Listen to a special music episode of Next Stop Mississippi celebrating the Ultimate Mississippi Playlist. A year-long bicentennial project created by Mississippi Today, the Ultimate Mississippi Playlist features 25 songs ranging from classic to contemporary. Join us as we explore Mississippi’s musical legacy and the landmarks that celebrate our singers, songwriters and performers.

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