A 2012 Campaign Playlist With Soul

Here are five songs Obama can use on the trail that'll have them dancing to the voting booth.

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"Higher Ground" by Stevie Wonder

Obama actually used this song at his inauguration in 2009. That's because this song rocks so hard that it's perfect to inspire people, motivate them and get them to believe that better times are ahead. Wonder's message is simple: "Teachers keep on teaching/Preachers keep on preaching/World keep on turning/Cause it won't be too long." If you hear this one at a Democratic campaign rally this summer, don't be surprised. And get ready to rock!

Madison Gray is a Brooklyn, N.Y.-based writer and Web journalist. Follow him on Twitter.

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