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Gilles on BBC Radio 6 // Gregory Porter Words & Music

September 30, 2013

Gilles is joined by the Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter, Gregory Porter the two discuss Gregory’s beginnings in music, his background in theatre and the new project, as well as the collaborations he’s been involved in. Plus, Gregory picks a bunch of his favourite tracks which feature singers he’s been influenced by.
There’s new music from Four Tet, Tigran Hamasyan, FKA Twigs and Jon Wayne, some hidden gems from Brazil, Sweden, Germany and the US, as well as a Do Over featuring the Brazilian, Gal Costa.

Listen here

Piero Umiliani – Bob E Helen [BOSSA GALORE - LOUNGE AT CINEVOX, CINEVOX]

Den Sorte Skole – Formula Dub [III, SELF-RELEASED]

Ta-Ku – I Miss You [SONGS TO BREAK UP TO, SELF-RELEASED]

Dwele – The Truth [SUBJECT, VIRGIN RECORDS]

The Internet – Matt’s Apartment [FEEL GOOD, ODD FUTURE]

Alexander Barck – Spinning Around [REUNION, SONAR KOLLECTIV]

Jaisu – The Cruise [A SHORT ALBUM, ASTRAL BLACK]

Emerson – Sending All My Love [L.A.S. RECORDS CO.]

Ashley Beedle – Ghost Dancer (feat. Earl Zinger)

Teena Marie – I Need Your Loving (John Morales M+M Mix – The Flexi-Edit) [MOTOWN]

Kanye West – Bound 2 [YEEZUS, DEF JAM RECORDINGS]

Twigs – Pacify Papi [ULTRAVIOLET EP]

Gal Costa – Tuareg (Moz Remix) [WHITE]

Gal Costa – Tuareg (Original) [GAL, PHILIPS]

Nara – Nana

Bobby Wright – Blood Of An American [GENESIS II]

JonWayne – Stones Throw STH2325 [RAP ALBUM ONE, STONES THROW]

Donald Byrd – Cristo Redentor [A NEW PERSPECTIVE, BLUE NOTE]

Earl Sweatshirt – Hive [DORIS, COLUMBIA]

Hejira – Floating Test (feat. Floating Points) [ACCIDENTAL RECORDS]

Fourtet – Parallel Jalebi [BEAUTIFUL REWIND, TEXT]

Flying Lotus – Be Spin [FLYLO FM ON GRAND THEFT AUTO V]

Diggs Duke – Is it Love Feat. Vaughan Octavia (Thundercat Cover) [SELF-RELEASED]

Osunlade – What Gets You High? [DIONNE, YORUBA RECORDS]

Anna Maria – Mandatu

Tim O’Brien – The Explanation [UNDERSTANDING IS EVERYTHING, OCTAVE LAB]

Gregory Porter – 1960 What? [WATER, MOTÉMA]

Jaimeo Brown – Power Of God [TRANSCENDENCE, MOTÉMA]

Gregory Porter – Liquid Spirit [LIQUID SPIRIT, BLUE NOTE]

Gregory Porter – Lonesome Lover [LIQUID SPIRIT, BLUE NOTE]

Abbey Lincoln & Max Roach – Lonesome Lover [UNIVERSAL MUSIC BACKSTAGE]

Van Morrison – Moondance [MOONDANCE, WARNER BROS. RECORDS]

Leon Thomas – China Doll [BLUES AND THE SOULFUL TRUTH, FLYING DUTCHMAN]

Chet Baker – I’ve Never Been In Love Before [CHET BAKER SINGS, WORLD PACIFIC RECORDS]

Les McCann – Compared To What [LES MCCANN PLAYS THE HITS, MERCURY]

Bobby Hutcherson – Slow Change [NOW!, BLUE NOTE]

Zara McFarlane – Ay Ay Ay (Yoruba Remix) [BROWNSWOOD]

Art of Tones – The Great Sgatmi [LOCAL TALK]

Flying Lotus – Tea Leaf Dancers (feat. Andreya Triana) [WARP]

Tigran Hamasyan – Drip [SHADOW THEATER, CLASSICS JAZZ FRANCE]

Salaam Remi – Eleanor Rigby (feat. Stephen Marley) [ONE: IN THE CHAMBER, BOOMTUNES, LLC UNDER EXCLUSIVE LICENSE T]

Antônio Adolfo e a Brazuca – Porque Hoje É Domingo [ANTONIO ADOLFO & BRAZUCA, EMI BRAZIL]

Tek.Lun – Get Me [WHITE]