“Black music is such a reflection of what is going on in Black life …”

                                                                                             ~ Mos Def

This playlist contains everything from the nouveau soul sounds of Conya Doss to the moving elegy bassist Charlie Mingus created in salute to jazz legend, saxophonist Lester Young to the stepping track of the Temptations … enjoy!

  1. “Letter” – Conya Doss
  2. “Chances Are” – Johnny Mathis
  3. “Now ‘til Forever” – Kirk Whalum
  4. “Goodbye, Pork Pie Hat” (Elegy for Lester Young) – Charlie Mingus
  5. “The Body” – Wale f. Jeremih [Explicit]
  6. “Stay” – The Temptations
  7. “Unstoppable” – Lianne La Havas