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CA 101H Top 20 Songs That Shaped the 20th Century: 1930s

Resources for CA 101H: Top 20 Songs That Shaped the 20th Century.

Audio playlist - 1930s

Song preview & MP3 purchase

Background Videos - 1930s

Video playlist - 1930s

Strange Fruit

Music & Lyrics: Lewis Allan (Abel Meeropol)
Performer: Billie Holiday
Date: 1939

God Bless America

Music & Lyrics: Irving Berlin
Performer: Kate Smith
Date: 1939

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