Rita's World Episode 49 Thu, 2013-10-17 03:25

Ebami Eda, The Black President, that is the late great Felea Anikulapo Kuti – Happy Birthday.This episode is party for Fela featuring Afrobeat and Afrobeat inspired tracks from around the globe. October 15th would have been his 75th birthday, maybe we should keep the party going through the rest of October!

Fela Ransome Kuti – LAI SE – Lagos Baby Vampi Soul

Antibalas – DIRTY MONEY – Antibalas – Daptone Records

Gilles Peterson Presents Havana Cultura ROFOROFO FIGHT Brownswood Recordings

Afroelectro PADHINHO Afroelectro

Thievery Corporation ft David Byrne THE HEART IS A LONELY HUNTER – Love Monk

Kronos Quartet, Kyp Malone,Tunde Adebimpe + Stuart Bogie – SORROW TEARS + BLOOD – Red Hot + Fela Knitting Factory Records

Mr Something Something + Ikwunga The Afrobeat Poet DI BOMBS World Music network

Fela Anikulapo Kuti EXPENSIVE SHIT – The Best Of The Black President – Knitting Factory Records