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Spin the Globe Playlist for 27 June 2008
Fela, his Family, & his Musical Friends


Seun Kuti performs in Seattle June 28, and we took the cue to look back at his father's development of Afrobeat and how it spread through his family and his band. Plus new releases and other tunes in the second hour.


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Artist - Song - Album

hour 1
Geraldo Pino - Let Them Talk - Heavy Heavy Heavy
Fela Kuti - Zombie - The Best Best of Fela Kuti
Femi Kuti - Traitors of Africa - Fight to Win
Tony Allen - Jakelewah - Home Cooking
Dele Sosimi - Big Cat Fat Cat - Turbulent Times
Dele Sosimi - Di Godfada - Turbulent Times
Keji Hamilton & Exousia Band - Designers - Keji
Fela Kuti - Unnecessary Begging - The Underground Spiritual Game
Fela Kuti - Swegbe and Pako - The Underground Spiritual Game

hour 2
Nation Beat w/ the Klezmatics - Ver Es Hot - Legends of the Preacher
Chambao - Despierta - Con Otro Aire
Nasiba - Maraw - Samarkand
Niyaz - Molk-E-Divan (acoustic) - Nine Heavens
Svang - Moara - Svant
Takashi Hirayasu - Koza Renka - Rough Guide to Japan
The Immigrant Orchestra - Wunderbar - Home Away from Home
DJ Logic & Jason Miles - Planetary Beat - Global Noize
Max Pashm - Manea-K - BalkanBeats Vol. 3
K’naan - Wash It Down - The Dusty Foot on the Road
Issa Bagayogo - Kalan Nege - Rough Guide to the Music of Mali
Roberto Poveda - Sueno Mama - Son Electrico
Jackson Conti - Amazon Stroll - Sujinho

Most of the music played on Spin the Globe is available at cdRoots.com or CD Universe or Calabash.

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