BILLBOARD TOP 40 HITS 1971: #198: ‘RESPECT YOURSELF’- THE STAPLE SINGERS

Be Altitude: Respect Yourself: How The Staple Singers Took Us Higher

Billboard Top 40 Hits 1971: #198: ‘Respect Yourself’- The Staple Singers. October 16, 1971.

  • Single: ‘Respect Yourself’- The Staple Singers
  • Record Company- Stax
  • Genre: Soul
  • Written by Luther Ingram and Mack Rice
  • Time: 3:30
  • B-side:’ You’re Gonna Make Me Cry’
  • Album- Be Attitude: Respect Yourself
  • Grade: A+
  • Peaked at #12 14 weeks in Billboard Hot 100.

The Staple Singers- had 7 Hot 100 singles and 4 Top 40 hits from 1967-72. Their biggest hit went to #1- “I’ll Take You There’ 1972. The Staple Singers were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1999.

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