Freedom Songs Collection f/ New Music by Denzel Curry, Lupe Fiasco

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Before June 16, Apple Music celebrates the holidays with a new compilation of original songs and covers titled Juneteenth 2022: Songs of Freedom.

Featuring 16 tracks from artists across a wide range of genres, the project is now available via a playlist on the streaming service. Denzel Curry6LACK, Alex Isley, Brittney Spencer, Moliy, Lupe Fiasco, Koryn Hawthorne, Bun B and Elena Pinderhughes are among those contributing to the release.

“As awareness and integration of Juneteenth continues to grow, our Apple Music team is committed to commemorating the holiday while ensuring that its historical significance is not lost,” said Ebro Darden, manager. global hip-hop and R&B editorial at Apple Music. “We continue our annual efforts with a new collection of black music and stories from artists across genres aimed at amplifying conversation, inspiring thought, and celebrating freedom.”

“It’s an accomplishment to spend the first quarter of my life. Especially as a black man in America,” added Curry, who contributed “1ST Quarter” with Reason to the project. “You could celebrate anything. Sometimes it just seems frivolous. But the legacy is set in stone. Do what you do, do what’s right, be legendary and leave your mark on life.

To listen Juneteenth 2022: Songs of Freedom via Apple Music below.

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