12/12/2013 African Rhythms

 

As the world celebrates the life of Nelson Mandela, African Rhythms salutes the music of South Africa on today’s show, from Masekela and Makeba to the Dark City Sisters and the Mgababa Queens, along with a set of contemporary African music from around the continent during the first hour. 

Playlist Tracks: 
Hugh Masekela - Kaa Ye Oya
Album: Introducing Hedzoleh Soundz; Label: Blue Thumb
Miriam Makeba - African Convention
Album: Golden Afrique volume 3; Label: Network
Mayra Andrade - Téra Lonji
Album: Lovely Difficult; Label: Columbia
Chronixx - Here Comes Trouble
Album: 7"; Label: Rootsman
Mamadou Kelly - Nansongo
Album: Adibar; Label: Clermont
Mulatu Astatke - Surmu featuring Fatoumata Diawara
Album: Sketches of Ethiopia; Label: Jazz Village
Fnaïre featuring Salah Edin - Sah Raoui
Album: Rough Guide to the Music of Morocco; Label: Rough Guide
Black Market Brass - Big Muffler
Album: 7"; Label: Secret Stash
Oscar Sulley - Bukom Mashie (Quantic remix)
Album: Soundway Remixed; Label: Soundway
Bassekou Kouyate and Ngoni Ba - Jama Ko
Album: Jama Ko; Label: Out Here
Poets of Rhythm - Rhodesian Girl
Album: Anthology 1992 - 2003; Label: Daptone
Dark City Sisters - Change Jive Bafana
Album: 7"; Label: HMV
Mgababa Queens - Maphuti
Album: Next Stop Soweto Vol. 1: Golden Age of Mbaqana; Label: Strut
Phillip Malela & the Movers - Intandane
Album: Next Stop Soweto Vol. 2; Label: Strut
Brenda Fassie - Sum'bulala
Album: Golden Afrique volume 3; Label: Network
Skylarks - Holili
Album: Township Jazz & Jive; Label: Music Club
Joshua Sithole - Sedelini Thina
Album: Zulu Jive; Label: Carthage
Udokotela Shange Namajaha - Awungilobolele
Album: Indestructible Beat of Soweto; Label: Shanachie
Mahotella Queens and Mahlathini - Imbodlomane (Bassman)
Album: Phezulu Eqhudeni; Label: Carthage
Obed Ngobeni - Kazote No. 2
Album: My Wife Bought a Taxi; Label: Shanachie
Vusi Mahlasela - When You Come Back
Album: The Voice; Label: ATO
Reggie Msomi's Hollywood Jazz Band - Midnight Ska
Album: Golden Afrique volume 3; Label: Network
Toreadors - Gwinyitshe
Album: Next Stop Soweto Vol. 2; Label: Strut
Miriam Makeba - Maria Fulo
Album: Pata Pata; Label: Reprise
Mbilia Bel & Tabu Ley - Sisi Mandela
Album: Mbilia Bel & Tabu Ley; Label: Genidia
Bheki Mseleku - Celebration
Album: Celebratiion; Label: World Circuit
Program: 
Air Date: 
December 12, 2013

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