Cover the World [7/4/16-7/10/16]

06 Jul

Today we “Cover the World” with a fun set of songs you’ll recognize…though it may take a minute or two. You’ll hear the music of Simon & Garfunkel, the Eagles, Ray Charles, the Beatles and U2, all given a unique spin by musicians from different cultures.

  ARTIST SONG ALBUM LABEL COUNTRY TIME
1 Toots and the Maytals I Gotta Woman Light Your Light Concord Music Group Jamaica 3:28
2 Skank Estare Prendido en Tus Dedos Outlandos D’America Ark 21 Brazil 4:42
3 Ba Cissoko Sunday Bloody Sunday In the Name of Love: Africa Celebrates U2 Shout Factory Guinea 4:17
4 Basilis Kazoullis O Pugmachos (Boxer) I Lyra Sas Parousiazei Lyra Greece 4:24
5 Nouvelle Vague I Melt With You Nouvelle Vague Luaka Bop France 4:11
6 Jake Shimbabukuro While My Guitar Gently Weeps Walking Down Rainhill Hitchhike Records

 

Japan/U.S. 4:19
7 Mo’Horizons Hit the Road Jack Remember Tomorrow/Cover the World Stereo Deluxe/Putumayo Germany 5:41
8 Vieux Farka Toure Bullet the Blue Sky In the Name of Love: Africa Celebrates U2 Shout Factory Mali 4:36
9 Hamid Bouchnak Yamra la Tabkiche Bladi Fassiphone / Atlas Algeria 5:52
10 Sergio Cammariere Il Mare Sergio Cammariere EMI Italy 4:17
11 Majek Fashek Hotel California Rhythms In Common EMI / Capitol Music Nigeria 5:25
12 Sunhidi Chauhan Kaisi Paheli Zindgani Parineeta Soundtrack Tips India 4:11
13 Ladysmith Black Mambazo with Des’ree Ain’t No Sunshine In Harmony/Cover the World GMI/Putumayo South Africa 3:48