World Music

Music videos from around the globe.

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The printed word ties together these videos from Colombia, Spain, Brazil, France, Israel and Greece. Aterciopelados celebrates a newborn and Israel's Suzie sings a Ladino lullaby.

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World Music

Music videos from around the globe.

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East-West

Patrick Bruel reminisces about Tunisia, Natasha Atlas melds dance tracks with vocal ululation, Colonial cousins blend R&B with Hindi pop, and Apache Indian finds inner piece through meditation and Jah. Then some party music with Control Machete and Molotov.

A Tribute to the Nordic Fiddling Tradition

A tribute to the Nordic fiddling tradition. Lena Willemark and Ranarim deliver wonderful vocals, while Filarfolket deliver a traditionally based dance piece.

Celtic Tides

Celtic Tides. This block traces the give and take between the Scotts-Irish tradition and American music. The friendship between country music singer Kathy Mattea and Scotland's Dougie Maclean yields two great songs, and then three by Ireland's Paul Brady, showcasing his traditional and pop-rock talents. Then on to Steve Earle, with two Appalachian/Celtic flavored hits- Galway Girl, and Copperhead Road.

Ladies, Ladies, Ladies!

Ladies, ladies, ladies! Visions of women, from the sensuous Daniela Mercury (Brazil) to the tortured fado of Mariza (Portugal), the stoicism of Eleftheria Arvanitaki and the camp vamping of Susheela Raman. Vera Bila gives a class in Gypsy Soul, and Swagierkolaska deliver a Polish drinking song about fatal beauty. Tibetan Yungchen Lhamo ends the set with a statement about spirituality.

World Music

Music videos from around the globe.

World Music

Music videos from around the globe.

World Music

Madala Kunene, Shaluza Max and Ma' Willies are all South African, but all different. Followed by artists from Mali, Senegal, and Congo and culminating with a call for all Africans to remember their roots.

Brazil

Music videos from around the globe.

Past, Present and Future

Jan Granli (Norway) and JPP (Finland) keep the playing straight and nostalgic and Kapteen A-ni toasts about making life easy, Finnish style. Bedouin and Croatian folksongs get a remix, while Davoli and Puffy Ami Yumi take it to the Outer Limits.

World Music

Music videos from around the globe.

World Music

Music videos from around the globe.

World Music

Music videos from around the globe.

World Music

Denmark's Outlandish sing Aisha, Hisham Abbas presents an Indian extravaganza, Otto goes ambient with Bebel Gilberto, Cafe Tacuba wax romantic, Aterciopelados meet a mysterious photographer and Madredeus have an amazing experience.

World Music

Music videos from around the globe.

Live Performances, A(Lgeria) to Z(Imbabwe)

Live performance from Varttina (Finland), Olivor Mtukudzi (Zimbabwe), Gigi (Ethiopia), Boubacar Traore (Mali), Souad Massi (Algeria) and Angelique Kidjo (Benin).

International Rap

Rappin' Hood gives a history of black music in Brazil, Senegal's Gokh-bi sing about the power of music. Tukuler rap over the classic "Africa" and Trinidad's 3 Canal deliver some "Rapso." Tru Rez Crew praises good parents, Mexico's SKEEY courts a "rancherita" and Outlandish (from Denmark) sign about thwarted dreams.

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Aspects of romance are examined as Faudel serenades and Sezen Akcu bemoans love, Charanga Cakewalk backup a swivel-hipped dancer, and Mariza wades into some Fado; then Faun sings a 14th century chanson, followed by Sevara Nazarhan stirring up a crowd in Uzbekistan, finishing with Lidia Pujol and a Catalan folksong about a nightingale.

World Music

Music videos from around the globe.