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Omar Live In Session

Gilles has a live session from UK soul star Omar, featuring tracks from his current album The Man.

This week Gilles is joined by UK soul legend, Omar, live in session, performing tracks from his current album, The Man.

Omar, who first achieved widespread success in 1990 with his 'There's Nothing Like This' album, has been a mainstay of the UK soul scene ever since, collaborating with soul and hiphop legends such as Stevie Wonder, Erykah Badu, Common and Angie Stone, as well as the now deceased ODB, and Guru, of Gangstarr fame.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Omar


    • Talkin’ Loud.
  • Flying Lotus

    Mind Game

    • Rostrum.
  • Moodprint


    • Tangram.
  • Billie Holiday

    My Man (Toro Y Moi Remix)

    • Verve.
  • Ady Suleiman

    Longing For Your Love

    • White Label.
  • Moonchild

    Ocean Deep

    • Bandcamp.
  • Reginald Ommas Mammode IV

    Keep On Walking

    • White Label.
  • Candido

    Thousand Finger Man

    • Salsoul.
  • Tom Browne

    Throw Down

    • Arista.
  • Sander Mölder

    In Your Eyes

    • Emerald City.
  • Common

    The Hustle (feat Omar)

    • MCA.
  • Zia


    • Finders Keepers.
  • Samúel Jón Samúelsson


    • SJS.
  • Mount Kimbie


    • Warp.
  • Rodrigo Campo

    Sete Vela

    • Nucleo Contemporaneo.
  • Bad Bad Not Good


    • BBNG.
  • Secret Waltz Club

    • DJ Shadow

      Dark Days

      • MCA.
    • Primus

      Coattails Of A Deadman (Feat. Tom Waits)

      • Interscope.
  • James Holden

    Some Respite

    • Border Community.
  • Humdono


    • White Label.
  • Omar

    Making Sense Of It

    • BMG.
  • Young Disciples

    Move On

    • Talkin’ Loud.
  • Walton

    Need To Feel

    • Hyperdub.
  • Jamie Grind

    Whenever We Say Goodbye

    • Self-Released.
  • Stéphane Belmondo

    Turn Around Go Deep

    • Feat. Jacky Terrasson.
  • Omar Live In The Studio

    • Omar

      Ordinary Day

      • Live In Session.
    • Omar

      Who Chooses The Seasons (Feat. Carleen Anderson)

      • Talkin’ Loud.
    • Omar

      The Man

      • Live In Session.
    • Kairos 4tet

      Song For The Open Road (Feat. Omar)

      • Naim Jazz.
  • Denise King & Olivier Huntman

    Night Vision

    • Cristal Records.
  • BJ Smith

    Umi Says

    • NuNorthern Soul Records.
  • Moodprint

    Storyboard (Fullcrate Remix)

    • Tangram.
  • Mr. Fingers

    Can You Feel It

    • Trax.
  • Bryan Ferry

    Don't Stop The Dance (Todd Terje Remix)

    • White Label.
  • Benga Benga

    Benga Benga 1

    • White Label.
  • Filo

    Perfume De Cebola

    • Pointer.


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