10/6/2011 African Rhythms

 

African Rhythms & KFAI Fall 2011 Pledge Drive week two — M.anifest stopped by to talk about his new album Immigrant Chronicles, his upcoming Honest Jons European tour with a host of international music giants, and the value of community radio. Also on board were Charlie, Lennie, Jojo, General Moses and Brad, spinning new and classic music from the continent and beyond. Still time to pledge your support for KFAI — 612.375.9030!


Playlist Tracks: 
Nickodemus - Sunstar (Zeb's Afrobeat remix)
Album: Turntables on the Hudson 8; Label: ESL/Wonderwheel
El Rego - E Nan Mian Nuku
Album: El Rego; Label: Daptone
Fatoumata Diawara - Bakonoba
Album: Fatou; Label: World Circuit
Michael Kiwanuka - I Need Your Company
Album: Tell Me a Tale EP; Label: Communion
Sara Tavares - Bom Feeling
Album: Balancê; Label: Times Square
Bassekou Kouyate Ngoni Ba - Bassekou
Album: Segu Blue; Label: Out Here
Fela - Chop Quench
Album: Afrodesia; Label: EMI
M.anifest - ghana-must-go
Album: Immigrant Chronicles: Coming to America; Label: M.anifest
M.anifest - Suffer
Album: Immigrant Chronicles: Coming to America; Label: M.anifest
M.anifest - Motherland
Album: Immigrant Chronicles: Coming to America; Label: M.anifest
Baaba Maal - Baaya
Album: Baaya; Label: Palm Pictures
Mjomba - Niki Pata Nauli
Album: Niki Pata Nauli; Label: white
The Ethiopians - Train to Skaville
Album: Train to Skaville; Label: Trojan
Groove Collective - Ransome
Album: It's All in Your Mind; Label: Shanachie
Lobi Traoare - Sadiourou
Album: Mali Blue; Label: World Village
Oumou Sangare - Magnoumako
Album: Oumou; Label: World Circuit
Solomon Ilori his Afro Drum Ensemble - Yaba E
Album: African Rhythms; Label: Blue Note
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Air Date: 
October 6, 2011

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