Playlist: Soul Nation – Dec. 21, 2021

9 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Rhythm Express – Soul Nation

Sounds of Blackness – Soul Holidays

Snoop Dogg, October London – Funky Christmas

Shirley Caesar – Hark! The Herald Angels Sing

Lake Street Dive – I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas

Jevon Brock and Restoration – All About Christ

Galactic & Angelika ‘Jelly’ Joseph – Santa Claus is Coming to Town

Jekalyn Carr – You Are Our Joy Christmas

Maya & Ben – Home Again

Leslie Odom Jr. – I’ll Be Home for Christmas

Donny Hathaway – This Christmas

Destiny’s Child – 8 Days of Christmas

The Bird and the Bee – Merry Merry


10 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Renwick Duesdury – Follow the Star

James Brown – Hey America

Rudy Currence, Raheem DeVaughn – Christmas Pick Me Up

Earth, Wind & Fire – December

Kurtis Blow – Christmas Rappin’

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings – White Christmas

Pentatonix – God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

PJ Morton, Stokley – All I Want For Christmas is You

Aretha Franklin – Christmas Ain’t Christmas Without You

Nathan Curtis – Jingle Bells

Tamela Mann, Kirk Franklin – Take Me to the King

Run – D.M.C. – Christmas in Hollis

The Clark Sisters – Silver Bells

The Floozies – Little Drummer Boy


11 p.m. to 12 a.m.

Whitney Houston – O Come O Come Emmanuel

Lawrence, Mark Dover – The Christmas Song

Kirk Franklin, The Family – Jesus is the Reason for the Season

Aloe Blacc – All I Want for Christmas is You

Marvin Sapp, Joe – Home for Christmas

The Poets of Rhythm – Santa’s Got a Bag of Soul

For Your Glory – Tasha Cobbs Leonard

Tuxedo – Wonderful Christmastime

Donnie McClurkin – Angus Dei

Rahsaan Patterson – Christmas at My House

Johannesburg Street Band & Hugh Masekela – Awe Mfana

Mr. Talkbox – The Christmas

Donnie McClurkin – Caribbean Medley

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings – Funky Little Drummer