1/17/2011 Bop Street


Putting Aside the usual Merry Making, Today we feature SONGS OF FREEDOM commemorating the Life, the Legacy and the Dream of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

Playlist Tracks: 
The Staple Singers - We the People
Album: BeAltitude: Respect Yourself; Label: Stax
The O'Jays - Love Train
Album: Collectors Items; Label: Columbia/Philadelphia International
Sly and the Family Stone - Stand!
Album: Greatest Hits; Label: Columbia
The Impressions - Keep On Pushin'
Album: The Anthology 1961-1977; Label: MCA
The Impressions - We're a Winner
Album: The Anthology 1961-1977; Label: MCA
Smokey Robinson and the Miracles - Abraham, Martin and John
Album: The Anthology; Label: Motown
The Young Rascals - People Got to Be Free
Album: The Ultimate Rascals; Label: WEA
Solomon Burke - I Wish I Knew (How It Felt to be Free)
Album: I Wish I Knew; Label: Sequel/Atlantic (UK)
The Impressions - People Get Ready
Album: The Anthology 1961-1971; Label: MCA
The Staple Singers - Slow Train
Album: Soul Flok in Action; Label: Stax
James Carr - Freedom Train
Album: The Essential James Carr; Label: Razor and Tie
Aretha Franklin - People Get Ready
Album: The Queen of Soul; Label: Rhino/Atlantic
The Staple Singers - Long Walk to D.C.
Album: Soul Folk in Action; Label: Stax
The Dixie Hummingbirds - Our Prayer For Peace
Album: The Best of the Dixie Hummingbirds; Label: MCA/Peacock
The Jubilee Hummingbirds - Our Freedom Song
Album: Let Freedom Sing; Label: Time/Life
Sam Cooke - A Change is Gonna Come
Album: The Man and His Music; Label: RCA
The Swan Silvertones - A Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King
Album: Happy With Jesus Alone; Label: BMG/Liquid
The Blind Boys of Alabama - Free at Last
Album: Down in New Orleans; Label: Time/Life
George Perkins and the Silver Stars - Crying in the Streets Pt. 1
Album: Sweet Soul Music; Label: MCA
Pops Staple - Why Am I Treated So Bad
Album: Father, Father; Label: Point Blank
The Staple Singers - I'll Take You There
Album: The Very Best of the Staple Singers; Label: Stax
Isley, Jasper, Isley - Caravan of Love
Album: Anthology; Label: Rhino
Stevie Wonder - A Place in the Sun
Album: Greatest Hits; Label: Motown
Ray Charles - America the Beautiful
Album: The Greatest Hits; Label: Sandstone Music
Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings - This Land Is Your Land
Album: Naturally; Label: DapTone
Curtis Mayfield and the Impressions - This Is My Country
Album: Best of; Label: Curtom
Chris Kenner - Memories of a King
Album: 32 Greatest Hits From New Orleans; Label: Valient
Air Date: 
January 17, 2011