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Lopa Kothari at BBC Music's Biggest Weekend in Coventry

Lopa Kothari with highlights from BBC Music's Biggest Weekend in Coventry, including a set from Angelique Kidjo. Plus a mixtape from Rita Ray and a road trip from Colombia.

Lopa Kothari with highlights from BBC Music's Biggest Weekend in Coventry, including a set from Angelique Kidjo. Plus a Mixtape from Rita Ray and a Road Trip to Colombia.

Radio 3 were in Coventry last Monday, and Music Planet brings together some of the best moments. Including performances from superstar singer from Benin Angelique Kidjo, English folk singers Jon Boden and Eliza Carthy with the Wayward Band, plus Derby-based bhangra artists JK.

With a Mixtape from Rita Ray, presenter of BBC Four's Africa: A Journey into Music. Also, Bogota-based music broadcaster Luisa Pineros takes us on a Road Trip to Colombia.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Angélique Kidjo

    Malaika (The Biggest Weekend 2018)

  • Eliza Carthy & The Wayward Band

    Devil in the Woman (Biggest Weekend)

  • Eliza Carthy & The Wayward Band

    Stingo (Biggest Weekend)

  • Eliza Carthy & The Wayward Band

    Hug you like a Mountain (Biggest Weekend)

  • Eliza Carthy & The Wayward Band

    Fade & Fall (Biggest Weekend)

  • Eliza Carthy & The Wayward Band

    Mr Walker (Biggest Weekend)

  • JK

    Pomp Pomp tha Music (Biggest Weekend)

  • JK

    Jija Saali (Biggest Weekend)

  • Gualajo

    Quién será (Road Trip)

    • El Pianista de la Selva.
    • Resistencia Music.
  • Petrona Martínez

    Las Penas Alegres (Road Trip)

    • Las Penas Alegres.
    • Chaco World Music.
  • Palo Cruzao

    Gavilan que si (Road Trip)

    • En Armonías Colombianas.
    • The Orchard Music.
  • Systema Solar

    Yo voy ganado (Road Trip)

    • La Revancha del Burro.
    • Sambumbia.
  • Jon Boden

    Rose in June (Biggest Weekend)

  • Jon Boden

    Beesting (Biggest Weekend)

  • Jon Boden

    Jordan (Biggest Weekend)

  • Takamba Super Onze

    Super Onze (Mixtape)

    • Jo Kanga Djiribi.
    • Two Speakers.
  • Thandiswa Mazwai

    Ingoma (Mixtape) (feat. Hugh Masekela)

    • Ibokwe.
    • Gallo Records.
  • King Sunny Adé

    Synchro System (Mixtape)

    • Syncro System.
    • Island Records.
  • Angélique Kidjo

    Kelele (The Biggest Weekend 2018)

  • Angélique Kidjo

    Crosseyed and Painless (The Biggest Weekend 2018)

  • Angélique Kidjo

    Pata Pata (The Biggest Weekend 2018)

  • Angélique Kidjo

    Afrika (The Biggest Weekend 2018)

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