Civil Rights Today: 15 Empowering Songs That Promote Freedom and Justice

As we're nearing Black History Month, add these hot picks to your playlist

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As we are nearing African American History Month in February, it is important to reflect and think about the progression and positive strides our country has made. Take a look at these 15 empowering Civil Rights songs you should have on your playlist this winter.

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1. Glory – Common ft. John Legend

‘Glory’ is a collaborative track by John Legend along with rapper Common from the soundtrack of the 2014 film Selma.The song contains powerful and meaningful lyrics, such as, “Freedom is like religion to us, justice is juxtaposition in us.”

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