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17 October 2019

In honor of Congressman Elijah Cummings of Baltimore, sharecropper’s son and a giant for justice. Assembled this morning, this playlist features songs about Baltimore, songs from artist with connections to Baltimore, and songs by Fannie Lou Hamer – a sharecropper’s daughter, a sharecropper, and a giant for justice.¬†

Walk. Morningside Gardens.
On Being a Sharecropper – Fannie Lou Hamer
Run Mourner, Run – Fannie Lou Hamer
Streets of Baltimore – Gram Parsons
Silver – Rik Ocasek
Raining in Baltimore – Counting Crows
You Think You’re a Man – Divine
Baltimore – Audra McDonald
Precious Lord – Fannie Lou Hamer
Baltimore – Nina Simone
This Little Light of Mine – Fannie Lou Hamer
Baltimore – Lyle Lovett
Road to Hell РAndré De Shields
Baltimore – Randy Newman
Baltimore Fire – Charlie Poole
Baltimore – Prince
I Know Where I’ve Been – Queen Latifah
Amazing Grace – Fannie Lou Hamer

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6 October 2019

Treadmill. Walk. Slow jog. Stretching. Gym at the Shire.
Precious Lord – Fannie Lou Hamer
Run Mourner, Run – Fannie Lou Hamer
City Called Heaven – Fannie Lou Hamer
All the Pretty Little Horses – Fannie Lou Hamer
I’m Gonna Land on the Shore – Fannie Lou Hamer
Oh Lord, You Know Just How I Feel – Fannie Lou Hamer
I’m Going Down to the River of Jordan – Fannie Lou Hamer
Jesus Is My Only Friend – Fannie Lou Hamer
Pick a Bale of Cotton – Fannie Lou Hamer
Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning – Fannie Lou Hamer
Walk with Me – Fannie Lou Hamer
This Little Light of Mine – Fannie Lou Hamer
Certainly Lord – Fannie Lou Hamer
Woke Up This Morning – Fannie Lou Hamer
Amazing Grace – Fannie Lou Hamer
Laramie – Magdalen Hsu-Li
Scarecrow – Melissa Etheridge
Matthew Shephard – Heather Lev
American Triangle – Elton John
Sunshine of Your Love – Cream
White Room – Cream
Presence of the Lord – Blind Faith

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