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Give US Your Poor (album)

Give US Your Poor
Give US Your Poor album cover.jpg
Compilation Album by
Various Artists
ReleasedSeptember 25, 2007 (US)
September 25, 2007 (France)
September 28, 2007 (Denmark)
September 24, 2007 (UK)
LabelAppleseed Recordings
OtherTwo years in the making, this collaboration between Appleseed Recordings and the Give US Your Poor organization at UMass Boston was created to raise public awareness and funds to help cope with the rising crisis of homelessness in America. International stars and currently or previously homeless musicians alike worked together on many of the exclusive new recordings on this CD. All are committed to ending the tragedy of homelessness.


Give US Your Poor — Compilation Album
TitleArtist Length
1. Land of 10,000 Homeless - Minnesota    4:00
2. Show Me the Way  Jon Bon Jovi & Mighty Sam McClain 3:38
3. Baby Don't Let Me Go Homeless  Keb Mo & Eagle Park Slim 3:12
4. There Is No Good Reason  Natalie Merchant & Friends 4:43
5. Hobo's Lullaby  Bruce Springsteen & Pete Seeger 5:11
6. So Lonely  Sonya Kitchell 5:38
7. Becky's Tune  Michelle Shocked & Michael Sullivan 3:42
8. Walking the Dog  Bonnie Raitt & Weepin' Willie Robinson 3:47
9. My Name Is Not "Those People" (spoken word with music)Danny Glover 3:22
10. I Think It's Going to Rain Today  Madeleine Peyroux 3:43
11. Portable Man  Del Goldfarb & John Sebastian 2:51
12. Boll Weevil  Dan Zanes & Kyla Middleton 4:06
13. Ink Falling (Father Outside)  Buffalo Tom 3:52
14. Stranger Blues  Sweet Honey in the Rock 5:24
15. 1,000 Miles Away (from Goodbye Alice in Wonderland)Jewel 3:47
16. Impossible Boulevard (spoken word with music)Tim Robbins 4:35
17. Feels Like Home  Mario Frangoulis 4:31
18. When We Left Minneapolis (spoken word with music)Danny Glover 1:08
19. Here and Now  Mark Erelli 3:27