6/21/2012 African Rhythms


Looking for some township jazz and jive to enhance your day? Look no further than today's African Rhythms. Also: new music from Staff Benda Bilili and Bibi Tanga, vintage sounds courtesy of The Funkees, Afro Funk, and Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou-Dahomey, and much more...

Playlist Tracks: 
Toots & the Maytals - 54 46 Was My Number
Album: Pressure Drop: the Definitive Collection; Label: Trojan
Bibi Tanga & the Selenites - Can't Handle This
Album: 40˚ of Sunshine; Label: Nat Geo
Brownout - I Won't Lie
Album: Oozy; Label: Nat Geo
Monomono - Li-Da-Lou
Album: Give the Beggar a Chance; Label: Soundway
Witch - Anyina Mwana
Album: We Intend to Cause Havoc!; Label: Now Again
The Funkees - Ole
Album: Dancing Time: The Best of Eastern Nigeria's Afro Rock Exponents 1973 - 77; Label: Soundway
Ba Cissoko - Djoulo Diata
Album: Nimissa; Label: Cristal
Zuco 103 - Pororoca
Album: After the Carnaval; Label: Six Degrees
Curumin - Passarinho
Album: Arrocha; Label: Six Degrees
Solven Whistlers - Something New in Africa
Album: Township Jazz & Jive; Label: Music Club
Joshua Sithole - Sisi Nomdi
Album: Zulu Jive; Label: Earthworks
Four Yanks - Dudu Wam
Album: Township Jazz & Jive; Label: Music Club
Mankunku Quartet - Dedication to Daddy Trane and Brother Shorter
Album: Next Stop Soweto Vol. 3: Giants, Ministers And Makers- Jazz In South Aftrica 1963-1984 ; Label: Strut
J. Boogie's Dubtronic Science - No Freedom featuring Afrolicious and MC Zulu
Album: single; Label: Om Records
The Archives - Melodica Funk
Album: The Archives; Label: ESL
Fatoumata Diawara - Sowa
Album: Fatou; Label: World Circuit
Staff Benda Bilili - Osali Mabe
Album: single; Label: Crammed Discs
Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars - Man Muyu
Album: Radio Salone; Label: Cumbancha
Bibi Tanga & the Selenites - Kangoya
Album: 40˚ of Sunshine; Label: Nat Geo
The Spy from Cairo - Sons of Hannibal
Album: Arabadub; Label: Wonderwheel
Konkoma - Kpanlogo
Album: Konkoma; Label: Soundway
Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou-Dahomey - Ye Ye We Nou Mi
Album: The 1st Album; Label: Analog Africa
Afro Funk - Farewell to Ibusa
Album: Body Music; Label: Secret Stash
Air Date: 
June 21, 2012

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