The 1969 Harlem cultural event was the subject of the film “Summer of Soul.” With many historic events taking place such as the assassinations of key figures like Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr. The world was going through it especially African Americans. As stated in the film, black folks didn’t have therapists or shrink all that they had was Music. Edwin and the Hawkins singers, as well as David Ruffin, have all seen my girl. The Summer of Soul provided an opportunity to bring together everyone who was going through a difficult time.