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Spin the Globe Playlist for 20 February 2006
Vusi Mahlasela interview + songs of love

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Show Notes


Vusi Mahlasela: "When You Come Back"

I don’t want to be star and I don’t think I am a star – I’m just a firefly. I’m only just doing my work through what God has given me.
Vusi Mahlasela (read interview)

Heard some new world music albums today, along with songs of love for Valentine's Day, and an interview with Vusi Mahlasela to get us in the mood for his long-awaited Seattle appearance.

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Artist | Song | Album | Label

hour 1
Jim Malcolm | When the Night Is Young | Tam O'Shanter and other tales | Beltrane
Lagbaja | Skentele Skontolo | Africano | Motherlan' Music
Docteur Nico & Orchestra African Fiesta | Exhibition Dechaud | Golden Afrique Vol. 2 | Network
Susheela Raman | Sharavana | Music for Crocodiles | Narada
Ladysmith Black Mambazo | Hello My Baby feat. Zap Mama | Long Walk to Freedom | Heads Up
Vusi Mahlasela | Silang Mabele | Silang Mabele | BMG Africa
Atimevu Dance & Drum Ensemble | Zori | Vuga - Songs of the Drum | Atimevu Music
Djemilady Tounkara | Fanta Bourama | Solon Kono | Marabi

** interview with Vusi Mahlasela

hour 2
* Vusi Mahlasela & Louis Mhlanga | Chibona | Live at the Bassline | BMG Africa
Julia Sarr & Patrice Larose | Yow Lai Xar | Set Luna | No Format
Te Vaka | Tagaloa | Ki Mua | Spirit of Play
Okna Tsahan Zam | Edjin Duun | Sound of the World | Wrasse
En Duo | Danza Locumi | En - Affinity | self
Philip Tabane & Malombo | Lenyora | Ke a Bereka | Kariba
Madrigaia | Three Ways to Vacuum Your House, Part 1 | Pleiades | Madrigaia
Son de la Frontera | Arabesco | Son de la Frontera | World Village
Ofra Haza | Ode Le-Eli | The Rough Guide to the Music of Israel | World Music Network
Frank London's Klezmer Brass Allstars | A Time of Desire - Chura Mix | Carnival Conspiracy | Piranha
Huun Huur Tu | Exile's Song | The Orphan's Lament | Shanachie

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