Titans of World Music (STG #1139)

King Sunny Ade

Three birthdays of note this week: King Sunny Ade, Oliver Mtukudzi, and Lata Mangeshkar. Each achieved significant global success, and this week’s show features their music along with other artists who have influenced the path of popular global music.

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Hour 1
Oliver Mtukudzi – Mean What You Say – Neria (Soundtrack)
Ali Farka Touré – Yenna – The Source
Mulatu Astatke – Yègellé Tezeta – The Story of Ethio Jazz (1965-1975) [New York – Addis – London]
Toumani Diabaté – Kaounding Cissoko – The Mandé Variations
Miriam Makeba – Click Song Number One (Stereo Version) – Pata Pata
Zakir Hussain – Rapanagatun – Zakir Hussain and The Rhythm Experience
Ravi Shankar – Raga Ramkali – Jazz Et Ragas
Lata Mangeshkar – Soja Rajkumari – Rough Guide: Lata Mangeshkar
Asha Bhosle & Kronos Quartet – Chura Liya Hai Tum Ne (You’ve Stolen My Heart) – You’ve Stolen My Heart – Songs from R.D. Burman’s Bollywood
Susana Baca – Palomita Ingrata – Travesías
Gilberto Gil – Tim Tim por Tim Tim – Gilbertos Samba
Celiz Cruz – Caramelos – 100% Azucar! The Best Of Celia Cruz Con La Sonora Matancera
Yma Sumac – Zana – Legend of the Sun Virgin
Angelique Kidjo – Adouma – Aye

Hour 2
Fela Kuti – Shakara (oloje) – Shakara
Oumou Sangaré – Yere faga (feat. Tony Allen) (Natureboy Flako Version) – Mogoya Remixed
Bob Marley and The Wailers – War – No More Trouble – Nakano Sun Plaza, Toyko, Japan 1979
Calypso Rose – Abatina – Far from Home
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan – Heart of Gold – Ecstasy
Rabih Abou-Khalil – Fortune Seeker – Bukra
Värttinä – Vietäviä – For the Taking – Utu
Ivo Papasov – Song for Baba Nedelya – Balkanology
Boban Marković Orkestar – Igra Andela – Millennium
King Sunny Ade – Penkele – Ajoo
Sergio Mendes – Simbora (feat. Carlinhos Brown) – Magic

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