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Global Riddims 41 - Best Albums of 2016 Part 1

Global Riddims 41 - Best Albums of 2016 Part 1

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This show was 3rd in the global world music chart, 3rd in the global dub chart, 4th in the global afrobeat chart, 4th in the global latin chart and 12th in the global funk - soul - jazz chart.

Global Riddims Radio brings Part 1 of an overview of the best albums of 2016. We bring you some delicious Turkish Delights, Oriental Grooves, Lusaphonic Beats, Ethio Jazz & Afrobeat including tracks from Cape Verde, Angola, Nigeria, South Africa, Senegal, Israel, Turkey, Algeria, and many more.


Alex Hajdu

Love this! I used to buy the 6 Degrees Records Best of yearly to see what the REST of the world is listening to... Thank you for opening another window into the world...

rizzla sound (BE)

gooOOOood luck for 2017 ! thanks for the inspiration

Bounty Radio • World Music 2.0

couldn't agree more on the selection. Love the Cabo Verde combinations. Abel Lima is a complete killer!

Global Riddims

01 Imarhan – ‘Assossamagh’ from album ‘Imarhan’ (Algeria/City Slang)
02 Bombino – ‘Timtar’ from album ‘Azel’ (Niger/Partisan Records)
03 Aziza Brahim – ‘Calles de Dajla’ from album ‘Abbar el Hamada’ (Western Sahara/Glitterbeat Records)
04 Ahmed Malek – ‘La Ville’ from album ‘Musique Originale de Films’ (Algeria/Habibi Fiunk)
05 Renegades of Jazz ft Kabanjak – ‘Zebra Talk’ from album ‘Moyo Wangu’ (Germany/Agogo Records)
06 David Nesselhauf – ‘The Routine’ from album ‘Afrokraut’ (Germany/Legere Recordings)
07 Maajo – ‘Makkara’ from album ‘Tropic of Tulli’ (Finland/Queen Nanny Records)
08 Abel Lima – ‘Corre Riba, Corre Baxo’ from album ‘Space Echo’ (Cape Verde/Analog Africa)
09 Bonga – ‘Espalha’ from album ‘Recados de For a’ (Angola/Lusafrica)
10 Bitori – ‘Cabelo’ from album ‘Legend of Funana’ (Cape Verde/Analog Africa)
11 Cacique 97 ft Azagaia – ‘Mahala’ from album ‘We Used to be Africans’ (Portugal/Rastilho Records)
12 Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band – ‘Odoo Be Ba’ from album ‘Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band’ (Ghana/Strut)
13 Muyiwa Kunnuji & Osemako – ‘Everything That Has Breath’ from album ‘Mo Juba O’ (France/Nigeria)
14 @Shamrock Guitor – ‘Black Mamba’ from album ‘African Music By African People’ (South Africa/PENG)
15 Le Tropical Jazz – ‘Kiko Medina’ from album ‘Senegal 70’ (Senegal/Analog Africa)
16 Dieuf-Dieul de Thies – ‘Ariyo’ from album ‘Aw Sa Yone Vol. 2’ (Senegal/Teranga Beat)
17 Black Flower – ‘Alexandra’ from album ‘Artifacts’ (Belgium/Sdban Records)
18 Marabout Orkestra – ‘Mojo’ from album ‘Seven Lines’ (France/Vlad)
19 Family Atlantica – ‘Enjera’ from album ‘Cosmic Unity’ (UK/Soundway Records)
20 Tigris – ‘Aynotche Terabu’ from album ‘Gold’ (Israel/Tigris)
21 Cherry Bandora – ‘Xronia Polla (Kosta Kostov remix)’ from album ‘Cherry Bandora’ (Turkey/Germany/Batov Records)
22 Elektro Hafiz – ‘Gunahkar Helvasi’ from album ‘Elektro Hafiz’ (Turkey/Guerssen)
23 Odion Iruoje – ‘Anogo-Giri’ from album ‘Down To Earth’ (Nigeria/Soundway Records)
24 iZem – ‘Water’ from album ‘Hafa’ (France/Soundway Records)
25 Vaudou Game – ‘On Se Pousse’ from album ‘Kidayu’ (France/Hot Casa Records)