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The BBC Radio 3 Awards for World Music The BBC Radio 3 Awards for World Music Interviews:
Albert Kuvezin (Yat-Kha)
Manu Chao
Nitin Sawhney
BBC Radio 3 hosted the first Awards for World Music held on January 28th, 2002.

Read about last year's nominees in all categories.
Look at our photo gallery and sketches.
Simon Emmerson (Afro Celts)
Susheela Raman
Taraf de Haidouks
Mina & Maaka (Wai)
Lider Terán (Los de Abajo)
Souad Massi

Lost in Translation: Should
artists sing in English?
Why now?
The background to the Awards.

 Africa Nitin Sawhney
 Asia / Pacific
 Americas (inc. Caribbean)
 Europe / Middle East
 Boundary Crossing
 Listeners Award
 Critics Award

Listeners Pick
Manu Chao: 'makes a party sound all his own.'

Manu Chao
More World Music
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The Rough Guide to World Music
Serious International Music Producers
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BBC Asian Network
BBC World Service
BBC London Live

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