Music Mondays: Pre-Summer Playlist

a playlist in anticipation of nicer days / a playlist for when your soul is warmer than your surroundings / a playlist about jumping the gun.

Tracklist

1. Summer Breeze - The Isley Brothers
2. He Doesn't Even Know That I'm Alive - Blood Orange ft. Solange Knowles
3. My Jamaican Guy - Grace Jones
4. Stop On By - Rufus ft. Chaka Khan
5. Paisley Park - Prince And The Revolution
6. Maayo Wadi Dyam - Baaba Maal
7. Formation - Beyoncé
8. Inspiration Information - Shuggie Otis
9. Here Comes the Sun - Nina Simone
10. Flyin' High (In The Friendly Sky) - Marvin Gaye
11. Thanks Vision - Toro Y Moi

 

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