Check out this week’s edition of Beatsource’s TBT Hits list:
Talib Kweli – Get By
Talib and Ye connect for a soulful and candid anthem about the harsh realities of the world.
Marvin Gaye – What’s Going On
A ’70s soul hit lamenting the woes of black America and the effects of police brutality.
The Black Eyed Peans – Where Is The Love?
A timeless pop record about a lack of love in the world and the search for why that is.
Richard Vission ft. Devon’e – Alright
A classic house record that uplifts with a positive message about caring for one another.
Daddy Yankee ft. Snoop Dogg – Gangsta Zone
El Jefe and Tha Doggfather collab for a reggaeton anthem about the realities of street life.
Bob Marley – Redemption Song
A protest song from Tuff Gong that interpolates Marcus Garvey’s “The Work That Has Been Done” speech.
DJcity‘s subscription service has always focused on new music, including exclusive remixes, bootlegs, and edits. Beatsource, the new digital music service from DJcity and Beatport, offers both new and old tracks. To highlight its extensive catalog of classics, Beatsource has a weekly series called TBT Hits. The list is compiled by Beatsource curators DJ Drew, DJ Majestik, DJames, and DC.