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Donna Summer and Chuck Brown Tribute

Duration:
3 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 19 May 2012

This week Gilles drops a snippet from the forthcoming Robert Glasper interview, with Robert suggesting a classic Bloodlines connection between Lalah and Donny Hathaway, and Gilles stiches together Bob James and Adam F on the Do Over.

Plus, the album of the week is World You Need A Change Of Mind by Kindness, and Gilles pays tribute to both Donna Summer and Chuck Brown, the godfather of Go-Go music, both of whom sadly passed away.

Music Played

42 items
  • Image for Donna Summer

    Donna Summer State Of Independence

    Warner

  • Image for The Soul Searchers Feat. Chuck Brown

    The Soul Searchers Feat. Chuck Brown Think

    Sussex

  • Image for Narada Michael Walden

    Narada Michael Walden Tonight I'm Alright (Joey Negro Edit)

    White

  • Image for Kissey

    Kissey House

    White

  • Image for Mr Oizo Feat. Carmen Castro

    Mr Oizo Feat. Carmen Castro Toodoo

    Because Music

  • Image for Azealia Banks

    Azealia Banks 212

    White

  • Image for Missy Elliott

    Missy Elliott Get Ur Freak On

    Elektra

  • Image for The New Year

    The New Year My Bleeding Wound

    Chocolate Industries

  • Album of The Week

  • The Do Over

  • Image for Mala

    Mala Calle F

    Brownswood

  • Image for Luz De Cuba

    Luz De Cuba Eggun

    White

  • Image for Drumagick

    Drumagick Brazilian Parade

    Tru Thoughts

  • Image for A Bossa Elétrica

    A Bossa Elétrica Sob a luz do Sol (Everybody Loves the Sunshine)

    Connective Records

  • Image for Terea

    Terea Pretty Bird

    Baby Grand

  • Bloodlines

    • Image for Robert Glasper Feat. Lalah Hathaway

      Robert Glasper Feat. Lalah Hathaway Cherish The Day

      Blue Note

    • Image for Donny Hathaway

      Donny Hathaway Someday We'll All Be Free

      Atlantic

  • Image for Donald Byrd

    Donald Byrd You And The Music

    Blue Note

  • Image for Johnny

    Johnny "Hammond" Smith Los Conquistadores Chocolates

    Milestone

  • Image for The Soul Searchers Feat. Chuck Brown

    The Soul Searchers Feat. Chuck Brown Back It On Up

    ZR Records

  • Bibi Tanga Feat. Computer Jay My Heart Is Jumping (Mattieu Schreyer Remix)

    White

  • Image for Paradis

    Paradis Hemisphere

    White

  • Album of The Week

  • Image for Donna Summer

    Donna Summer Spring Affair

    Casablanca

  • Image for Donna Summer

    Donna Summer Bad Girls

    Casablanca

  • Image for Donna Summer

    Donna Summer Could It Be Magic

    Casablanca

  • Image for Donna Summer

    Donna Summer On The Radio

    Casablanca

  • Image for Jaco Pastorius

    Jaco Pastorius Speak Like A Child

    Epic

  • Image for Smith & Mighty

    Smith & Mighty Walk On By

    !K7

  • Image for Sweatson Klank

    Sweatson Klank Always You

    Project Mooncircle

  • Image for Girl Unit

    Girl Unit Ensemble

    Nightslugs

  • Image for Versatones

    Versatones Bila

    Fenway

  • Image for Della Reese

    Della Reese It Was A Very Good Year

    ABC

  • Image for Antibalas

    Antibalas Antibalas - Sare Kon Kon

    Daptones

  • Backroom Babylon

    • Image for Frank Minion

      Frank Minion Soft Land of Make Believe

      Bethlehem

    • Image for Triste Janero

      Triste Janero In The Garden

      GPC

    • Image for Ramsey Lewis

      Ramsey Lewis Eternal Journey

      Cadet Records

    • Image for Andrew Wartts

      Andrew Wartts Peter And John

      Champ

    • Image for Doug & Jean Carn

      Doug & Jean Carn Higher Ground

      Black Jazz

    • Image for Evans Pyramid

      Evans Pyramid Never Going To Leave You

      Funk

    • Image for Soulsearchers Feat. Chuck Brown

      Soulsearchers Feat. Chuck Brown Ashley's Roadclip

      Sussex

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