What’s on your inauguration ball playlist?

by Racialicious sexual correspondent Andrea Plaid

My homegurl Bianca and I IM’d each other last night about the history we US citizens made with electing Barack Obama as president. (I still get chills thinking about it!)

Then The Question came up: what music should play at the Inauguration Ball?

So, Racialicious readers, the question is on the floor–if the price of admission to the Ball was one song for the playlist, which song would you choose? (My choice: “Funky Kingston,” by Toots and the Maytals.)

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