Playlist: Music of the World with Stephen Kent for January 14, 2010 - 11:00am

This show was prerecorded earlier in the week as I was on the road in New Mexico when it aired working on recording a piece with Grammy Nominee, Rahim Alhaj, for a new Double CD of collaborative recordings featuring Rahim on oud in tandem with a multitude of extraordinary musicians to benefit Doctors Without Borders. Thus, today's Music of the World is not the program that it would have been had it gone out live and in the aftermath of the Haiti earthquake.
As it is I celebrate the life of singer/songwriter Lhasa (www.lhasadesela.com) who passed away on New Year's Day and aired more of my choice recordings from the past year. www.stephenkent.net

ArtistSongAlbumLabelYear
Lhasa [Canada,Mexico]J'arrive a la VilleThe Living Roadwww.lhasadesela.com200411:024:00
Lhasa [Canada, Mexico]La FronteraTHe Living Roadwww.lhasadesela.com200411:063:52
Juana Molina [Argentina]Los Hongos de MarosaUn Diawww.juanamolina.com200911:107:26
Novalima [Peru]Tumbala (Da Lata Remix)Coba Coba RemixedCumbancha200911:165:06
Forro in the Dark [Brazil, USA]BandinhaLight a Candle200911:222:55
Outlaw Dervish [Bay Area]We Need Each OtherMstic Groove, Downtempowww.outlawdervish.com200911:254:11
Staff Benda Bilili [Congo]Sala KebaTres Tres FortCrammed Discs200911:314:11
Amadou et Mariam [Mali]Ce N'Est Pas BonWelcome to MaliNonesuch200911:363:50
Sila & The Afrofunk Experience [Kenya, Bay Area]AfricaBlack Presidentwww.victorsila.com200911:405:11
Baba Ken Okulolo [Nigeria, Bay Area]ShabadabaWe Are All From AfricaInner Spirit200911:453:13
Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba [Mali]Ngoni FolaSegu BlueOut/Here200911:494:20
Kailash Kher [India]Kaisa Main KabouYatra - Nomadic SoulCumbancha200911:534:15
Locura [Bay Area]Te VaAnimaswww.myspace.com/locuramusica200911:572:00

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