A World in London - Episode 6 Wed, 2011-08-17 15:54

This week A World In London features some brilliant new CDs by Middle Eastern percussion maestro, Hossam Ramzy; esteemed producer of Mariza/Yasmin Levy/Buika, Javier Limon; and an exclusive preview of the debut album by rising Tunisian starlet, Emel Mathlouthi. DJ Ritu also gives an update on London in the aftermath of the recent riots plus the effects on independent world music record companies.

COMPETITION! Two tickets for the ?Asia Rocks? event at the Royal Albert Hall, September 18th. Just answer the following question: what is the surname of famous singer ?Shankar? who forms part of the composing trio Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy? Write to djritu@soasradio.org or djritu@djritu.com

1. BERLINSKI BEAT – WIR SIND BERLINSKI BEAT – GERMANY
2. MZUNGU KICHAA – SAFARI – TANZANIA/DENMARK
3. TOTO LA MOMPOSINA – MAMI WA TA – COLOMBIA
4. SURA SUSSO – MEDINA – MALI
5. THOMAS SOPILIDIS – SANTO POULI STIN AGKALIA SOU – GREECE
6. HAMDI AL KHAYYAT – TABLA SAHRAWI – EGYPT
7. SMOD – LES DRIGEANTS AFRICAINS – MALI
8. MONA SINGH – KI DASSAN – UK/INDIA
9. LA SUSI/JAVIER LIMON – LAS CARITAS DES NUDAS – SPAIN
10. MERCEDES SOSA – ALGARRABO ALGARROBAL – ARGENTINA
11. HOSSAM RAMZY/JIMMY WALDO – ANCIENT LOVE AFFAIRS – EGYPT/USA
12. EMEL MATHLOUTHI – BIN EL WEDYEN – TUNISIA
13. LUCAS SANTTANA – CIRA, REGINA E NANA – BRAZIL