Playlists

What Berklee is listening to

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Alumni and Faculty Who Made 2018's Best Music

From hip-hop to Latin jazz, Berklee artists and producers were all over the year's biggest hits.

Berklee Now Series

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Vocal Icons of the '80s: Singers Showcase 2018

Put on your Reebok Pumps and kick it to the hits that made the decade.

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Artists Heating up the Chinese Music Industry

Take a listen to Chinese pop and R&B megastars such as Tia Ray and Joker Xue.

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Hey, Thanks: 20 Songs Called "Thank You"

Ring in Thanksgiving with thankful tunes by everyone from Kehlani to Dave Brubeck.

Jazz horn player Roy Hargrove

A Tribute to Roy Hargrove, 1969–2018

Berklee remembers the jazz horn innovator through his genre-busting music.

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A Place of Power: A Jazz and Gender Justice Playlist

Listen to tracks that explore the question: What would jazz sound like in a culture without patriarchy?

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Signal Flow: The Official Playlist

Hear the full versions of songs discussed in Berklee's new digital music-focused podcast, and other tracks handpicked by the hosts.

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Performers from Berklee City Music's Encore Gala 2018

Hear a preview of the Encore Gala's dance floor tunes in this week's playlist.

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2018 Beantown Jazz Festival Artists

From post-bop to microtonal jazz, listen to the range of styles represented on this year's lineup.

1 + 1 = 3: Vocal Partnerships Inspired by Lucius

Ahead of Lucius' upcoming Boston tour date, listen to the band and other songs that put a premium on transcendent vocal work.

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Artists Featured in the Fall 2018 Signature Series

From jazz and fusion to traditional Paraguayan music to experimental electronica, listen to artists coming to Berklee this fall.

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What Composer Toby Chu Listened to While Scoring Pixar's Bao

From traditional Chinese music to tracks from the film Kung Fu Hustle, Chu shares songs that influenced his scoring process for Bao.

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Selections from Center Stage

Boston Conservatory at Berklee launches the Center Stage, featuring an eclectic mix of dance, music, and theater works.