2019-08-30 Songs of Work & Labor

September 2 is Labor Day in the USA, and we observe the holiday with songs about work and workers from around the globe.

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Hour 1
Freshlyground – Working Class – Radio Africa
Ali Hassan Kuban – Gammal (Camel Driver) – Real Nubian
Oumar Konate – Aucune du travail bas (All Work has Value) – Live in Bamako
Fenta Bele & Alemayehu Tesfaye – Work Work – Shemanena Fetaye
Roaring Lion – I Wouldn’t Work – Sacred 78s
Mighty Composer – Workers Lament – Trinidad, Land of Calypso
Balkan Beat Box – Hard Worker – Shout It Out
17 Hippies – Worksong – Biester
Invisible System – Zani (Hard Work) (instrumental mix) – Invisible System in Mali
Quetzal – Worksongs – Worksongs
James Whetzel – Workers Club Odessa – Man With a Movie Camera (Original Soundtrack)
Mossu T e lei Jovents – Labour Song – Home Sweet Home
Daniel Kahn & The Painted Bird – Arbeter Froyen – The Butcher’s Share

Hour 2
Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi – Ndima Ndamakura – Ndega Zvangu
Kasumai – Le travail (Work) – Senegal – Urban Rhythms
Bibi Tanga & The Selenites – People Are Working – 40° Of Sunshine
Afro Celt Sound System – Sene (Working the Land) – AnaTomic
Otava Yo – Brooms – Do You Love
Mahotella Queens – Umoya – Meet the Mahotella Queens
Olcay Bayir – Rüya (Radio Edit) – Rüya – Dream for Anatolia
Faith i Branko – Cekajuci Stribora – Rough Guide to World Jazz
Zebrina – The Hunter-Gatherer – Trail Of The Hunter-Gatherers
Choro Das 3 – Olho de Boi – Olho de Boi
The Garifuna Collective – Magidu (The Market) – ABAN
Moenje – Såehpele – Klarvær

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