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Songs About Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Abraham, Martin and John by Dion (written by Dick Holler)
Pride (In The Name of Love) by U2
MLK by U2
Letter To The King by The Game, Nas
Up To The Mountain by Patty Griffin
By The Time I Get To Arizona by Public Enemy
I Have a Dream by ABBA, also Westlife
God Rest His Soul by Gregg Allman
Walk A Mile by Vitamin L
Made In America by Jay-Z, Kanye West, Frank Ocean
Martin's Heart by Vitamin L
Happy Birthday (Tribute to both Nelson Mandela and Dr. King) by Stevie Wonder
One Vision by Queen
Martin is Calling by Vitamin L
Like A King by Ben Harper
Dr. King by Mason Jennings
Some Rights In The World by Vitamin L
Freedom Riders Got To Ride by Vitamin L
I Have a Dream by DARIA
Fight The Power by Public Enemy
Why? (The King of Love is Dead) by Nina Simone
Just A Little More Love by David Guetta (inspired by Dr. King)
If I Can Dream by Elvis Presley (written by Steve Binder)
Backseat Freestyle by Kendrick Lamar
I Have A Dream (includes Dr. King sample) by Common featuring
Proud To Be Black by Run-DMC
Wishing (includes Dr. King sample) by Ed OG and Masta Ace
Renegades of Funk by Rage Against The Machine (tribute to Dr. King, Malcolm X)
M.L.K. by The King's Singers
King Holiday by King Dream Chorus and Holiday Crew
My President by Young Jeezy, Nas
Wisdom, Justice and Love by Lincoln Park
Let 'Em In by Wings
American Dream (includes Dr. King sample) by Bobby Womack
I've Been To The Mountaintop (includes Dr. King sample) by DS
Madagascar (includes Dr. King sample) by Guns N' Roses
Doin' It Again by The Roots
Motel In Memphis by Old Crow Medicine Show
Wake Up By Rage Against The Machine
Off To Wonderland by Jackson Browne
Maybach Music 2 by Rick Ross, T-Pain, Lil Wayne, Kanye West
Word To The Mother (Land) by Big Daddy Kane
Sideline Story by J. Cole
The Alabama Bus by Washboard Willie
The Story of Martin Luther King by Norfleet Brothers
911 For Peace (includes Dr. King sample) by Black Flag
BMF (Building Minds Faster) by Lupe Fiasco
We Owe This To Ourselves by Anberlin
What We Talkin' About by Jay-Z
MLK's Dream by The Strawbs

Songs About Civil Rights

Blackbird by The Beatles
A Change Is Gonna Come by Sam Cooke
The Times They Are A-Changin' by Bob Dylan
We Shall Overcome by Pete Seeger
The Way It Is by Bruce Hornsby & The Range
Say It Loud (I'm Black and I'm Proud) by James Brown
Black or White by Michael Jackson
When The Ship Comes In by Bob Dylan and Joan Baez
Everyday People by Sly & The Family Stone
Stand by Sly & The Family Stone
Freedom by Richie Havens
People Got To Be Free by The Racals
American Prayer by U2
Ebony & Ivory by Paul McCartney & Stevie Wonder

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