Awards for World Music 2006

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All Music Guide - Chris Nickson
You can legitimately call this a compilation of the best in the world -- at least for 2006. All the nominees in each category for the BBC Radio 3 World Music Awards. Covering so much ground -- namely, the entire globe -- it's a sprawling collection, but every cut is of great quality; it's impossible to single any out as better than the others. A few bring smiles, like Amadou & Mariam, or the gloriously rickety Konono No.1, for example, and others, such as Sain Zahoor, take you deep inside yourself. Apart from the sheer variety of styles here, what impresses most of the commitment of the musicians. It really doesn't matter if they're winners or losers and for a list of...
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All Music Guide - Chris Nickson
You can legitimately call this a compilation of the best in the world -- at least for 2006. All the nominees in each category for the BBC Radio 3 World Music Awards. Covering so much ground -- namely, the entire globe -- it's a sprawling collection, but every cut is of great quality; it's impossible to single any out as better than the others. A few bring smiles, like Amadou & Mariam, or the gloriously rickety Konono No.1, for example, and others, such as Sain Zahoor, take you deep inside yourself. Apart from the sheer variety of styles here, what impresses most of the commitment of the musicians. It really doesn't matter if they're winners or losers and for a list of the winners you'll have to search online, this enthralls. For anyone not intimately involved with world music there are likely to be surprises, and some choices may even confuse are KTU really world music? Does it matter?. Several names -- the late Ali Farka Toure or fado singer Mariza, among others -- may be familiar. Others will be obscure, like the Armenian Navy Band or Albert Kuvezin & Yat-Kha. The notes in the booklet do a good, concise job, putting the artists and awards in context. No collection is perfect, but if you were putting together a contemporary world music best of, this would come very close.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/13/2006
  • Label: Manteca
  • UPC: 698458224224
  • Catalog Number: 242

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Ai Ga Bani (4:34)
  2. 2 Kelimanta (3:10)
  3. 3 Ladji - Buju Banton (5:05)
  4. 4 Artistiya (3:13)
  5. 5 Elengwen - Gadir Salim (3:38)
  6. 6 Amazon - M.I.A. (4:15)
  7. 7 The Same Song (4:06)
  8. 8 Footprints (5:20)
  9. 9 Lufuala Ndonga - Konono No.1 (7:47)
  10. 10 Optikus - Mastolotto (4:58)
  11. 11 AB-I Lâ'l - Mercan Dede (5:41)
  12. 12 Hajti Fi Gurini (Longing for My Lover) - DJ Cheb i Sabbah (5:39)
  13. 13 Her Eyes Are a Blue Million Miles - Yat-Kha (3:34)
  14. 14 Let the Factories Open - Armenian Navy Band (4:02)
  15. 15 Bucovina - Shantel (4:12)
  16. 16 Tékitoi? (Who Are You?) (3:08)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Nuevo Manto (6:15)
  2. 2 Ekta Deshali Kathi Jwalao (Light a Match) (3:58)
  3. 3 Auquian Rahwan (Difficult Paths) - Sain Zahoor (4:06)
  4. 4 Woyatina (I Am Talking to You) - Rehab (5:36)
  5. 5 Inspiration (Illham) (3:48)
  6. 6 Carry the Sun Inside - Bottari (5:10)
  7. 7 Alili (4:17)
  8. 8 Meu Fago Meo - Mariza (3:27)
  9. 9 Jennette - Flaco Jiménez (4:17)
  10. 10 Tive Razão (I Was Right) (4:33)
  11. 11 Abiani - Dobet Gnahore (3:46)
  12. 12 Mundo Ê Nôs - Lura (3:57)
  13. 13 Baghdad - Ilham Al Madfai (6:13)
  14. 14 Naci en Álamo (I Was Born in Alamo) (6:22)
  15. 15 Akhain Ukikdian (My Eyes Are Desperately Seeking for Your Look) - Faiz Ali Faiz (6:17)
  16. 16 Yabay - W Calhoun (3:16)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Lu Edmonds Background Vocals
Nitin Sawhney Keyboards
Albert Kuvezin Guitar, Vocals
Marina Abad Vocals
Ramon Giménez Rhythm Guitar
Sergio Ramos Cajon
Maxwell Wright Beat Box
Technical Credits
Ali Farka Touré Composer
Steve Hillage Composer
Enzo Avitabile Composer
Vincent Kenis Producer
Jaques Morelenbaum Producer
Rita Ray Liner Notes
Nitin Sawhney Programming, Producer, String Arrangements
Matthias Winckelmann Producer
Kimmo Pohjonen Composer
Rachid Taha Composer
Thione Seck Composer
DJ Cheb i Sabbah Composer
Omar Sosa Composer
Mercan Dede Composer
Marcus Darius Producer
Sam Mills Composer, Producer
Cyrille Dufay Producer
Fernando Andrade Composer
Mariam Doumbia Composer
Zafar Pervez Composer
Susheela Raman Composer
Souad Massi Composer
R.D. Burman Composer
Seu Jorge Composer
Sheema Mukherjee Composer
Aref Durvesh Composer
Daby Touré Composer, Producer, Executive Producer
Paulo Carvalho Composer
Emmanuel Jal Composer
Yasmin Levy Arranger, Producer
Ihlam Al Madfai Composer
Haaksman & Haaksman Producer, Remixing
Dionysis Tsaknis Composer
Dan Armeanca Composer
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