3/1/2012 African Rhythms

 

Eclectic sounds from all over the continent and beyond on today's African Rhythms: music from The Funk Ark, Tony Allen, Boubacar Traoré, Oumou Sangare and Marijata were among the highlights.


Playlist Tracks: 
Michael Kiwanuka - Hey, That's No Way to Say Goodbye
Album: The Songs of Leonard Cohen; Label: Mojo
Boubacar Traoré - Mondeou
Album: Mali Denhou; Label: Lusafrica
Asmara All Stars - Fhemsela
Album: Eritrea's Got Soul; Label: Out Here
The Funk Ark - Green Trees
Album: High Noon; Label: ESL
Da Cruz - Tschu Tschu
Album: Sistema Subversiva; Label: Six Degrees
Ed Motta - A Charada
Album: Aystelum; Label: Trama
Seu Jorge - América do Norte
Album: America Brasil o Disco; Label: EMI
Compaoré Issouf - Dambakalé
Album: Bambara Mystic Soul: The Raw Sound of Burkina Faso 1974-1979; Label: Analog Africa
Marijata - I Walk Alone
Album: This is Marijata; Label: Academy
Daby Touré & Skip McDonald - Past Time
Album: Call My Name; Label: Real World
Tiken Jah Fakoly - Vieux Pere
Album: African Revolution; Label: Wrasse
Lloyd Miller & the Heliocentrics - Rain Dance
Album: Lloyd Miller & the Heliocentrics; Label: Strut
Safari Sound Band - Kenya Safari
Album: The Best of African Sound; Label: Kelele
Johnny Clegg & Juluka - Gijim'beke
Album: African Litany; Label: Rhythm Safari
Bongo Flava - track one
Album: Swahili Rap from Tanzania; Label: white
Tony Allen - Asiko
Album: Black Voices; Label: Comet
The Echocentrics - Party People
Album: Echoland; Label: Ubiquity
Bibi Tanga & the Selenites - Bê Africa
Album: Dunya; Label: Nat Geo
Miriam Makeba - Umhome
Album: Africa; Label: SBME
Oumou Sangare - Seya
Album: Seya; Label: Nonesuch
Omega Bugembe Okello - Yaye
Album: Kiwomeru Emmeeme; Label: Omega
Nneka - V.I.P.
Album: Soulisheavy; Label: Decon
Novalima - Guayabo
Album: Karimba; Label: ESL
Original Soundtrack - Black Goddess
Album: Black Goddess; Label: Soundway