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Palm Wine Radio (Music)


Palm Wine Radio, which brings you the best in classic and contemporary pop tunes from the musically diverse continent of Africa. Highlife, Afropop, JuJu, Soukous, Township, Rai, Makossa, and Mbalax are some of the numerous genres that will be explored.

Mon Jul 9th 2018 10.30am–12.00pm

R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links help support the station.

Time zone: eastern


Moreira Chonguiça, Manu Dibango “Nonto Sangoma”
from M&M CD Album (Morestar Entertainment 2017) —1.Mozambique, Cameroon


Basil 'Manenberg' Coetzee “Monwabisi”
from Passport: The Best of Basil Coetzee CD Album (Mountain Records 2013) —2. South Africa


Dexter Johnson “Angelitos Negros (Live)”
from Live à l'étoile CD Album (Teranga Beat 2014) —3. Senegal - in their last performance before their departure to Abidjan in 1969.


MANU DIBANGO “Wakafrika” CD Album (WAGRAM MUSIC 1994) —4. Cameroon


Juma Tutu “Sukari”
from Sukari - Single Single Single (CD Run 2014) —5. Kenya


Getatchew Mekurya “Muziqa heywete”
from Ethiopiques, Vol. 14: Negus of Ethiopian Sax CD Album (BUDA MUSIQUE 2002) —6. Ethiopia


Steve Bedi “Living it Up”
from Shades of My Reality CD Album (Bedisfy Entertainment 2016) —7. Ghana


Dudu Pukwana “Bird Lives”
from Ubagile - EP Other EP (Jazz Colours 1999) —8. South Africa


Kippie Moeketsi & The Marabi Kings “Goli Kwela”
from From Marabi to Disco CD Comp (GALLO RECORD COMPANY 1994) —9. South Africa


Atemi “Rain (feat. Chris Bittok)”
from Manzili - State of Life CD Album (Pine Creek Records 2016) —10. Kenya


McCoy Mrubata “Joburg Mountains”
from Brasskap Sessions, Vol. 1 CD Album (Kokoko Music 2007) —11. South Africa


FEMI KUTI “Oyimbo”
from Africa Shrine CD Album (Uwe MK2 Muisc 2004) —12. Nigeria


West Nkosi “Durban Road”
from 16 Original Sax Jive Hits CD Album (GALLO RECORD COMPANY 1991) —13. South Africa


Moreira Chonguiça “Ngoma (Live)”
from Live At the Polana Serena Hotel CD Album (Morestar Entertainment 2015) —14. Mozambique


Isaiah Katumwa “the visit”
from This is me CD Album (Isaiah Katumwa 2016) —15. * End of show - a taste for next week's Palm Wine Radio which explores the music of Uganda

Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.