Listen to James Baldwin's record collection on Spotify


Black and white photo of James Baldwin

If it's time to re-read Giovanni's Room and you want to set the mood, James Baldwin's record collection has been turned into a 478-song playlist on Spotify. Writer and Hammer Museum curatorial assistant Ikechukwu Onyewuenyi is responsible for compiling and uploading the 32-hour long Baldwin collection, capturing what the author had spinning on his turntable during his time in St. — Read the rest