2017-07-21 Global Songs of Fruit

melondrumsIt’s summer — which means it’s fresh fruit season! Exactly which types of fruit depends on your location, of course. But people around the world love fruit so much, they’ve penned songs about cherries and mangoes and papayas and peaches and durians. Lots of those songs in this week’s episode, plus some new releases and old tunes thrown into the mix.

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Hour 1
Sidestepper
“Mas Papaya” from 3AM (In Beats We Trust)

Kiuila “Grape” from Kolo

Lord Kitchener “Sour Apple” from Sings Calypsos (With and Without Social Significance) [Remastered]

Mighty Sparrow “Mango Vert” from First Flight: Early Calypsos from the Emory Cook Collection

Jose-Luis Orozco “Conga De Las Frutas” from ¡Come Bien! Eat Right!

Dengue Fever “Durian Dowry” from Cannibal Courtship

Baluji Shrivastav “Fruit” from Best of Baluji Shivastav

The Alexander All Stars “Apple Tart” from Apple Tart Cake

Celia Cruz “Mango Mangue” from 100% Azucar: Best Of Celia Cruz

Dama & D’Gary “Voasary – The Parable of the Orange” from The Long Way Home

Cibelle “Underneath the Mango Tree” from Las Vênus Resort Palace Hotel

Set break — KAOS Community Billboard

Dokkerman & the Turkeying Fellaz “Mango Season” from Illegal Move

Jaakko Laitinen & Väärä Raha “Mustikan (Blueberry)” from Näennäinen

Rene Granda con Su ComboRene Granda Con Su Combo New York & Frankie Rodriguez “Jugo de Mango” from NuYorican Funk Experience

Troitsa “Kalinka (Raspberry)” from Zhuravy

Romashka “Loli Phabay (The Red Apple)” from Gypsy Muzica for Dancing & Dreaming

Hour 2
Mokoomba
“Kambowa” from Luyando

Chicago Afrobeat Project “Cut the Infection (feat. Tony Allen, Oranmiyan)” from What Goes Up

TAKEIFA “Macoumba” from Gass Giss

Melodic Intersect “Keys of Resolve (feat. Enayet Hossain & Greg Hatza)” from Looking Forward (feat. Enayet Hossain)

Alif “Saware” from Alif

Ghalia Benali & Maak “No Anger” from Mwsoul

Los Wembler’s De Iquitos “Sonido Amazonico” from Ikaro del Amor

The Bombay Royale “Mauja” from Run Kitty Run

Set break — Spin The Globe world music concert calendar

Zem Audu “dragon” from Spirits

Bixiga 70 “Luz Vermelha” from Bixiga70

Massa Dembele “Sia” from Mezana Dounia

Amadou & Mariam “Filaou Bessame” from Bofou Safou

Tchiss Lopes “E Bo Problema” from Synthesize the Soul Astro-Atlantic Hypnotica from the Cape Verde Islands, 1973-1988

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