Need some amazing tunes to jam to while you fill out your 2020 Census? We’ve got you covered!
If you’re looking for some great music to listen to while you fill out your 2020 Census, look no further than the official Mississippi 2020 Census Playlist: featuring iconic artists from around our state!
What better way to show people everything that’s so amazing about Mississippi than by putting together a list of some of our favorite songs from some of our favorite Mississippi artists! After all, Mississippi’s contributions to American music are considered so impactful, it’s been called “The Birthplace of American Music!” Greenwood and Clarksdale in the Delta are often touted as the birthplace of blues music, where Robert Johnson made his mark on the American music landscape. The capitol city of Jackson still houses thriving blues clubs to this day. The Father of Country Music, Jimmie Rodgers, hails from Meridian, while Oxford is known for its exciting indie scene. And that’s just to name a few!
Whether you’re Jailhouse Rockin’ Tupelo-style with Elvis Presley, kicking it back in Margaritaville with Jimmy Buffett in Pascagoula, or Cranking That Soulja Boy in Batesville with the man himself, there’s bound to be a slice of Mississippi’s rich, varied, and influential musical history that’s bound to get your toes tapping as your fingers are typing, writing, or dialing to fill out your 2020 Mississippi Census! After all, it only takes 10 minutes to fill out 10 questions for 10 lasting years of impact and federal funding for our state!