Playlist | November 12, 2014
You Have To Fucking Listen To These Songs: A Playlist By Adam Mansbach


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Adam Mansbach is author of the New York Times best-selling Go The Fuck To Sleep. His latest book You Have To Fucking Eat is out today. Get your copy here.

I wrote You Have To Fucking Eat in an evening, so I’m not going to pretend these songs were my soundtrack or anything; the soundtrack was the cracking of ice cubes under bourbon. Instead, these are some songs my daughter and I are listening to right now. It’s a big playlist, reflecting her current interests in “underwater music,” breakbeats, soundclash tunes and Damian Marley, but I’ve tried to narrow it down here.

She also just made her debut on the mic, under the name The Jazz Wolf, rapping with me and Jean Grae on a forthcoming song about the book. Yes, I tend to brag insufferably about my daughter, when I’m not writing obscene fake children’s books. Anyway, here we go…