Published Jun 10, 2011Following his tragic death last month, there's no time like the present to dig into the vast discography of soulful funk artist, poet and activist Gil Scott-Heron. Fortunately, BBC DJ Gilles Peterson has helped out with a 28-track retrospective.
Whether you've been a lifelong fan of Scott-Heron's or you're just digging in, there's plenty to appreciate on this expansive collection. Stream the 77-minute Gil Scott-Heron Tribute Mix below. Thanks to Hypetrak for the tip.
Gil Scott-Heron Tribute Mix by Gilles Peterson by gillespeterson