Cover The World [10/16 – 10/22]

17 Oct

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