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This Week’s Heavy Rotation #16

“I never did get what I wanted, now I get what I need”

A child is listening to music through headphones while looking at a book in the 1970's
Photo: Author’s collection

Note: Each week I take a look back at my playlists and share songs that were either played the most, got stuck in my head, or just stood out. Many are new to me, but there are old faves mixed in as well.

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