Gilles Peterson: Songs of Protest, Resistance and Freedom // 04-06-20

Tune in for a 3-hour show from Gilles Peterson to start your day, coming to you live from Brownswood Basement. Today Gilles Peterson presents a selection of tunes for protest, resistance and freedom. Tracklist:

Curtis Mayfield - Back to the World
Hugh Masekela - Stimela
Max Roach and Abbey Lincoln - Tear for Johannesburg
Ndikho Xaba and the natives - freedom
nina simone - mississippi goddam
philip cohran and the artistic heritage ensemble - malcolm x
mike ladd - feb 4, 1999 (for all those killed by cops)
Special AKA - racist friend
steel pulse - handsworth revolution
Linton Kwesi Johnson - Sonny’s lettah (anti-sus poem)
Havana cultura band - espere mi gente
billie holiday - strange fruit
bob dylan - the lonesome death of hattie carroll
gary bartz - rivers I’ve known rivers
4 hero and ursula rucker - loveless
mike james kirkland - hang on in there
Chuck D - no no
Iam - les sous la meme etoile
lauryn hill - black rage
nara lead - opiniao
hector laude - mi gente
fela kuti and afrika 70 - zombie
the soul jazz men - nolali
Roberta flack - compared to what
billy paul - am I black enough for you
mos def - mathematics
79rs gang - history
donny hathaway - someday we’ll all be free
john coltrane - alabama
count ossie and the mystic revelation of rastafari - 400 years
young disciples - freedom suite
public enemy - fight the power

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