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Episode 2

Rita Ray introduces highlights from Sauti za Busara 2009, a festival held in Zanzibar's historic Stone Town which celebrates music from East Africa and beyond.

With Rachel Magoola, who has had one of Uganda's all-time greatest hits, Comrade Fatso, a white Zimbabwean rap artist who speaks out boldly against the Mugabe regime, Kenyan singer Iddi Achien'g, whose songs carry powerful social messages, and Katapila Sangula Ngoma from Tanzania, who just wants to have a good time.

WORLD ROUTES

Presented by Rita Ray
Produced by Roger Short

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Saturday 25th April 2009

Rachel Magoola: Eyauni Emaali
Recorded at the Sauti Za Busara Festival, Zanzibar, by BBC Sound Engineer James Birtwistle

Interview with Rachel Magoola

Rachel Magoola: Obangaina
Recorded at the Sauti Za Busara Festival, Zanzibar, by BBC Sound Engineer James Birtwistle

Comrade Fatso and Chabvondoka: Kudonono
Recorded at the Sauti Za Busara Festival, Zanzibar, by BBC Sound Engineer James Birtwistle

Interview with Comrade Fatso

Comrade Fatso and Chabvondoka: Bread and Roses
Recorded at the Sauti Za Busara Festival, Zanzibar, by BBC Sound Engineer James Birtwistle

Katapila Sangula Ngoma: Flutes
Recorded at the Sauti Za Busara Festival, Zanzibar, by BBC Sound Engineer James Birtwistle

Interivew with Katapila Sangula Ngoma

Katapila Sangula Ngoma: Saluna
Recorded at the Sauti Za Busara Festival, Zanzibar, by BBC Sound Engineer James Birtwistle

Iddi Achieng: Joluo
Recorded at the Sauti Za Busara Festival, Zanzibar, by BBC Sound Engineer James Birtwistle

Iddi Achieng: Dodo
Recorded at the Sauti Za Busara Festival, Zanzibar, by BBC Sound Engineer James Birtwistle

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