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20 July 2020

Walking. Slow jogging. Morningside Park. NK Body Philosophy.
Ya Rayah – Rachid Taha
Beethoven Symphony #3 in E Flat, Op. 56 “Eroica” – 3. Scherzo:Allegro Vivace – Amsterdam Symphony Orchestra
Change – Black 47
Three Miles Down – Gil Scott-Heron
Saduva – Miriam Makeba
Beautiful and Blue – Badfinger
Different Drum – Linda Ronstadt and the Stone Poneys
Never Let Go – Nitanis “Kit” Largo
Kalimera Agapi – Kelly Kelekidou
Release – Afro Celt Sound System
The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald – Gordon Lightfoot
See the Light – Earth, Wind & Fire
Glitter & Be Gay – Candide (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, thanks Sean)
The National Pastime – SMASH (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, thanks Sean)

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19 July 2020

Pacing. The Shire.
Honky Tonk Woman – The Pogues
Take the “A” Train – Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra
Matter of Time – Los Lobos, feat. Elvis Costello
I Had a Dream – John B. Sebastian
Just an Old-Fashioned Girl – Eartha Kitt & Henri Rene
Friends – Bette Midler
Beech Spring – Various
Baby Driver – Simon & Garfunkel
No Images – Sweet Honey in the Rock
Happy Feelin’ – Earth, Wind & Fire
Phonograph Blues – Robert Johnson
Out of Control – Eagles
Ain’t No Sunshine – Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Across the Great Divide – Nanci Griffith
Silver and Gold – U2
Stand and Be Counted – Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
Wishing It Was – Santana feat. Eagle-Eye Cherry
Wig in a Box – Hedwig and the Angry Inch (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, thanks Sean)
We Beseech Thee – Godspell (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, thanks Sean)
The Tennis Song – City of Angels (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, thanks Sean)

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13 July 2020

Pacing. The Shire.
Beeethoven: Symphony #6 in Fm Op. 68, “Pastoral” – Allegro – New York Philharmonic
Blessing of the Little Ones – A. Paul Ortega
Pressing On – John Doe
Midnight Caller – Badfinger
Ghetto Love – Macy Gray
Outlaw Blues – Queens of the Stone Age
Immigrant Song – Led Zeppelin
That’s the Way God Planned It – Billy Preston
Lady Madonna – The Beatles
Pulse – Chakra Khan
I’m Not Gonna Beg – Natalie Merchant
Standing in the Shadow of Love – The Four Tops
If I Were a Featherbed – John McCutcheon
No More Walks in the Wood – Eagles
Mama Will Provide – Once on This Island (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, thanks Sean)
Muddy Water – Big River (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, thanks Sean)
The Company Way – How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, thanks Sean)

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10 July 2020

Walk. Morningside Park. NK Body Philosophy.
Life Seeking Eternity – R. Carlos Nakai
Conquistador – Procol Harum
You’re So Vain – Carly Simon
There Goes My Baby – The Drifters
Home – Sheryl Crow
Koala Sprint – Midnight Oil
I Know My Love – The Chieftains with the Corrs
Pedro Navaja – Ruben Blades
A Brand New Me – Aretha Franklin
Dear Angie – Badfinger
You Gotta Feel It – Little Richard
Our Town – Iris DeMent
Slow – Kahi
Reason to Believe – Rod Stewart
Magic to Do – Pippin (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge – thanks Sean)
Children Will Listen – Into the Woods (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge – thanks Sean)
I Have Dreamed – King and I (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge – thanks Sean)

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5 July 2020

Pacing. The Shire.
Woodstock – Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
I Don’t Live Today – The Jimi Hendrix Experience
It Was So Easy – Carly Simon
As She Moved through the Fair – New Potatoes
The Letter – Natalie Merchant
Ain’t She Sweet – The Beatles
Come and Get Your Love – Redbone
Pretty Peg/Craig’s Pipes – Bothy Band
Mandolin Wind – Rod Stewart
Golden Feather – Robbie Robertson & The Red Road Ensemble
Outro Lado – Zuco 103
Ko’u Mana’o – Kimo Watanabe of Rebel Zion
Chrome Plated Heart – Melissa Etheridge
Republic – John Munro
Make Our Garden Grow – Candide (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, thanks Sean)
Brotherhood of Man – How to  Succeed in Business without Really Trying (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, thanks Sean)
Why Do the Wrong People Travel – Sail Away (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, thanks Sean)

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3 July 2020

Walking. Morningside Park. NK Body Philosophy
I Want to Be in Love – Melissa Etheridge
Clarao De Lua – Nazare’ Pereira
Cotton Jenny – Gordon Lightfoot
Malcolm’s Theme – Terence Blanchard
I Can Love You Better – The Chicks
End of the Land – Van Morrison
Heartbreak Even – Ani DiFranco
My Sweet Lord – George Harrison
Love Gone By – Dan Fogleberg
Gulf Coast Highway – Nanci Griffith
Tapwe Oma – Fawn Wood
El Aparecido – Victor Jara
My Closest Roaddogz – 2Pac
Black Mountain Blues – Bessie Smith
Damaged – TLC
Shiver Me Timbers – Bette Midler
The Lily and the Poppy – Eric Bogle
Into the Fire – The Scarlet Pimpernel (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, thanks Sean)
First You Dream – Steel Pier (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, thanks Sean)
She Used to Be Mine – Waitress (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, thanks Sean)

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14 June 2020

Pacing. The Shire.
Daughters of Sojourner Truth Playlist – Black History Bootcamp
Rain – Sunday Service
Let Praises Rise – Todd Galbreath, Anaysha Figueroa-Cooper
It Has Been Established – Jekaly, Carr
Speak to My Heart – Donnie McClurkin
Spirit Break Out – William, McDowell, Trinity Anderson
Made a Way – Travis Greene
Yes – Shekinah Glory Ministry

It’s Today – Mame (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, thanks Sean)

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13 June 2020

Walking. Morningside Heights.
Pacing. The Shire.
Feeling Good – Nina Simone
Get By – Talin Kweli
You Bring Me Joy – Mary J. Blige
UMI Says – Mos Def
Wish I Didn’t Miss You – Angie Stone
The Rain – Missy Elliott
Cold War – Janelle Monae
Orange Moon – Erykah Badu
Ultralight Beam – Sunday Service Choir
Bitch Better Have My Money – Rihanna
If I Ruled The World – Nas, Ms. Lauryn Hill
I Wanna Be Down – Brandy, MC Lyte Queen Latifa, Yo Yo
The Pleasure Principle – Janet Jackson
Flawless – Beyonce, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Desperado – Rhianna
Mad – Solange, Lil Wayne
Scuse Me – Lizzo
Real Love – Mary J. Bilge
Momma Look Sharp – 1776 (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, picked myself)

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6-7-8 June 2020

This playlist covers three days of exercise.

Walking. The Shire. Walking. Morningside Gardens.
California Soul – Marlena Shaw
My People – Erykah Badu
Optimistic – Sounds of Blackness
Glory – Common, John Legend
Ella’s Song – Sweet Honey in the Rock
I Owe You Nothing – Seinabo Sey
Shirley Chisholm 1972 – Shirley Chisholm
Everything Is Everything – Lauryn Hill
Trouble, Heartaches & Sadness – Ann Peebles
You’ll Never Walk Alone – Aretha Franklin
I Can’t Stand the Rain – Ann Peebles
You Brought the Sunshine – The Clark Sisters
A Change Is Gonna Come – Ledisi
Soul Sista – Bilal, Rhapael Saadiq
Rose in Harlem – Yeyana Taylor
The Shores of Normady – Jim Radford
The Road to the Isles – Rob Crabtree
My Head Is Filled with Music – The Real McKenzies
Bobby Kennedy – Black 47
Sign O’ the Times – Prince
We March – Prince
Dreamer – Prince
Land of Lola – Kinky Boots

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24 May 2020

Walking (under strict conditions). Morningside Gardens. Pacing. The Shire,
Following songs by Carter Anderson:
Not the Last Gentleman
Daddy’s Little Trip
Left in the Dark
The One That Got Away
I Apologize
The One I Want
Because You Love Me
Don’t Want to Get Away
Is My Love Enough
Will You Marry Me
You Make my Day

Following songs by  Bob Dylan:
Shelter from the Storm
One More Cup of Coffee
Positively Fourth Street
My Back Pages
The Mighty Quinn (Quinn the Eskimo)
All Along the Watchtower
Like a Rolling Stone
Mississipi
The Times They Are A-Changing
Girl from the North Country (with Johnny Cash)
You Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere
Blowing in the Wind
Idiot Wind
Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door – Everybody (30th Anniversary Concert – BobFest)

C’est Moi – Camelot (Playbill 30-Day Song Challenge, thanks Sean)

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