2017-03-24 – Global Music of the Body

world music songs about the bodyHave you ever made up a song about your fingertips or your backside? If you have, you’re not alone! This week, a collection of songs about body parts, from hair to lips to shoulders to legs to feet. Plus new releases, old faves, and more in hour 2.

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Hour 1
Les Nubians “Afrodance” from Nü Revolution

Kilema “Volovolo (Hair)” from Lavi-Tany

Monsoon “eyes” from Monsoon Featuring Sheila Chandra

Mamak Khadem “Those Eyes” from The Road

Jon Sterckx “Tongue twister” from Drumscapes

The Drive “Sweet Lips” from Slow Drive to Soweto

Big Mean Sound Machine “sweet tooth” from Contraband

Alash Ensemble “My Throat, the Ediski” from Buura

Set break — KAOS Community Billboard

Forthy Thieves Orkestra “Big Belly Beat” from Forgotten Tales

Monsieur Doumani “The Pert Breast (feat. Symis Shukuroglou)” from Sikoses

Rita Kleinstein “Your Shoulders (Et Ktefecha)” from My Joys

Freshlyground “Arms of Steel” from Ma’cheri

Ezechiel Pailhes “Hands On Hips” from Divine

Hour 2
Guy Buttery & Nibs Van der Spuy “Beautiful Feet” from In the Shade of the Wild Fig

Onom Agemo & The Disco Jumpers “2 Feet” from 2 Feet – Single

Amine & Hamza “Spleen” from Fertile Paradoxes

Les Amazones d’Afrique “Nebao (feat. Mamani Keita)” from République Amazone

Vieux Farka Toure “Nature” from Samba

Red Baraat “Se Hace Camino” from Bhangra Pirates

Simon Bolzinger & Tambor y Canto “Yambu Andino” from Tambor y Canto

Set break — Spin The Globe world music concert calendar

Maurice El Médioni “Oh! Ma belle” from Descarga Oriental

Danyel Waro “Dori” from Monmon

Ondatrópica “De Mar a Mar” from Baile Bucanero

Cewek Matre “Black Skin” from Black Skin

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