African Rhythms, KFAI 11/15/12

Highlife from Ghana, Township jazz and jive from South Africa, voices from Cape Verde and beyond are all part of the musical mix on today’s African Rhythms. Check the playlist and listen to the show at the KFAI site!

photo by Malik Sidibe via vinyles passion

Lijadu SistersOrere-Elejigbo
Album: Horizon Unlimited; Label: Knitting Factory
Justin Adams & Juldeh CamaraNightwalk
Album: In Trance; Label: Real World
Kyerematen StarsMaye Obi Den
Album: Sofrito: Tropical Discotheque; Label: Strut
K. Frimpong & his Cubano FiestasGyae Mensu
Album: K. Frimpong & his Cubano Fiestas; Label: Continental Records
The FunkeesBreak Through
Album: Dancing Time; Label: Soundway
TchekaDjan Kre Bejabu
Album: African Guitars; Label: Lusafrica
Mayra AndradeLua
Album: Navega; Label: RCA Victor
Sara TavaresBalancê
Album: Balancê; Label: Times Square
Najite Olokun ProphecyShowtime
Album: Africa Before Invasion; Label: Sofa Disk
Dub ColossusDub Will Tear Us Apart
Album: Addis Through the Looking Glass; Label: Real World
Menahan Street BandThree Faces
Album: The Crossing; Label: Dunham
Soul ThrobsLittle Girl
Album: Next Stop… Soweto volume 2; Label: Strut
Joshua SitholeSedelini Thina
Album: Zulu Jive; Label: Carthage
The SkylarksHolilili
Album: Township Jazz n Jive; Label: Music Club
Johnson MkhalaliJoyce No. 2
Album: The Indestructible Beat of Soweto; Label: Shanachie
Cocoa TeaLost My Sonia
Album: Henry Junjo Lawes: Volcano Explosion; Label: 17 North Parade
Wayne JarrettChip In
Album: Chip In; Label: Greensleeves
Linton Kwesi JohnsonWhat Fi Go Rave
Album: Independent Intavenshun: The Island Anthology; Label: Island
Diabel CissokhoAllah Lako
Album: Kanabory Siyama; Label: World Village
KumatilanyeLumbalú
Album: The Wonderwheel Spins in 2012; Label: Wonderwheel
Samba MapangalaMaisha Ni Matamu
Album: Life Is Sweet; Label: Virunga
Orchestra BaobabNdéleng Ndéleng
Album: Made in Dakar; Label: Nonesuch
Bosq of Whiskey Barons featuring KaletaDem Know
Album: single; Label: Ubiquity
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