2020-08-14 Top 10 World Music Albums, August (STG #1133)

Les Freres Smith - Mutation

Despite global lockdowns (or maybe because of them?), musicians are still musicking, and new albums are being released. So we continue our monthly charts highlighting some of the best.

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Hour 1
#10 Kuljit Bhamra – Dhun in Raga Vrindavani Sarang – Acoustic Guitar & Tabla – Essence of Raga Tala
#9 S H I R A N – Qal Al Mouana (feat. El Khat) – Glsah Sanaanea with Shiran
#8 LADAMA – Haverá De Ser – Oye Mujer
#7 Mehmet Polat – My Cultural Womb (feat. Daniël van Huffelen & Joan Terol Amigò) – The Promise
#6 Te Vaka – A’e – Te Vaka Beats, Vol. 2
#5 Coreyah – Yellow Flower (feat. Samuel Seo) – Clap&Applause
#4 Bab L’ Bluz – Africa Manayo – Nayda!
#3 Mulatu Estatke & the Black Jesus Experience – Mascaram Setaba – To Know Without Knowing
#2 Süperfly Orkestra ft Salih Korkut Peker & Zinguala – Artık Sevmeyeceğim – Global Riddims Volume 2
#1 Le Freres Smith – Mutation (clean) – Mutation
Vusi Mahlasela – Tswang Tswang Tswang – Sing to the People

Hour 2
Black Umfolosi – Izono Zethu – Earth Song
Alhousseini Anivolla & Girum Mezmur – Toumast Enkere – Afropentatonism
Afel Bocoum – Dakamana – Lindé
Ghalia Benali, Romina Lischka & Vincent Noiret – Le Badinage (4e livre de pièces de viole, Suite d’un goût étranger) – La Talumi – Call to Prayer
Wu Fei & Abigail Washburn – Who Says Women Aren’t as Good as Men – Wu Fei & Abigail Washburn
The Karnataka College of Percussion – Shiva Ganga – River Yamuna
Cheikh Sidi Bémol – Zman Jdid (feat. Hakim Hamadouche) [Radio Edit] – Chouf!
Modou Touré – Ayo Le Le – Touki
Kiko Dinucci – Veneno – Rastilho
Koko – Sti Nyasu – Koko
Keleketla! & Coldcut – International Love Affair (feat. Afla Sackey, Antibalas, Dele Sosimi, Ed ‘Tenderlonious’ Cawthorne, Gally Ngoveni, Nono Nkoane, Sibusile Xaba, Tamar Osborn, Thabang Tabane, Tony Allen & Tubatsi Moloi) – Keleketla!
Vilddas – Irggástallan – Háliidan
Nibs van der Spuy & Guy Buttery – Trambicosa – Live in Lisbon
Los Mocosos – United We Stand – All Grown Up

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