Tag: Benin

July 18, 2016

This is a special show in tribute to my mentor, Akenataa Hammagaadji of First World Music. He helped me get this show on WVKR and has been a constant source of inspiration. This week he ended his African music show on WVKR after thirteen years. In celebration of First World Music, today’s show is entirely comprised of music from the African diaspora. Songs from Cape Verde, Algeria, Haiti, Guadeloupe, Zimbabwe, Senegal, Benin, Mali and beyond.

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May 3, 2016

A spectacular variety of music from across the globe. Enjoy sounds from Colombia, USA, Ethiopia, Serbia, Senegal, Benin, Lebanon, Democratic Republic of Congo, Mali and beyond. Tune your ears to the best frequency.

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April 19, 2016

The sounds you didn’t know you were looking for. An hour of sensational music from the USA, Benin, Spain, Ghana, Mali, South Africa, Haiti, Belgium, Brazil, Mexico, Chile and beyond. Soak it in!

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March 22, 2016

Today’s show is filled to the brim with great international sounds. Music from Cuba, Colombia, Nigeria, Benin, Senegal, USA, Mozambique, Norway, Sweden, Zimbabwe and beyond. A sequence of tunes you won’t find anywhere else.

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February 8, 2016