Queen & Slim Playlist: Love, Loss and Unity (Part 1)

Listen to Part 1 of a two-part radio special to coincide with the upcoming release of Queen & Slim on Fri 31 Jan, with a special preview + discussion and poetry on Wed 29 Jan.

In Part 1 Adam Murray (Come The Revolution member and Ujima Radio DJ) introduces us to his playlist which features some amazing artists from past and present, honours the legacy of black music and artists and the timeless themes in the film around love, loss and unity plus tracks from the Queen & Slim soundtrack.

Tracklist:

1. The Commodores – The Assembly Line, Machine Gun [1974]

2. Lauryn Hill – Guarding The Gates, Queen & Slim OST [2019]

3. Hawthorne Headhunters – If You Were My Baby, Myriad of Now [2011]

4. Syd –Getting Late, Queen & Slim OST [2019]

5. Mary J Blige ft. Method Man – I’ll Be There For You/You’re All I Need to Get By, HERstory Vol.1 [2019]

6. Weldon Irvine – I Love You, Sinbad [1976]

7. Bilal & Raphael Saadiq – Soul Sista Remix, Queen & Slim OST [2019]

8. Roy Ayers – Searching, Vibrations [1976]

9. Quelle Chris – Guns, Guns [2019]

10. Donald Byrd – Think Twice, Stepping Into Tomorrow [1975]

11. Vince Staples, 6LACK, Mereba – Yo Love, Queen & Slim OST [2019]

12. Hawthorne Headhunters – Teleport, Myriad of Now [2011]

13. Luther Vandross – Never Too Much, Never too Much [1981]

14. Visioneers – Runnin’, Dirty Old Hip Hop [2006]

Posted on Thu 23 Jan 2020.