Episode #114b – Celebrating the Soulful Diva – Sade’s Birthday

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The Funk Excursion w/ Badd Kitti hosts a Double Celebration: honoring RevMartin Luther King, Jr. with socially and politically conscious music.
And, giving a birthday nod to the Diva of Funk & Fashion, Sade, 61 on January 16th, and known to have penned some socially conscious music in her own right, which makes this birthday double-header all the more appropriate. Keep the Dream Alive, Y’all!

Included: Aretha Franklin, Curtis Mayfield, Earth, Wind & Fire, Gil Scot Heron, Prince, Roy Ayers, Donny Hathaway, and more…

Hour 1
Song Artist Album

Year

Happy Birthday Stevie Wonder Hotter Than July

1980

(To Be) Young, Gifted, And Black Aretha Franklin Young, Gifted and Black

1967

Beautiful Brother Of Mine Curtis Mayfield Roots

1971

Slave Song Sade Lovers Rock

2000

Remember the Children (Remastered) Earth, Wind & Fire Last Days and Time

1972

Message In Our Music The O’jays Message In The Music

1976

The Road Black Experience Band single

1974

Why Can’t We Live Together Sade Diamond Life

1984

Winter In America Gil Scott Heron Winter in America

1974

Tar Baby Sade Promise

1985

Is It A Crime Sade Promise

1985

Hour 1
Song Artist Album

Year

Black House (Paint The White House Black) Amp Fiddler feat. Slay & Robbie Inspiration Information

2008

You Haven’t Done Nothin’ Stevie Wonder Fulfillingness’ First Finale

1974

When Will We B Paid? Prince Digital Single Rrelease

2001

Dreaming About You The Blackbyrds Action

1977

Somebody’s Watching You Rufus Featuring Chaka Khan Rufusized

1974

Searching Roy Ayers The Best Of Roy Ayers

1976

Turn My Back On You Sade Stronger Than Pride

1988

High On Sunshine Commodores
Nothing Can Come Between Us Sade Stronger Than Pride

1988

Kiss of Life Sade Love Deluxe

1992

Lovers Rock Sade Lovers Rock

2000

To Be Young Gifted and Black Donnie Hathaway Everything is Everything

1970

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