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Sarah Jaffe joins us to discuss Ireland’s major victory for reproductive rights. Also, the US government is upping the number of drone strikes it’s carrying out while decreasing transparency, and…
Off the ‘Ojekoo’ EP, ‘Agoro’ is a potential anthem that promises to expand its tentacles beyond West Africa & across the African continent!
Wela’J is an Afrobeat-chameleon group consisting of 11 musicians! Intoxicating rhythms tumble & brass resonates to make you dance!
‘Why So Complicated’ features magnificent guitar licks, exquisite keys and amazing, unique vocals over spell binding afrocentric rhythms!
Henry Cole’s main goal is to see music as “One World,” a space beyond styles, reaching out w/ a message of determination and unity for all!
Muanapoto Is exhilarating as it is unexpected – you’re not sure where the beat will take you next, but you’ll want to be along for the ride!
W.N.G.E. is more philosophical than political, postulating the motion of water as a metaphor for human interaction & the rhythms of society
Hiphoppapotamus has down a great rowdy jungle remix of Afriquoi’s classic track, ‘Pandemadzimai’ to celebrate 10 years of Wormfood!
Legendary Nigerian musician, William Onyeabor, released 8 self-produced albums during the Nigerian civil war, and then he disappeared!
Let’s get on down to another explosive World Hip ­Hop mix, brought to you by the one and only Crazy DJ Bazarro. Check it out, from March 2nd to March 29th I will be touring with Apathy & Celph­Titled. We hitting up the West Coast with some incredible hip­ hop. I will post the dates on btrtoday.com soon. Name of the tour: The Widow’s Son. Coming to a town near you. East Coast dates coming soon also in April. Yep, we moving like that. Hopefully I will take my camera and get tons of footage if you can’t make it out. But in the meantime check out the new World Hip Hop mix right below. Let’s go!!
Baba Commandant was a rather eccentric & mysterious character from the Ouagadougou underground scene! He was also a traditional Bobo dancer!
Bombastic & upbeat, Femi Kuti’s song from his forthcoming album is a call to set aside differences and work towards a more peaceful world!
11 bright musicians w/ unbelievable drive makeup Moscow, Russia based band, MOSBRASS! Their music delivers brass and is filled with passion!
10-piece, NYC band, R.C.A., focus on the progress and sustainability of Afrobeat as a genre, movement and lifestyle in the United States!
Born in the D.R. of the Congo, Faty, of Tshegue, brings a powerful, worldly energy to her music and she sings with a refreshing passion!

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