Some artists listed cover tunes, while some written fresh monitors for its exclusive "Juneteenth 2021 Freedom Songs" playlist, which broadcasts Friday online streaming stage. It comes approximately two weeks before the yearly holiday, also called Emancipation Day and Freedom Day, which commemorates when the final enslaved African Americans discovered that they were free on June 19.
The 20-song playlist also has state singers Kane Brown and Jimmie Allen, gospel performer Kirk Franklin, Panamanian singer Sech along with rappers D Smoke and Saba.
H.E.R. covers Marvin Gaye's "Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)," Chloe x Halle takes on TLC's "Waterfalls" and Franklin re-works the timeless teaser demonstration song"We Shall Overcome" to make "Conquer 2021" for your playlist. Black Thought, D Smoke, Sech, Saba and Hit-Boy generated initial tracks.