world jukebox

Dec 22nd, 2010 Posted in cultures, music | no comment »

A compilation of favorite songs from different places on the globe.  (Note that many of these are not official videos, but fan-assembled compilations of still images… sorry.  The music is still there though.)

Khumbula (South Africa), “Sibali”

Tribalistas (Brazil), “Carnavália”

Ali Farka Touré and Toumani Diabaté (Mali), “Gomni” (also check this one)

Sara Tavares (Portugal), “One Love” (also check this one)

Rodrigo y Gabriela (Mexico), “Diablo Rojo”

Yungchen Lhamo (Tibet), “Happiness Is…”

Tinariwen (Mali), “Amassakoul”

Yothu Yindi (Australia), “Tribal Voice”

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan (Pakistan), “Sweet Pain”

Ulali (Native American), “Wah Jhi Le Yihm”

Angélique Kidjo (Benin), “Babalao”

Idan Raichel (Israel), “Mima’amakim”

Rachid Taha (Algeria), “Barra Barra”

Mediaeval Baebes (UK), “The Snake”

Keali’i Reichel (Hawaii), “E O Mai”