At a time when the music business was dominated by men, the Memphis soul label Stax Records employed a host of women in key positions.
The Gospel Truth was Stax Records' varied religious imprint. This introduction highlights some of the best music to come out on the label.
‘The Gospel Truth: The Complete Singles Collection’ is out November 13.
The monthly series, featuring DJ Jared ‘Jay B’ Boyd, kicks off Sunday on the iconic soul label’s Instagram.
The series begins with the Rance Allen Group’s self-titled debut album from 1972.