Last night, Mavis Staples and Jeff Tweedy paid a visit to The Colbert Report.
The pair sat down for an interview with Colbert in addition to performing “You Are Not Alone,” off of Staples’ Tweedy-produced album of the same name.
Watch the duo singing “You Are Not Alone” below:
The Colbert ReportMon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30cMavis Staples & Jeff Tweedy – You Are Not Alonewww.colbertnation.comColbert Report Full Episodes2010 ElectionMarch to Keep Fear Alive
Check out Staples recalling opening for Martin Luther King, Jr. and answering Colbert’s question of “Why haven’t you found a sound yet?” here:
The Colbert ReportMon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30cMavis Staples & Jeff Tweedywww.colbertnation.comColbert Report Full Episodes2010 ElectionMarch to Keep Fear Alive