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Craig Charles' Civil Rights Anthems

Craig Charles selects pivotal songs of protest from funk and soul musicians of the 1960s and 70s. It's Craig's top 10 songs of freedom *contains language that may offend*. The Craig Charles Funk and Soul Show, Saturdays at 1800 on 6 Music.

Last updated: 12 Oct 2016Tracks: 10

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  • Strange Fruit Billie Holiday
  • We Shall Overcome Mahalia Jackson
  • Mississippi Goddam Nina Simone
  • A Change Is Gonna Come Sam Cooke
  • Freedom Highway The Staple Singers
  • The Motor City is Burning John Lee Hooker
  • Say It Loud (I'm Black and I'm Proud) James Brown
  • Wake Up, N****** The Last Poets
  • This Land Odetta