We all already know President Obama likes Al Green. But No Doubt, Arcade Fire, Wilco, REO Speedwagon, and Bruce Springsteen? His official 2012 Campaign Playlist on Spotify was released this morning via his Twitter feed...
The reality is the Spotify playlist isn't comprised of all President Obama's favourite tunes; his campaign staff likely pieced most of these together for the sake of creating a compaign narrative, and added a few choice songs from the President's own playlist (because for some reason, I'm not sure the POTUS really follows Arcade Fire). But it is notable to see our first president who knows and utilizes both social networking and social music services as part of his campaign.
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