“Different People” On Obama’s Spotify Mix

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UPDATE

Aww! Gwen Tweeted this afternoon about how exciting it was being #1 on President Obama’s list!

This is pretty cool! President Barak Obama has released his new “Campaign Playlist” consisting of 27 songs on Spotify, the new online music program. And guess what song is #1? No Doubt’s “Different People”! It’s pretty incredible and features some really powerful songs. It was also announced last month that Obama was interested in having Gwen on his “wish list” of celebrity endorsees. The band has always been strong supporters of Obama and his wife Michele.

SPIN — It’s not like we’re very surprised, but President Obama, who has already gone down in history as the first candidate to have waged a truly effective social media-based presidential campaign, is at it again: Barack has dropped a 27-track “Campaign Playlist” via Spotify and his Facebook page. The mix includes a wide array of cuts that basically represent the president’s entire constituency — yes, even the country fans. And yes, even the REO Speedwagon fans. Included: “Different People” (No Doubt), “I Got You” (Wilco), “The Weight” (Aretha Franklin), “Stand Up” (Sugarland), and, well, obviously, “Let’s Stay Together” (Al Green).

Barack Obama’s 2012 Campaign Playlist:

1. No Doubt – “Different People”

2. Earth Wind & Fire Experience feat. Al McKay Allstars – “Got To Get You Into My Life – (Live)”
3. Booker T. & The MG’s – “Green Onions – Single/LP Version”
Wilco – “I Got You”
4. The Impressions – “Keep On Pushing – Single Version”
5. Performed by Jennifer Hudson;Dreamgirls (Motion Picture Soundtrack) – “Love You I Do”
6. AgesandAges – “No Nostalgia”
7. Ledisi – “Raise Up”
8. Sugarland – “Stand Up”
9. Darius Rucker – “This”
10. Arcade Fire – “We Used to Wait”
11. Florence + The Machine – “You’ve Got The Love”
12. James Taylor – “Your Smiling Face”
13. REO Speedwagon – “Roll With The Changes”
14. Raphael Saadiq – “Keep Marchin'”
15. Noah And The Whale – “Tonight’s The Kind Of Night”
16. Zac Brown Band – “Keep Me In Mind”
17. Aretha Franklin – “The Weight”
18. U2 – “Even Better Than The Real Thing”
19. Dierks Bentley – “Home”
20. Sugarland – “Everyday America”
21. Darius Rucker – “Learn To Live”
22. Al Green – “Let’s Stay Together”
23. Electric Light Orchestra – “Mr. Blue Sky”
24. Montgomery Gentry – “My Town”
25. Ricky Martin – “The Best Thing About Me Is You Feat. Joss Stone”
26. Ray LaMontagne – “You Are The Best Thing”
27. Bruce Springsteen – “We Take Care Of Our Own

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