A playlist of politically meaningful songs from throughout the past 70 years

 

Black Power | The Peace | Black Power | 1975

All Is One | Mighty Sparrow | Calypso A La King | 1970

To The White People Of America | New York Ensemble | Songs of Slavery and Emancipation | 2022

We Will Overcome | “Texas” Bill Strength | 1952

It’s Outrageous | Larry Estridge | Broadside Ballads, Vol. 7 | 1973

Already Guilty | Free Radicals, Swatara Olushola | White Power Outage, Vol. 1 | 2020

Profilin | The Frightners, Preet Patel | Always | 2022

Effects of Slavery | Macka B | Global Messenger | 2000

H2OGate Blues | Gil Scott-Heron, Brian Jackson | Winter In America | 1972

Politicians In My Eyes | Death | …For The Whole World To See | 2009 (1975)

Preacher and the Slave | Socialists | 2012-2019 | 2021