President Obama’s Campaign Playlist Released

President Obama's 2012 Campaign music list revealed

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President Obama's 2012 campaign playlist is out.

It's the music that will set the tone for all of his upcoming rallies and other appearances.

The mix is made up of a wide and inoffensive array of songs, from Jennifer Hudson to Bruce Springsteen to Ricky Martin.  Al Green, of course, made the list of 28 songs.

Notably absent?  Rap tunes.  Although there is Darius Rucker.

The President's playlist was posted this week on music-sharing site Spotify.

Here’s the list:

No Doubt — “Different People”

Earth Wind & Fire Experience featuring Al McKay Allstars—“Got to Get You Into My Life—(Live)”

Booker T. & The MG’s—“Green Onions”

Wilco—“I Got You”

The Impressions—“Keep on Pushing”

Jennifer Hudson—“Love You I Do”

AgesandAges—“No Nostalgia”

Ledisi—“Raise Up”

Sugarland—“Stand Up”

Darius Rucker—“This”

Arcade Fire—“We Used to Wait”

Florence and the Machine—“You’ve Got the Love”

James Taylor—“Your Smiling Face”

REO Speedwagon—“Roll with the Changes”

Raphael Saadiq—“Keep Marchin’”

Noah and the Whale—“Tonight’s the Kind of Night”

Zac Brown Band—“Keep Me in Mind”

Aretha Franklin—“The Weight”

U2—“Even Better Than the Real Thing”

Dierks Bentley—“Home”

Sugarland—“Everyday America”

Darius Rucker—“Learn to Live”

Al Green—“Let’s Stay Together”

Electric Light Orchestra—“Mr. Blue Sky”

Montgomery Gentry—“My Town”

Ricky Martin—“The Best Thing About Me Is You Feat. Joss Stone”

Ray LaMontagne—“You Are the Best Thing”

Bruce Springsteen—“We Take Care of Our Own”

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