There are so many solo artists and groups that started the Soul movement and when it exploded there were many more. What happened to them? Are they still around or have they retired into obscurity? Each of us has a particular period or periods where in our minds the soul music was sweet. It talked to us. It brought out our emotions. This is why on this page I am listing the artists under the type of soul music Where they had their greatest hits.


Memphis Soul:

Al Green

Ann Peebles

Booker T. Jones

Booker T. & The MG's

Carla Thomas

Dave Porter

Dan Greer

Eddie Floyd

George Jackson

Isaac Hayes

Johnnie Taylor

Little Milton

Luther Ingram

Mel & Tim

Otis Redding

Rufus Thomas

Sam & Dave

Staple Singers

Steve Cropper

The Bar-Kays

The Mar-Kays

The Soul Children

William Bell

Wilson Pickett