Memphis Soul Workshop at the White House (11 images)

First Lady Michelle Obama hosts a Memphis soul workshop for high school students at the White House. Guests included Sam Moore, Mavis Staples, Justin Timberlake.
Updated: April 9, 2013 at 3:58 PM
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Sam Moore, of the legendary group called Sam and Dave, and Mavis Staples, of the Staple Singers, enjoy a light moment during the Memphis Soul Workshop in the State Dining Room of the White House on April 9, 2013 in Washington, DC. Mavis had mention that it was easy to transition to soul music from gospel music by substituting 'baby' for 'Jesus'. First Lady Michelle Obama hosted the workshop for high school students. Guests also included Charlie Musselwhite, Ben Harper and Justin Timberlake. UPI/Pat Benic
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