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Mavis Staples Booking Agency Profile

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Mavis Staples is an American rhythm & blues and gospel singer that has one of the most recognizable voices in contemporary music. She began her singing career as the lead vocalist to her family’s gospel band, The Staple Singers. They hit fame with their song “Uncloudy Day”, which was a best seller. They also sang popular songs like “Long Walk to D.C.” and “When Will We Be Paid” that helped their music resonate with young people around the country. Mavis Staples' solo career began with Epic Records. Her music has become an inspirational force to popular culture and music today. She has influenced many amazing artists, from Bob Dylan to Ice Cube. She has also recorded with a wide variety of musicians. Bob Dylan and Staples were nominated for a Grammy for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals for their duet “Gotta Change My Way of Thinking”. She won her very first Grammy, in the category Best American Album, for You Are Not Alone and has gone on to win another Grammy in Best American Roots Performance for See That My Grave is Kept Clean. Staples has been induced into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the Blues Hall of Fame..

How to hire Mavis Staples for an event

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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Mavis Staples to perform.

Many performers, actors, speakers and other talent like Mavis Staples in certain cases will consider virtual appearances via live streaming. They perhaps may accept lower fees too. If you are seriously interested in booking Mavis Staples or other talent shown on our site, we will research their desire and the specific fee for your live-streaming event or project request.
Mavis Staples's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Mavis Staples for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate with the price range to book Mavis Staples, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Mavis Staples. After we consult with them, we will provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the accurate Mavis Staples booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Mavis Staples for an event?" is a frequent question we get. The final Mavis Staples booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Mavis Staples charge for an event. An example fee to book Mavis Staples is in the starting range of $25,000-$39,999. However, any recent popularity change would cause a price fluctuation well beyond this example. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price as well. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
CTI negotiates on behalf of professional event planners and talent buyers for paid appearances! We cannot give out direct contact information of the Mavis Staples agent or help distribute fan mail, personal messages, gifts, requests for free appearances, or donations of time. The Mavis Staples manager and agent will only work with us if we present them with funded offers for their client to work your event.
There is low probability to book Mavis Staples for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Mavis Staples agent on your behalf if your funding is in place. By not having funding ready then it will more difficult to book Mavis Staples, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Mavis Staples booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Mavis Staples, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
R&B-Funk, R&B-Urban, R&B-Motown, Gospel, R&B-Track Show, R&B, Female, Age Group-60's+, African American
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