Virginia Is For Music Playlist
When people talk about the most musically influential cities or states, Virginia never seems to get brought up. Which is a crime considering how many genre-bending, record-breaking, tastemakers there are from our home state that set the soundtrack for the entire world.
This playlist celebrates them all: from Pharrell Williams, Timbaland, Jason Mraz, Missy Elliot, Masego, D’Angelo, Dave Matthews Band, Trey Songz, GWAR, Dave Grohl, Lonnie Liston Smith, Clipse and all the way back to Ella Fitzgerald. Bask in the music that has come before us.
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