12/29/2011 African Rhythms

 

Brad and Jojo wind down an eventful year with diverse music from Ethiopia, Kenya, Mali, Tanzania, Congo, Senegal and points beyond on this week's edition of African Rhythms.


Playlist Tracks: 
Blitz the Ambassador - Native Sun featuring Shad
Album: Native Sun; Label: EMBS
Lira - Feel Good
Album: Lira EP; Label: Otarel Music
Malamanya - Contigo Son
Album: Malamanya EP; Label: Malamanya
Abba Gargando - Zinezju Meghdem
Album: Ishilan N-Tenere: Guitar Music from the Western Sahel; Label: Sahel Sounds
Osibisa - Survival
Album: Woyaya; Label: Decca
Marisa Monte - Descalço no Parque
Album: O Que Você Quer Saber de Verdade; Label: EMI
Ry-Co Jazz - Mambo Ry-Co
Album: Golden Afrique volume 2; Label: Network
Cheikh Lo - Bambay Gueej
Album: Bambay Gueej; Label: Nonesuch
Fatoumata Diawara - Kanou
Album: Fatou; Label: World Circuit
Mamani Keita - Konia featuring Adama Coulibaly
Album: Gagner l'Argent Français; Label: No Format
Michael Kiwanuka - I Need Your Company
Album: Tell Me a Tale EP; Label: Communion
Franco - Mamou (Tu Vois!)
Album: African Classics; Label: Sheer Records
Yvonne Chaka Chaka - Umqombothi
Album: The Best of Yvonne Chaka Chaka; Label: Teal Records
Patricia Hillary - Njiwa
Album: The Golden Tanzanian Taarab; Label: Starel
Alemayehu Eshete - Tashamanaletch
Album: Ethiopiques 13: Ethiopian Groove; Label: Buda Musique
Hugh Masekela - Thuma Mina
Album: Live at Market Theatre; Label: 4 Quarters
Ali Hassan Kuban - Habibi
Album: Rough Guide to the Music of North Africa; Label: Rough Guide
Them Mushrooms - Wamsheba Wamsheba
Album: Them Mushrooms; Label: Music From Kenya
Wagadugu - Easy Dancing
Album: Timeless Classics; Label: Sassman
Program: 
Air Date: 
December 29, 2011