Women of African Descent in Music, Hosted by Akhmiri Sekhr-Ra

 

Music will showcase the similarities between African women born in the diaspora & the Americas.

Playlist Tracks: 
Tracy Chapman - Born To Fight
Album: Crossroads; Label: Elektra
Lia Renee Dior - Beautiful
Album: Love Child; Label: DJ Quick SIlver
Sanougre Kouyate - Bintou
Album: Idendaladijbe; Label: Maugo
Regina Carter - Late Night Mood
Album: Something for Grace; Label: Atlantic
Aretha Franklin - Think
Album: The Best Of; Label: Atlantic
Straight Ahead - In The Tradition
Album: Body & Soul; Label: Atlantic Jays
Karen Buggs - All Blues
Album: Karen; Label: Vital Music
Roberta Flack - This Time I'll Be Sweeter
Album: Blue Lights in the Basement; Label: Atlantic
Macy Gray - You & I (We Can Conquer The World)
Album: Talking Book; Label:
Rachelle Ferrell - Individuality
Album: Individuality; Label:
Jill Scott - A Long Walk
Album: Red Star Sounds; Label: Epic
Angelique Kidjo - Open Your Eyes
Album: OREMi; Label: Island Records
Cassandra Wilson - Blue Light Til Dawn
Album: Blue Light Til Dawn; Label: Blue Note
Nina Simone - Going Back to New York
Album: To Be Free; Label:
Abbey Lincoln - Skylark
Album: Hear & Now; Label: Concord
Queen Latifah - Close Your Eyes
Album: The Dana Owens Album; Label:
Dionne Farris - Blackbird
Album: Wild Seed, Wild Flower; Label: Columbia
Me'Shell Ndegéocello - Feeling Good
Album: Pour Une Âme Souveraine; Label: Naive
Janet Jackson - I Get Lonely
Album: Remix/Single; Label: Virgin Records
Jill Scott - Golden
Album: Beautifully Human: Words And Sounds, Vol. 2; Label: Hidden Beach
Sweet Honey in the Rock - Women Should Be A Priority
Album: In This Love; Label: Warner Bros
Air Date: 
March 8, 2014

International Women's Day 2014 Archives