Mavis Staples
WATCH: The Top 10 Performances at the 2013 Grammy Awards

This year’s performances were the best in recent memory, so have a look at 10 of our favorites.

Jazzfest 2012 Lineup

Mavis Staples, Kennedy Center Honor: Photos of the Singer

WATCH: The Top 10 Performances at the 2013 Grammy Awards

Jazzfest 2012 Lineup

Jazzfest 2012 is coming up: The Eagles, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Foo Fighters, The Beach Boys 50th Anniversary Reunion, John Mayer, Al Green, Herbie Hancock, Bon Iver, My Morning Jacket, Bunny Wailer, Steel Pulse, Levon Helm Band with Mavis Staples, The Funky Meters and so many more.

Mavis Staples, Kennedy Center Honor: Photos of the Singer

WATCH: The Top 10 Performances at the 2013 Grammy Awards

Jazzfest 2012 Lineup

Mavis Staples, Kennedy Center Honor: Photos of the Singer

WATCH: The Top 10 Performances at the 2013 Grammy Awards

Jazzfest 2012 Lineup

Mavis Staples, Kennedy Center Honor: Photos of the Singer

WATCH: The Top 10 Performances at the 2013 Grammy Awards

Jazzfest 2012 Lineup

Mavis Staples, Kennedy Center Honor: Photos of the Singer

Gospel and R&B singer Mavis Staples will be recognized at the Kennedy Center Honors, airing tonight on CBS.

WATCH: The Top 10 Performances at the 2013 Grammy Awards

Jazzfest 2012 Lineup

Mavis Staples, Kennedy Center Honor: Photos of the Singer

WATCH: The Top 10 Performances at the 2013 Grammy Awards

This year’s performances were the best in recent memory, so have a look at 10 of our favorites.

Jazzfest 2012 Lineup

Mavis Staples, Kennedy Center Honor: Photos of the Singer

WATCH: The Top 10 Performances at the 2013 Grammy Awards

Jazzfest 2012 Lineup

Jazzfest 2012 is coming up: The Eagles, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Foo Fighters, The Beach Boys 50th Anniversary Reunion, John Mayer, Al Green, Herbie Hancock, Bon Iver, My Morning Jacket, Bunny Wailer, Steel Pulse, Levon Helm Band with Mavis Staples, The Funky Meters and so many more.