Performed by Melba Moore featuring Dionne Warwick, Stevie Wonder, The Clark Sisters, Freddie Jackson, Anita Baker, Bobby Brown, Howard Hewett, Take 6, Stephanie Mills, BeBe & CeCe Winans, Jeffrey Osborne, and Terri Lyne Carrington
"Lift Every Voice and Sing" — often referred to as the "Black American National Anthem"— is a song written as a poem by James Weldon Johnson (1871–1938) in 1899 and set to music by his brother John Rosamond Johnson (1873–1954) in 1900.
Performed by Beyoncé
"Listen" is a song recorded by American singer Beyoncé. The song was written by Henry Krieger, Scott Cutler, Anne Preven, and Beyoncé, and produced by The Underdogs, Matt Sullivan and Randy Spendlove for the 2006 musical film "Dreamgirls".
Performed by Luther Vandross
"Little Miracles (Happen Every Day)" is a song by Luther Vandross. The single supports his platinum album "Never Let Me Go". The song became a top ten hit on Billboard's Hot R&B Singles. It was nominated for Best R&B Song at the 36th Grammy Awards.
Performed by Madonna
"Live to Tell" is a song by Madonna from her third studio album "True Blue" (1986). "Live to Tell" was a commercial success, becoming Madonna's third number-one single on the Billboard Hot 100 and her first number-one on the Adult Contemporary chart.
Performed by Janet Jackson
"Livin' in a World (They Didn't Make)" is a track from "Janet Jackson's Rhythm Nation 1814". Jimmy Jam stated that her inspiration for the album's theme came primarily from watching CNN and other news sources.
This WeekPerformed by Destiny's Child
"Lose My Breath" is a song by Destiny's Child. The track eceived a Grammy Award nomination in the category for Best R&B Vocal Performance by a Duo or Group. "Lose My Breath" was commercially successful peaking at number three on the Billboard Hot 100.
Performed by Sister Sledge
"Lost in Music" is a single by Sister Sledge. It was one of the group's biggest hits. It reached number one on the Billboard Hot Dance Club Play chart for two weeks in March 1979, while charting at #35 on the Billboard R&B chart.