Playlist

Protest music, then and now

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Song Artist Album
We Shall Overcome - Live
Joan Baez · In Concert
Joan Baez In Concert 3:31
Blowin' In The Wind - Remastered
Peter, Paul and Mary · The Very Best of Peter, Paul and Mary
Peter, Paul and Mary The Very Best of Peter, Paul and Mary 2:57
How I Got Over - Live
Mahalia Jackson · The Essential Mahalia Jackson
Mahalia Jackson The Essential Mahalia Jackson 7:17
This Little Light Of Mine - Live
The Freedom Singers · Freedom: Songs From The Heart Of America
The Freedom Singers Freedom: Songs From The Heart Of America 2:22
I've Been Buked
Mahalia Jackson · Gospels, Spirituals, & Hymns Volume 2
Mahalia Jackson Gospels, Spirituals, & Hymns Volume 2 5:11
He's Got the Whole World in His Hands
Marian Anderson · The Very Best Of
Marian Anderson The Very Best Of 2:03
If I Had A Hammer - Remastered
Peter, Paul and Mary · The Very Best of Peter, Paul and Mary
Peter, Paul and Mary The Very Best of Peter, Paul and Mary 2:01
Wade In The Water
The Staple Singers · Freedom Highway
The Staple Singers Freedom Highway 2:57
Free at Last
The Blind Boys Of Alabama · Free at Last
The Blind Boys Of Alabama Free at Last 3:30
Mississippi Goddam - Unedited version from original live concert
Nina Simone · To Be Free: The Nina Simone Story
Nina Simone To Be Free: The Nina Simone Story 6:54
A Change Is Gonna Come
Otis Redding · Stax Profiles: Otis Redding
Otis Redding Stax Profiles: Otis Redding 4:17
People Get Ready
Aretha Franklin · Lady Soul [w/bonus selections]
Aretha Franklin Lady Soul [w/bonus selections] 3:44
We Shall Not Be Moved
Mavis Staples · We'll Never Turn Back
Mavis Staples We'll Never Turn Back 4:32
Freedom Train
Sweet Honey In The Rock · Songs Of Freedom ~ 20th Anniversary
Sweet Honey In The Rock Songs Of Freedom ~ 20th Anniversary 4:18
99 and 1/2
Mavis Staples · We'll Never Turn Back
Mavis Staples We'll Never Turn Back 4:46
Will The Circle Be Unbroken
The Staple Singers · Freedom Highway
The Staple Singers Freedom Highway 2:38
We Are Americans Too (featuring excerpt from President Barack Obama's Inaugural Speech)
Nat King Cole · Voices Of Change, Then and Now
Nat King Cole Voices Of Change, Then and Now 3:12
Amazing Grace
Aretha Franklin · Rhino Hi-Five: Gospel
Aretha Franklin Rhino Hi-Five: Gospel 10:50
Woke Up This Morning With My Mind Stayed On Freedom - Voice
Sweet Honey In The Rock , James Horner · Freedom Song - Television Soundtrack
Sweet Honey In The Rock, James Horner Freedom Song - Television Soundtrack 3:31
Say It Loud, I'm Black and I'm Proud - Pt. 1 & 2
James Brown · Gold
James Brown Gold 4:51
What's Going On - Original Single Mix
Marvin Gaye · What's Going On - 40th Anniversary (Super Deluxe)
Marvin Gaye What's Going On - 40th Anniversary (Super Deluxe) 3:46
The Times They Are A-Changin'
Bob Dylan · Music From The Motion Picture Watchmen
Bob Dylan Music From The Motion Picture Watchmen 3:13
To Be Young, Gifted and Black
Nina Simone · The Essential Nina Simone
Nina Simone The Essential Nina Simone 2:47
This Land Is Your Land
Woody Guthrie · O Brother Is This Americana
Woody Guthrie O Brother Is This Americana 2:20
Bring Them Home (If You Love Your Uncle Sam)
Pete Seeger , Ani Difranco , Steve Earle , Billy Bragg · Seeds: The Songs Of Pete Seeger, Volume 3
Pete Seeger, Ani Difranco, Steve Earle, Billy Bragg Seeds: The Songs Of Pete Seeger, Volume 3 3:44
Ain't Gonna Be Treated This Away
Woody Guthrie · Bury Me Beneath The Willow
Woody Guthrie Bury Me Beneath The Willow 3:27
Where Have All the Flowers Gone?
Pete Seeger · Pete Seeger: A Link In The Chain
Pete Seeger Pete Seeger: A Link In The Chain 1:54
Waiting For The Great Leap Forwards
Billy Bragg · Workers Playtime
Billy Bragg Workers Playtime 4:36
Peace Train
Cat Stevens · The Very Best Of Cat Stevens
Cat Stevens The Very Best Of Cat Stevens 4:11
Redemption Song
Bob Marley & The Wailers · Gold
Bob Marley & The Wailers Gold 3:48