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03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

"Nice Work If You Can Get It": My Playlist for a Musical Jobs Summit

President Obama's job summit was not some shallow publicity stunt, but a sincere attempt to bring together great minds to help ease what has become a national crisis. My musical jobs summit -- not so much.

Still, it's time for everybody out there to go to work and employ your talents by adding to this playlist.

NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT - Frank Sinatra
GET A JOB - The Silhouettes
FOUND A JOB - Talking Heads
OUT OF WORK - Gary US Bonds
DIRTY WORK - Steely Dan
IT'S NICE TO KNOW YOU WORK ALONE - Silversun Pickups
LET'S WORK TOGETHER - Wilbert Harrison
FULL TIME JOB - Gretchen Wilson
MAN'S JOB - Bruce Springsteen
THIS WOMAN'S WORK - Maxwell
WHY DON'T YOU GET A JOB? - The Offspring
THAT'S MY JOB - Conway Twitty
IT'S MY JOB - Jimmy Buffett
JUST GO PAID - 'NSYNC
LOOKIN' FOR A JOB - Todd Snider
DOIN' MY JOB - T.I.
INSIDE JOB - Don Henley
DO YOU WANT MY JOB - Little Village
ODD JOB MAN - Harry Chapin
DEAD END JOB - The Police