Identity:

Songs to celebrate your identity or background


Highly recommended: 'Everything Possible' by Roy Bailey
(Lyrics)


Men
A Man's A Man (Paolo Nutini) Lyrics

Because All Men Are Brothers (T-Sisters) Lyrics

Brothers In Arms (Dire Straits) Lyrics

Fanfare For The Common Man (Emerson, Lake and Palmer) No lyrics

* Hard (Tom Robinson) Lyrics

Hello Brother (Louis Armstrong) Lyrics

* He Ain't Heavy He's My Brother (The Hollies) Lyrics

* If (Words by Rudyard Kipling. Music by unknoGabriella Cilmiwn) Lyrics
 
* When He Shines (Sheena Easton) Lyrics

Also look out for
* My Own Sweet Way (Tom Robinson)


Of African descent
Going Back To My Roots (Odyssey) Lyrics

Redemption Song (Bob Marley) Lyrics


Say It Loud (I'm Black And I'm Proud) (James Brown) Lyrics

Scatterlings Of Africa (Johnny Clegg and Juluka) Lyrics
 
* We're A Winner ( Curtis Mayfield and the Impressions) Lyrics

* Young Gifted And Black (Bob And Marcia) Lyrics

                                                                                          
Gay
Born This Way (Lady Gaga) Lyrics

Everything Possible (Roy Bailey) Lyrics

I Am What I Am (Gloria Gaynor) Lyrics

Liberation (Pet Shop Boys) Lyrics

Radical (Catie Curtis) Lyrics


Inspirational music

No money
* A Man's A Man (Paolo Nutini) Lyrics

Just What I Always Wanted (Mari Wilson) Lyrics

 
Women

Bold Soul Sister (Tina Turner) Lyrics

* Bread And Roses (Unknown) Lyrics

 

Can't Hold Us Down (Christina Aguilera fea. Lil' Kim) Lyrics

 

Girls Just Want To Have Fun (Cindy Lauper) Lyrics 

 

Girl Power (The Cheetah Girls) Lyrics
 

I Am Woman  (Helen Reddy) Lyrics

 

* If My Sister's In Trouble (Lady Soul) Lyrics

 

Independent Woman (Destiny's Child) Lyrics

One Girl Revolution (Superchick) Lyrics

On A Mission (Gabriella Cilmi) Lyrics
  
 
Passionate Kisses (Mary Chapin Carpenter) Lyrics 

Sisters Are Doin' It For Themselves (The Eurythmics & Aretha Franklin) Lyrics

 

Shakin' The Tree (Youssou N'Dour and Peter Gabriel) Lyrics

 

She Works Hard For The Money (Donna Summer) Lyrics

 

Sometimes It Takes Balls To Be A Woman (Elizabeth Cook) Lyrics

 

This One's For The Girls (Martina McBride) Lyrics

 

We Are Family (Sister Sledge) Lyrics

 

What It Feels Like For A Girl (Madonna) Lyrics

 

Woman (Neneh Cherry) Lyrics

 

 

Also look out for

* Don't Mess With A Woman (Helen Reddy)

* Inspire Me (Libby Roderick)

* Menopause - The Musical

* Old Silverhead - Songs and Initiations of Womanhood by Carolyn Hillyer

* When I Hear Music (Libby Roderick)


Young People

Alright (Supergrass) Lyrics

Brother Sister (Brand New Heavies) Lyrics

If The Kids Are United (Sham 69) Lyrics



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