Globalwize Radioshow #442

08/02/2024Listen To A New 'Reggae & Black Music' Special By WeltBeat Host/Selector Jean Trouillet

You didn't think we'd leave you high and dry, did you? Today, we return with another brand-new instalment of WeltBeat host and selector Jean Trouillet's far-reaching Globalwize format on Frankfurt community radio X. What was initially going to be another reggae special alongside a studio guest, turned into a 'Reggae & Black Music' special featuring Trouillet going solo, presenting some of his favourite new and old favourites. Here's a quick rundown of what to expect:

The "Globalwize Radioshow #442" includes extraordinary tunes by Réunionnaise artist Oriannne Lacaille, accomplished Malian musician Mama Sissoko (of Super Biton de Ségou fame), legendary Senegalese outfit Dieuf-Dieul de Thiès, Ivorian singer-songwriter Tiken Jah Fakoly from his forthcoming new album "Acoustic", fellow Ivorian singer Alpha Blondy, acclaimed Malian duo Amadou & Mariam, Jamaican roots reggae singer Prince Alla, fellow Jamaican reggae artists Willi Wiliams & Jah Cotton, a Mr. Raggamonica tribute to The Congos, Danish nu reggae artist EMO, Jamaican reggae and dancehall singer Sugar Minott, Jamaica's Burning Spear, US singer-songwriter Jeb Loy Nichols, Ugandan-born and Gothenburg-/Berlin-based singer Jaqee, Jamaican pioneer of toasting U Roy, Jamaican roots reggae group Culture, Jamaican saxophonist and flautist Cedric 'Im' Brooks, Sidney, George and Jackie covering "Papa was a Rolling Stone", Jamaican mento band The Jolly Boys covering "Rehab", UK ska revival icons The Specials, French dub producer Brain Damage and Big Youth (read more here), Austrian artist Binder & Krieglstein and, last but not least, French trip hop group Chinese Man. 

You can stream the full two hours via the player below or head directly to our Greedio channel on Mixcloud. Find the full tracklist here. Enjoy!

AUTHOR: Lev Nordstrom