SONG OF THE WEEK...WORLD BEATS. TB's favourite Forum is back...with new sounds to enhance the travel experience
SONG OF THE WEEK...WORLD BEATS.
Each Week a different letter...A to Z of World Music. Artist or band's name starting with the letter of the week...try and name the country of origin. Post your's here.
THE LETTER "A"
To kick it off
"A" is for ANNA RF...from Israel
Sounds of the Himalayas...ministering to the birds
"A" is for AMPARANOIA...from Spain
"EN LA NOCHE"...IN THE NIGHT
Music from Mali
Triple "A" this one is for
AFEL BOUCOM on vocals & ALKIBAR with DAMON ALBARN
"A" is for Cool Lounge...South African Cool Lounge
The musical caravan crossing the desert...touching down for a bit of North African groove
AMR DIAB...from Egypt
"HABIBI YA NOUR EL AIN"
Keeping the Aramaic language alive...Assyrian dance groove...I'm stage front in the black hat
ASA (ASHA)...from Nigeria
"FIRE ON THE MOUNTAIN"
Magnificent lilting vocals...like gentle waves lapping the shore
ALINE DE LIMA...from Brazil
Great to see this forum topic back. Here's my contribution:
From Sweden. Who else but ABBA
In response to: Msg #181475
Not only is Song of the Week back...but Bob's back! Welcome.
Check out the other tracks as well...lift your spirits...and be transported.
Song of the Week has returned!
Here's mine...Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas. Saw them live!
"A" is for Awesomeness...the father of West African Blues...invited to play at the opening of the Sydney Olympics but refused saying it was too far away. I've visited his house and grave at Niafunke on the Niger River...his music the lifeblood of Mali
ALI FARKE TOURE on guitar at the Segou Festival with BASSEKOU KOUYATE on ngoni
APACHE INDIAN...Indian reggae
Not from North America but from India
OM NUMAH SHIVAYA
ADAMA YALOMBA...from Mali
AMAR SUNDY...from Algeria
Time for the King of African reggae...time to get your rocks off
ALPHA BLONDY...from Cote D'Ivoire
"PEACE IN LIBERIA"
More reggae...continents apart
ALE MUNIZ...from Brazil
"MAGUINHA DO SA VIANNA"