“There are all forms of it that we forgotten … I want to remind people that Black music is amazing …”

~ Robert Glasper

This playlist contains everything from the nouveau soul sounds of D’Angelo and the hip grit of Curtis Mayfield from the ‘70s Black film classic, Uptown Saturday Night, to the Afro-pop masterpiece of the “Lion of Africa”, Manu Dibango … enjoy!

  1. Otis Redding – “Hard to Handle”
  2. D’Angelo – “Alright”
  3. Curtis Mayfield and the Staple Singers – “Big Mac”
  4. Shirley Horn – “Come Back to Me”
  5. Manu Dibango – “Soul Makossa”
  6. Minnie Riperton – “Baby, This Love I Have”
  7. Enchantment – “Sunshine”