For your listening pleasure during the coronavirus pandemic, here’s an East Dallas playlist on Spotify comprising artists who have connections to our neighborhood.

The playlist includes:

  • Erykah Badu, an R&B singer who lives near White Rock Lake
  • Steve Miller, a Woodrow Wilson High School alumnus who is the guitar hero in the Steve Miller Band
  • Dusty Hill, a former Woodrow Wilson student and bassist for ZZ Top
  • Jason Castro, a fourth-place finisher on Season 7 of “American Idol” who lives in Hollywood Heights
  • Joshua Ray Walker, a Casa Linda country singer
  • David Guion, the composer of “Home on the Range” who once lived in Lakewood
  • Elaina Kay, a country singer and Lakewood neighbor
  • Richard Hatcher, the bassist for McQueen Street