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Wasis Diop

Monday 9 June 2008 23:15-1:00 (Radio 3)

Charlie Gillett presents an exclusive session by Senegalese singer-songwriter and impresario Wasis Diop, who sings and plays in the studio and also brings along some of the records that have influenced him. Now based in Paris, Wasis has written songs for artists all over the world, as well as having his own fair share of hits.

Duration:

1 hour 45 minutes

Playlist

World on 3 with Charlie Gillett
9 June 2008
11:15pm


Balla et ses Balladins: Ka Noutea (5.04)
album: Balla et ses Balladins - The Syliphone Years
Sterns Music STCD3035-36
http://www.sternsmusic.com/
http://www.radioafrica.com.au/

Pama International: Highrise (3.07)
album: Love Filled Dub Band
Rockers Revolt RRHITCD2
http://www.pamainternational.co.uk/
http://www.myspace.com/pamainternational
Read an interview with this band

Sa Dingding: Oldster by Xilin River (3.54)
album: Alive
Wrasse Records WRASS 213
http://www.sadingding.co.uk/
http://www.wrasserecords.com/
Sa Dingding will be appearing at the BBC Proms World Music Celebration on 30 July

Umalali - The Garifuna Women's Project: Merua (3.06)
Featuring Chella Torres and Desere Diego on vocals
album: Umalali - The Garifuna Women's Project
Cumbancha CMB-CD-6
http://www.cumbancha.com/
http://www.stonetreerecords.com/

Wasis Diop: So Lala! (3.15)
Wasis Diop: L'Ange Djibril (1.19)
Wasis Diop: L'Ange Djibril (take two - change of key) (3.05)
Both songs appear on Wasis' new album Judu Bek (Wrasse Records WRASS 218)
http://www.wasisdiop.com/
http://www.wrasserecords.com/

Charlie:
Son of Dave: Lover not a Fighter (3.25)
album: 03
Kartel KCDL013
http://www.myspace.com/thesonofdave

Wasis:
Ding Fei Fei: Le dernier qui a parle (3.41)
album: Dare to be Different
Universal 016 281-2

Charlie:
Yasuaki Shimizu & Saxophonettes: Suite no.1 Prelude (2.19)
album: Cello Suites
Saravah SHL2098
http://www.yasuaki-shimizu.com/

Wasis:
Papa Wemba: Yolele (3.17)
album: Madre Africa
Mercury 553 125-2
Italian release
Originally appeared on Papa Wemba's 1995 album Emotion (RealWorld Records)

Charlie:
Djoloff: Metite (4.59)
Produced by Wasis Diop
album: Iawane
Emma Productions 159 498-2
http://www.myspace.com/groupedjoloff

Wasis:
Talking Heads: Once in a Lifetime (4.09)
album: Remain In Light
Sire Records K 256867
Wasis Diop covered this on his Everything is Never Quite Enough album (Wrasse Records WRASS 108)

Wasis Diop: Tuti Sop (2.28)
Wasis Diop: Digge (3.29)
Tuti Sop appears on Wasis' new album Judu Bek (Wrasse Records WRASS 218)
Digge appears on the Amina album Nomad - the Best Of (Mercury 548 935-2)
http://www.wasisdiop.com/
http://www.wrasserecords.com/

Devotchka: Twenty-six Temptations (4.07)
album: How it ends
Anti 6895-2
http://www.DeVotchka.net/
http://www.anti.com/
Read a review of this album

Yasmin Levy: Una Noche Mas (4.51)
Featuring Kike Pedersen on harp
album: Mano Suave
World Village 450003
http://www.myspace.com/yasminlevy
Hear Yasmin Levy on Woman's Hour

Burkina Electric: Mdole (5.34)
album: Reem Tekre
AtaTak WRS04
http://www.burkina-electric.com/
http://www.myspace.com/burkinaelectric
http://www.atatak.com/

Ry Cooder: Can I Smoke In Here (4.16)
album: I, Flathead
Nonesuch 465916
http://www.nonesuch-uk.com/
Read a profile of this artist

CeU: Lenda (4.17)
album: CeU
Six Degrees 657036 1129-2
http://www.ceumusic.com/
http://www.myspace.com/ceumusic
http://www.sixdegreesrecords.com/
Read a review of this album

Romica Puceanu: Unde o-fie puiul de aseara (3.51)
album: Princes Amongst Men - Journeys with Gypsy Musicians (the soundtrack to the book by Garth Cartwright)
Asphalt Tango Records CD-ATR 1608
Originally appeared on the album Sounds From a Bygone Age vol.2 (Asphalt Tango Records)
http://www.asphalt-tango.de/
http://www.myspace.com/princesamongstmen2007

Augusto Santos: Olvida ese hombre (3.48)
album: Bachata Roja - Acoustic Bachata From The Cabaret Era
iASO Records iASCD3
http://www.iasorecords.com/

Dog Murras feat. Bonga: Kamussekele (4.56)
album: The Rough Guide to African Street Party
World Music Network RGNET1201CD
Originally appeared on the album Bue Angolano (Vidisco 11808218)
http://dogmurras.com.br/
http://www.worldmusic.net/


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