Songs of devotion and resilience. Music from the USA, France, Nigeria, Thailand, Cape Verde, Madagascar, Ethiopia, Morocco and beyond.
2015 was a good year for music from around the world. Here is a list of my ten favorite releases I received over the past year.
Today’s show features some of our favorite music released this past year. Enjoy phenomenal selections from Canada, Senegal, South Africa, Mali, Western Sahara, Peru, Madagascar, Chile, USA, England and beyond. Explore musical expressions that demand our attention.
Razia is a musician and activist who spends much of her time raising global awareness of the rapid deforestation going on in her homeland. Razia and her group provide a message of unity and urgency throughout this dynamic recording, rooted in a variety of the musical styles found within Madagascar.