Category Archives: Candi Staton

He Called Me Baby

He Called Me Baby was originally entitled She Called Me Baby, a country song written by Harlan Howard. Until about ten years ago I had only ever heard the Patsy Cline version. I was travelling home from Edinburgh, late one … Continue reading

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One More Hurt

I can’t think of a more uplifting way to ease into a new working week than to the dulcet tones of Candi Staton. I picked this up in Belfast last week while digging about Head and I have to say … Continue reading

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Something To Warm Us Up

With all the snow around and sub zero temperatures , I prescribe sitting down with the Candi Staton Honest Jons compilation and a mug of hot Ribena. Candi Staton – In The Ghetto

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Candi Staton

For those of you who think that all there was to Candi Staton was Young Hearts Run Free or as the featured singer on a rather good house track by The Source, I implore you to check out this album. … Continue reading

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