African Rhythms, KFAI 02/02/12

Two hours of boundary crossing music, new and vintage, on today’s African Rhythms, including the Lijadu Sisters (Nigeria), The Congos (Jamaica), Gigi (Ethiopia), Gnonnas Pedro (Benin), and Rodrigo y Gabriela with C.U.B.A. (Mexico/Cuba). Streaming now at the KFAI site.

Toumani DiabateDjelika
album: Djelika; label: Hannibal
Rodrigo y Gabriela with C.U.B.A.11:11
album: Area 52; label: ATO
Soukous StarsSinovela
album: Feet: A Global Dance Party; label: Ellipsis Arts
GigiSew Argen
album: Gud Fella; label: Voice
20%Nimerudi Salama (Souk)
album: Yanini Malumbano; label: Sole Distribution
Gnonnas PedroYiriyiri Boum
album: Afro Latin via Cotonou; label: Syllart
Ensemble la PerfectaJojo
album: Tumbélé! Biguine, Afro and Latin Sounds from the French Caribbean, 1963-1974; label: Soundway
La JusticiaLas Frutas del Pais
album: Cult Cargo: Salsa Boricua De Chicago; label: Numero Group
Angélique KidjoOulala
album: Oyaya!; label: Columbia
Miriam MakebaUmhome
album: Africa; label: SBME Special Markets
The CongosCongo Man (Carl Craig edit)
album: 12″; label: Honest Jons
Alton EllisAfrican Descendents
album: Studio One Funk; label: Soul Jazz
Dennis BrownMalcolm X
album: The Best of the Joe Gibbs Years; label: Shanachie
Aar MaantaAsalamu Alaykum
album: Hiddo & Dhagan; label: Aar Maanta
Kae SunWeh-Weh
album: Outside the Barcode; label: Kae Sun Music
NnekaShining Star
album: Soulisheavy; label: Decon
Hollie CookIt’s So Different Here
album: Hollie Cook; label: Mr. Bongo
Amadou & MariamSarama
album: Wati; label: Circular Moves
Lijadu SistersDanger
album: Danger; label: Knitting Factory
NovalimaGuayabo
album: Karimba; label: ESL
Cheikh LoJamm
album: Jamm; label: Nonesuch
Milton NascimentoLilia
album: Clube da Esquina; label: Odeon
Ikebe ShakedownThe Hold Up
album: Ikebe Shakedown; label: Ubiquity
Roberto FonsecaTierra en Mano
album: Zamazu; label: Enja
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