African Rhythms, KFAI 02/23/11

Today’s edition of African Rhythms featured music from Congolese Belgian hip hop artist Baloji (Swahili for Sorceror) collaborating with Konono No. 1 and Amp Fiddler, Eritrean reggae from the Asmara All Stars, soul jazz from American vibraphone hero Roy Ayers and so much more… The show is streaming now at the KFAI site.

Baloji via Public Enemy Africa

BalojiKaribu Ya Bintou
album: Kinshasa Succursale; label: Crammed Discs
The Funk ArkDiaspora
album: From the Rooftops; label: ESL
NnekaShining Star
album: Soulisheavy; label: Decon
Issa BagayogoKoroto
album: Tassoumakan; label: Six Degrees
Orchestra BaobabOn Verra Ça
album: Specialists in all Styles; label: Nonesuch
album: Eclipse; label: Four Quarters
Asmara All StarsHaki featuring Yosef Tsehaya
album: Eritrea’s Got Soul; label: Out Here
Rodrigo y Gabriela11:11
album: Area 52; label: ATO
album: Give the Beggar a Chance; label: Soundway
Roy AyersThe River Niger
album: Africa Center of the World; label: Polydor
Hypnotic Brass EnsembleSankofa
album: Hypnotic Brass Ensemble; label: Honest Jons
Afel BocoumMakelekele
album: Mali Music; label: Astralwerks
DRC MusicLingala featuring Bokatola System
album: Kinshasa One Two; label: Warp
BalojiNazongi Ndako (part 1) with Zaiko Langa-Langa and Amp Fiddler
album: Kinshasa Succursale; label: Crammed Discs
Monsieur Dolor et Les Guitar BoysPanty
album: Tumbélé! Biguine, Afro and Latin Sounds from the French Caribbean, 1963-1974; label: Soundway
Quantic and his Combo BarbaroUndelivered Letter
album: Tradition in Transition; label: Tru Thoughts
album: Karimba; label: ESL
NovalimaMalivio Son
album: Karimba; label: ESL
AsaWhy Can’t We
album: Beautiful Imperfection; label: Dramatico
Sofía Rei KojtsovitisInstante de Vos
album: Sube Azul; label: World Village
Aar MaantaAsalamu Alaykum
album: Hiddo & Dhaqan; label: Aar Maanta
Les BaronsLagos Sound System
album: Afrobeat Sessions; label: Union Square
Ocote Soul SoundsPrimavera
album: Taurus; label: ESL
Gene ShawGoin’ Downtown
album: Carnival Sketches; label: Argo

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