World Cafe Playlist for 08/24/2021

Leslie Jordan joins host Raina Douris

Comedian Leslie Jordan, known for his roles in Will & Grace and Hearts Afire, took to Instagram during COVID and quickly went viral. He gained over five million new followers thanks to his upbeat videos, which included a weekly Sunday Morning Hymn-singing session. Leslie’s newfound internet stardom led to his very first album, called Company’s Comin’, featuring guests like Dolly Parton and Brandi Carlile.

*The Killers “In The Car Outside” Pressure Machine
Leslie Jordan “Angel Band (featuring Brandi Carlile)” Company’s Comin’
Leslie Jordan “Where the Soul Never Dies (featuring Dolly Parton)” Company’s Comin’
Leslie Jordan “In The Sweet By and By (featuring TJ Osborne)” Company’s Comin’
Black Pumas “Fire” Black Pumas
Hurray For The Riff Raff “Rican Beach” The Navigator
The Record Company “How High” Play Loud
The War On Drugs “Living Proof” I Don’t Live Here Anymore
Bob Marley & The Wailers “Positive Vibration” Rastaman Vibration

Hour Two
*Sister Rosetta Tharpe “Up Above My Head” The Gospel Of The Blues
Little Feat “Feats Don’t Fail Me Now” Feats Don’t Fail Me Now
John Mayer “Last Train Home (feat. Maren Morris)” Sob Rock
Arlo Parks “Black Dog” Collapsed in Sunbeams
Charley Crockett “I Need Your Love” Music City USA
Smokey Robinson & The Miracles “You’ve Really Got A Hold On Me” The Anthology
Margo Price “Hands of Time” Midwest Farmer’s Daughter
Big Thief “Little Things” Little Things/Sparrow (single)
Lush “Sweetness and Light” Gala
Modest Mouse “We Are Between” The Golden Casket
Aimee Mann “Yesterday Once More” VINYL: Music From The HBO Original Series
Amos Lee “Worry No More” Worry No More (single)
Imogen Heap “Hide and Seek” Speak For Yourself
Fiona Apple “Fast As You Can” When The Pawn…

*Optional Song