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2019-05-17 – Top 10 World Music CDs, May edition

With a song from each of the Top 10 new world music albums. Plus other music, new and old, in hour 2.

Alma Afrobeat Ensemble
Alma Afrobeat Ensemble – Monkey See, Monkey Do

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2019-03-29 Music Without Walls

This week we feature music by groups with members of different nations. What does it sound like when musicians with different passports (or none at all) get together to make music?

Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita
Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita

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Mamadou Diabate, Dramane Dembele, Claudio Spieler – Kuma Kelen – Baroka

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2019-01-11 Top 10 World Music CDs

Hear a song from each of the Top 10 new world music albums. Plus other music — new and old — in hour 2.

Liraz – Naz
Liraz – Naz

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#10 Palankalama – Mylodom – Boca de Raia

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2018-12-14 Top 10 World Music CDs, December edition

Heart shaped globe

This week, our monthly countdown of the best new global music around. Plus other great music — new and old — in hour 2.

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2018-09-07 World Music Mix

earth-with-headphonesA mix this week of new releases, old favorites, and whatever else wandered by.

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2018-07-06 The Birthday Show: Mandela, Sosa, Franco, Mapfumo, Kidjo, & more

globe birthday cakeAn astounding cluster of musician birthdays happens in July: Thomas Mapfumo, Franco, Mercedes Sosa, Mighty Sparrow, Angelique Kidjo, and Tony Allen. Also global figures The Dalai Lama, Nelson Mandela, and Haile Selassie. We’ll celebrate with music from the former, and about the latter. If it’s your birthday in July, happy birthday to you as well!

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2018-06-15 Top 10 World Music Albums, June edition

Angelique Kidjo - Remain In LightHear a song from each of the ten best new world music CDs this week. Plus other new releases and old faves in hour 2.

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