1. Get It Fore It's Gone by Pokey Lafarge on In the Blossom of their Shade (New West)
  2. Jaybird March by Etta Baker and Cora Phillips on Black Banjo Songsters of North Carolina and Virginia (Black Banjo Songsters of North Carolina and Virginia)
  3. Border Lord by Kris Kristofferson on Border Lord (Sony)
  4. Black Cat Bone by Jessie Mae Hemphill on She-wolf (Highwater Records)
  5. Love and Happiness by Al Green on I’m Still in Love with You (Fat Possum)
  6. It's Me O Lord by Pastor T.L. Barrett and the Youth for Christ Choir on Like A Ship (Numero Group)
  7. Way Behind the Sun by Barbara Dane on Classic Blues Volume 2 (Smithsonian Folkways)
  8. Why Did You Go Last Night by Clifton Chenier on Classic Delta and Deep South Blues (Smithsonian Folkways)
  9. Footstumpin' by The Organics on Local Customs: Downriver Revival (Numero Group)
  10. Frisco Line by Mississippi Fred McDowell on Classic Delta and Deep South Blues (Smithsonian Folkways)
  11. I'll Never Forget by Ira Tucker and the Dixie Hummingbirds on Folk, Gospel, and Blues: Will the Circle Be Unbroken (Nemperor Records)
  12. None of Us Are Free by Solomon Burke on Don't Give Up On Me (Epitaph)
  13. Last Train by Allen Toussaint on Southern Nights (Warner Records)
  14. Hardworkin Woman by Mississippi Matilda on First Time I Met the Blues (BMG)
  15. Stealin' Stealin' by Memphis Jug Band on the Best of Memphis Jug Band (American Epic)
  16. Tiger Rag Blues by T'Monde on Yesterday's Gone (Valcour)
  17. Oval Room by Blaze Foley on the Lost Muscle Shoals Recordings (Lost Art Records)
  18. Can't Do Much by Waxahatchee on Saint Cloud (Merge)
  19. All the Gold in California by Brother Marshall and the Choir of Fire on All the Gold in California (Rough House Records)
  20. Fancy by Irma Thomas on Full Time Woman: The Lost Cotillion Album (Rhino Entertainment)
  21. It Ain't My Fault by Olympia Brass Band on Ultimate Street Parade (Mardi Gras Records)
  22. Neph by Trombone Shorty on Backatown (Verve)
  23. Lift Him Up That's All by Washington Phillips on Washington Phillips and His Manzarene Dream (Columbia)
  24. I Can’t Get You Off My Mind by Hank Williams on This is Hank Williams (Remember That Records)
  25. Mercy Now by Mary Gauthier on Mercy Now (UMG Recordings, Inc.)
  26. Anyhow I Love You by Guy Clark on The Essential Guy Clark (BMG)
  27. The Mountain by Steve Earle and the Del McCoury Band on The Mountain (Warner)
  28. Tonight I'll Be Staying Here With You by Valerie June on Under Cover (June Tunes Music, INC)
  29. Rosetta by Willie Humphrey, Brian OConnell, Frank Fields, Ernie Elly, and Les Muscutt on Two Clarinets on the Porch (GHB Records)
  30. Graveyard Blues by Roscoe Holcomb on Classic Blues Volume 2 (Smithsonian Folkways)
  31. Road to Peace by Tom Waits on Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers, and Bastards (Anti)
  32. Thinking by The Meters on Getting Funkier All the Time (Warner)
  33. Freedom is a Constant Struggle by Leyla McCalla, Joy Clark, Lilli Lewis, Sabine McCalla, Sula Spirit, and Cassie Watson Francillon on Freedom Is A Constant Struggle (Anti)