Khalid, Tee Grizzley & More Artists Curate Spotify Black Music Month Playlists

Songs by 2Pac, Erykah Badu, Bob Marley, Nas, OutKast, Aretha Franklin, and James Brown make the respective lists.

(AllHipHop News) Some of today's leading musicians are showing love to other acts by celebrating Black Music Month. On behalf of Billboard, R&B singers Khalid, Lloyd, and BJ The Chicago Kid curated Black Music Month playlists on Spotify. Detroit rapper Tee Grizzley created a collection of records too.

Khalid’s list features legends like 2Pac, Erykah Badu, Janet Jackson, and TLC. Tee Grizzley chose songs by performers such as Childish Gambino, Nas, Kendrick Lamar and Drake. Lloyd and BJ leaned more towards old school tunes.

Khalid’s Black Music Month Playlist:

  1. Keep Ya Head Up – 2Pac

  2. Didn’t Cha Know – Erykah Badu

  3. If I ruled the World (Imagine That) – Nas, Lauryn Hill

  4. Waterfalls – TLC

  5. One Love / People Get Ready (Medley) – Bob Marley & The Wailers

  6. Beautiful Bliss – Wale, Melanie Fiona, J. Cole

  7. Got ‘Til It’s Gone – Janet Jackson, Q-Tip, Joni Mitchell

  8. All Falls Down – Kanye West, Syleena Johnson

  9. Ex-Factor – Lauryn Hill

  10. Ain’t No Moutain High Enough – Marvin Gaye, Tammi Terrell

  11. Talk – Khalid

  12. Redbone – Childish Gambino

  13. Adorn – Miguel

  14. ABC – The Jackson 5

Listen on Spotify here.

Lloyd’s Black Music Month Playlist:

  1. Everything I Have is Yours (10” Version) – Billie Holiday

  2. Give Me Your Love (Love Song) – Curtis Mayfield

  3. Grandma’s Hands (Live) – Bill Withers

  4. While I’m Alone (Remastered) – Maze, Frankie Beverly

  5. Take Some–Leave Some – James Brown

  6. Hey Gypsy Boy – Jimi Hendrix

  7. Coffin for Head of State (Part 1 & 2) – Fela Kuti

  8. Miraisahina (Unity) – Nogabe Randriaharimalala

  9. No Room for Doubt – Lianne La Havas, Willy mason

  10. My Ship (Mono Version) – Miles Davis

  11. Liberian Girl (2012 Remastered Version) – Michael Jackson

  12. Small Axe – Bob Marley & The Wailers

  13. Visions – Steve Wonder

  14. My Babe – Little Walter

  15. Gold in Timbuktu – K’NAAN

  16. U, Black Maybe – Common, Bilal

  17. Real Big – Nipsey Hussle, Marsha Ambrosius

  18. Plastic 100°C – Sampha

  19. Stay – Nas, Large Professor

  20. Guess Who – Goodie Mob

  21. Didn’t Cha Know – Erykah Badu

  22. Da Art of Storytellin’ (Pt. 1) – OutKast

  23. Slowly Surely – Jill Scott

  24. Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) – Marvin Gaye

Listen on Spotify here.

Tee Grizzley’s Black Music Month Playlist

  1. This is America – Childish Gambino

  2. No Problem – Chance the Rapper, Lil Wayne, 2 Chainz

  3. Many Men (Wish Death) – 50 Cent

  4. I Can – Nas

  5. God’s Plan – Drake

  6. Trauma – Meek Mill

  7. MIDDLE CHILD – J. Cole

  8. My Dawg – Lil Baby

  9. HUMBLE. – Kendrick Lamar

  10. Dear Mama – 2Pac

  11. No Lies – Ralo

  12. Testimony – Kodak Black

  13. Make It Out – Lil Durk

  14. Get Up 10 – Cardi B

Listen on Spotify here.

BJ The Chicago Kid’s Black Music Month Playlist

  1. The Light – Common

  2. Find a Way – A Tribe Called Quest

  3. Blast – Reflection Eternal, Vinia Mojica

  4. C.R.E.A.M – Wu-Tang Clan

  5. Dear Mama – 2Pac

  6. Keep Ya Head Up – 2Pac

  7. Young, Gifted and Black – Aretha Franklin

  8. Body and Soul (Mono Version) – Louis Armstrong

  9. Feeling Good – Nina Simone

  10. Bring It On Home to Me – Sam Cooke

  11. There It Is – James Brown

  12. I Say A Little Prayer – Aretha Franklin

  13. Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I’m Yours) – Stevie Wonder

  14. Get Up (I Feel Like Being A) Sex Machine (Pt. 1 & 2) – James Brown

Listen on Spotify here.