With it being black history month, we take a deep dive into the top black cookout songs that every one of “the culture” must know and play in 2023. Black History Month is such an important time of year thus from What You Expect, you will get black culture content all month.
There are many black classics such as Wipe Me Down by Lil Boosie, and Dreams and Nightmares by Meek Mill especially if you are from the east coast; however, black cookout songs are their own lane.
Let’s just hop in, who does not love another list?
9 Summertime by The Fresh Prince and DJ Jazzy Jeff
8 This is How We Do It by Montell Jordan
7 Can We Talk by Tevin Campbell
6 Before I Let Go by Beyoncé
Yes, the original can be played here as well but c’mon it’s 2023 #beyhive.
5 Candy by Cameo
4 September by Earth, Wind & Fire
3 Lovely Day by Bill Withers
2 Electric Boogie (The Electric Slide) by Marcia Griffiths
1 Back That Thang Up – Juvenile
Hopefully, by the time this comes on, grandma has gone to bed. Back that Thang Up is the ultimate party starter from the transition to the day cookout to the night party.