Erykah Badu Creates Soul Music Mix to Heal the World
All around the world, people are shouting the reminder that black lives matter. Homegrown and international terrorism is still alive and well. And we still don't know what happened to Sandra Bland.
But, Erykah Badu, aka DJ Lo Down Loretta Brown, hopes to heal all the wounds of the soul through the power of music in her new mix, FEEL BETTER, WORLD! … LOVE, MS.BADU.
The 80-minute mix features soothing revolutionary soul, funk and jazz songs by Earth, Wind & Fire, Stevie Wonder, the Emotions, Donny Hathaway and Ms. Erykah Badu herself, to name a few.
“ALL OVER THE GLOBE…KEEP WALKING TALL BROTHERS AND SISTERS. SOMEDAY WE WILL ALL BE FREE. THE WORLD IS IN NEED OF HEALING…. I CAREFULLY AND LOVINGLY SELECTED HIGH FREQUENCY TONES FOR THE SOUL…. PLEASE LISTEN FROM TOP TO BOTTOM," reads the description of the selection on Mixcloud.
The musical journey of synths, drums and soulful vocals ends with "Someday We'll All Be Free" by Donny Hathaway.
"Never mind your fears / Brighter days will soon be here / Take it from me / Someday, we'll all be free, yeah," sings Hathaway.
Catch a vibe while listening to the Ms. Badu's mix below.
Erykah Badu's FEEL BETTER WORLD! ... LOVE, MS BADU Track List
1. "Drinking Song" - Gary Bartz
2. "Come Into Knowledge" - RAMP
3. "Africano" - Earth Wind & Fire
4. "People ... Hold On" - Eddie Kendricks
5. "King Heroin" - James Brown
6. "Lord Help Me" - Donny Hathaway
7. "Blessed" - The Emotions
8. "See the Light" - Earth, Wind & Fire
9. "When There Is No Sun" - Sun Ra
10. "Visions (Live)" - Stevie Wonder
11. "Sack Full of Dreams" - Donny Hathaway
12. "The Blessing Song" - Michael White
13. "World Keeps Turnin'" - Erykah Badu
14. "The Third Eye" - Roy Ayers
15. "Watching Over" - The Emotions
16. "Brazilian Rhyme" - Earth Wind & Fire
17. "Love's In Need of Love Today" - Stevie Wonder
18. "Some Day We’ll All Be Free" - Donny Hathaway
Listen to Erykah Badu's FEEL BETTER WORLD! ... LOVE, MS. BADU
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