Music for advent – Curtis Mayfield’s People Get Ready

Advent is a time for self-examination, protest and mourning; whilst we wait for the warm and abundant hope of Christmas.

I hope you enjoy this unorthodox choice of advent music:

Curtis Mayfield’s People Get Ready.

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