African Rhythms

Brad Wrolstad • George Ndege • Salif Keita • Charlie Sugnet

Listen each week as Brad, Jojo, Charlie and Salif bring you the sounds of Africa on African Rhythms.

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Recent Playlists

4/17/2014 African Rhythms

A bumper crop of new music on today’s show: fresh sounds from Bibi Tanga, Thievery Corporation, Ziggy Marley and the great Caetano Veloso.

4/10/2014 African Rhythms

Thanks to everyone who became new KFAI members or renewed their membership during our Spring Pledge Drive!

4/3/2014 African Rhythms

KFAI’s 2014 Spring Pledge Drive is underway… become a member today by calling 612.375.9030!

3/27/2014 African Rhythms
3/20/2014 African Rhythms

Celebrate the first day of spring with some African Rhythms!

3/13/2014 African Rhythms

New songs from Hawa (Senegal/France), Ibibio Sound Machine (Nigeria/UK), Bitty McLean (Jamaica) and Habib Koité (Mali) are among the highlights on today’s show.

3/6/2014 African Rhythms

Celebrating International Women’s Day with a full two hours of great African female voices.

2/27/2014 African Rhythms

Have some Carnaval and Mardi Gras with your African Rhythms today: a generous mixture of joyous sounds from Brazil and New Orleans and beyond with Brad, Charlie, Minna and Deborah. Bonus: Charlie on the Cuban and African film festivals ongoing and upcoming in Minneapolis.

2/20/2014 African Rhythms

The snow comes down and African Rhythms plays on… featuring new music from The Souljazz Orchestra and plenty of other warm vibes on today’s show.

2/13/2014 African Rhythms

New music from Tinariwen today plus lots of other favorites both vintage and fresh.