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Highway 61| US music history

Memphis - Stax Museum.STAX was founded in 1957, inspired by the success of Sun Records. Some of his artists were Carla Thomas, Mar-Keys, Rufus Thomas, William Bell, Sam and Dave, and Otis Redding. By the late 1990s, a group of community leaders, philanthropists and former Stax employees formed the Soulsville he parent organization for the Stax Museum of American Soul Music, the Stax Music Academy and the Soulsville Charter School.Foundation