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CD review and tribute to singer Bi Kidude

Lucy Duran introduces a review of new World Music recordings with critics Jane Cornwell and Robin Denselow, and a tribute to Bi Kidude, Zanzibar's most famous female Taraab singer, who died earlier this week, including archive material from a World Routes trip to the island in 2005.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Bi Kidude

    Arebaba Pakistan

    • Zanzibar.
    • RetroAfric.
    • RETRO12CD.
  • Rokia Traoré

    Mélancolie

    • Beautiful Africa.
    • Nonesuch.
    • 534863.
  • Conga de los Hoyos

    Le Guantanamera

    • Santiago de Cuba - La Reina del 'Son'.
    • Frémeaux & Associés.
    • FA5389.
  • Conga de los Hoyos

    El Paralítico

    • Santiago de Cuba - La Reina del 'Son'.
    • Frémeaux & Associés.
    • FA5389.
  • Sunny Blacks Band

    Houzou Houzou Wa

    • Volume 3 - The Skeletal Essences Of Voodoo Funk.
    • Analog Africa.
    • AACD073.
  • Christine Salem

    Djinn

    • Salem Tradition.
    • Cobalt.
    • n/a.
  • Bi Kidude with the Culture Musical Club

    Muhogo Wa Jang'ombe

    • BBC Location recording.
    • Zanzibar.
    • 2005.
  • Bi Kidude with the Culture Musical Club

    Beru

    • BBC Location recording.
    • Zanzibar.
    • 2005.
  • Bi Kidude and her Msondo group

    Msondo song

    • BBC Location recording.
    • Zanzibar.
    • 2005.

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