Various Artists

Take Me To The River (Original Soundtrack)

EGBA006
Release Notes
  • Official Soundtrack to the award winning Documentary, Take Me To The River, which won an audience award at SXSW
  • Exclusive collaborations between Snoop Dogg & William Bell, Yo Gotti & Bobby Blue Bland, Mavis Staples & North Mississippi All Stars
  • Also features Charlie Musselwhite, Terrence Howard, Bobby Rush and many more!

Take Me to the River: Music From the Motion Picture is the musical companion to Take Me to the River a feature film celebrating the inter-generational and inter-racial musical influence of Memphis in the face of pervasive discrimination and segregation. The record brings multiple generations of award-winning Memphis and Mississippi Delta musicians together to re-imagine the utopia of racial, gender and generational collaboration of Memphis in its heyday. Featuring Terrence Howard, William Bell, Snoop Dog, Mavis Staples, Otis Clay, Lil P-Nut, Charlie Musselwhite, Bobby “Blue” Bland, Yo Gotti, Bobby Rush, Frayser Boy, The North Mississippi All-Stars, the Stax Music Academy and many more.