Category Archives: New York

15 February 2020

Walking. Morningside Gardens.
Thunder – Nuttin’ But Stringz
My Life – Mary J. Bilge
Crosstown Traffic Jimi Hendrix
Real Real – Nina Simone
Juneteenth – Cast of Black-ish
Dizzy Atmosphere – Dizzy Gillespie
Wholy Holy – Marvin Gaye
Been in the Storm – Ranky Tanky
We Shall Walk through the Valley – The Princely Players
A Change Is Gonna Come – The Neville Brothers
Left in the Dark – Carter Anderson
Glory of Love – Otis Redding
You’ll Have to Swing It – Ella Fitzgerald
I Love the Rain – Lenny Kravitz
Weepin’ Willow Blues – Bessie Smith
Feelings Flowing – Smokey Robinson
Wading Through – Terence Blanchard

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11 February 2020

Walking. Morningside Heights.
Unless otherwise noted, all songs are by Ladysmith Black Mambazo.
Nkosi Sikelel ‘IAfrica
House of Exile – Lucky Dube
Mandela – Hugh Masekela
Nelson Mandela – Special AKA
Izithembiso Zenkosi
Kubi Ukungalaleli
Uphi Umhlobo
Yimani
Silgugu Isiphambano
Limnandi Izulu
Ayanqikaza Amagwala
Isimanga Salomhlaba
Ungikhumbule
Udia Nge’nduku Zabanye
Lifikile Ivangeli
Induku Zethu
Isono Sami Sentombi
Nomathemba
Mdube
Inkanyezi Nezazi
Shosholoza
Halala South Africa
Thula Thula
Go Well and Peace Be with You
Nkosi Sikelel ‘IAfrica

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6 February 2020

Walking. Morningside Gardens.
Soul Rebel – Bob Marley
Cheer Up – Bob Marley
Is This Love – Bob Marley & The Wailers
No Woman No Cry – Bob Marley & The Wailers
Three Little Birds – Bob Marley & The Wailers
Buffalo Soldier – Bob Marley & The Wailers
Get Up Stand Up – Bob Marley & The Wailers
I Shot the Sheriff – Bob Marley & The Wailers
Waiting in Vain – Bob Marley & The Wailers
Redemption Song – Bob Marley & The Wailers
Exodus – Bob Marley & The Wailers
One Love – Bob Marley & The Wailers
Treat You Right – Bob Marley & The Wailers
Them Belly Full – Bob Marley & The Wailers

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7 February 2020

Walking. Morningside Gardens.
Go Down, Moses – Paul Robeson
I Can’t Breathe – Garner Family
Brown Skin – India. Arie
One Mic – Nas
Eyes on the Prize – Mavis Staples
Americans – Janell Monae
i – Kendrick Lamar
Formation – Beyonce
Wake up Evertbody – Keb’ Mo’
Penitentiary Philosophy – Erykah Badu
Brotha – Angie Stone
No Knock – Gil Scott-Heron
I’m Gonna Land on the Shore – Fannie Lou Hamer
Sandra’s Smile – Blood Orange
Say My Name – Maimouna Youssef

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5 February 2020

Walking. Morningside Gardens.
Don’t Believe the Hype – Public Enemy
Renegades of Funk – Afrika Bambaata & The Soul Sonic Force
Colors – Ice-T
Talkin’ Bout a Revolution – Tracy Chapman
Control – Janet Jackson
Proud to be Black – Run-DMC
Lavi Difisil – Our Native Daughters
He Loves Me – Brittany Howard
I’m on My Way to Freedom Land – Sweet Honey in the Rck
Stand Your Ground – Pharoahe Monch
Super Life – Chaka Khan
Rest in Power – Black THought

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4 February 2020

Walking. Morningside Gardens.
Sister Rosa – The Neville Brothers
Rosa Sat – MUSE, Cincinnati’s Women’s Choir
Rosa Parks – Outkast
I Should Be Proud – Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
What’s Going On – Marvin Gaye
Ball of Confusion – The Temptations
Black Man – Stevie Wonder
Machine Gun – Jimi Hendrix
Black Is – The Last Poets
Give More Power to the People – The Chi-Lites
Be Real Black for Me – Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway
Black Maybe – Syreeta
I Stand Accused – Isaac Hayes
Precious Lord – The Blind Boys of Alabama

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3 February 2020

Treadmill. Stretching. Blink.
People Get Ready – The Impressions
Soul Man – Sam & Dave
James Brown – Say It Loud – I’m Black and I’m Proud
Think – Aretha Franklin
Everyday People – Sly & The Family Stone
The Klan – Richie Havens
Friendship Train – Gladys Knight & The Pips
Shadows of Society – Diana Ross & The Supremes
The Ghetto – Donny Hathaway
Alabama – John Coltrane Quartet
Freedom – Charles Mingus
Mississippi Goddam – Nina Simone
Dancing in the Street – Martha Reeves & The Vandellas
A Change Is Gonna Come – Sam Cooke
Polly Ann’s Hammer – Our Native Daughters
Virtuoso – Black Violin
Run Mourner, Run – Fannie Lou Hamer
Stille Tränen, Op. 32, No. 10 – Marian Anderson

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