We all know that Thanksgiving tends to be more like an eating contest than anything else. Between stuffing your face with turkey, gravy and pumpkin-spice everything and slyly trying to unbutton your pants under the dining-room table, giving thanks for your loved ones somehow seems to be the last thing on people’s minds. But we have a solution! A lovingly selected playlist that will make you feel, well, thankful during this year’s food-stuffathon. The tunes below give thanks to the artists’ friends, lovers, fans and, in the case of David Byrne, even to themselves. Whatever the case may be, our mission is to bring back the true spirit of Thanksgiving and maybe even shake off those nine million calories you just consumed in the process.
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