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Gilles On BBC 6 Music // Bobby Womack co-hosts

December 31, 2012

Gilles Peterson is joined this week by a festive co-host, the legendary singer-songwriter Bobby Womack. Bobby first emerged as part of The Valentines in the early 1960s, before pursuing a solo career that has spanned over five decades.

Most recently, he worked with Richard Russell and Damon Albarn on his critically acclaimed comeback album, The Bravest Man In The World. The two discuss Bobby’s career and influences, unearthing a few unexpected musical gems along the way.

Tracklisting

Bobby Womack – Ain’t No Sunshine (Live)

Bill Withers -  Ain’t No Sunshine – Sussex

Shuggie Otis – Walking Down The Country – Wings Of Love, Epic

[unknown] – Black Gold – White

Ab-Soul – Book Of Soul – Top Dawg Entertainment

OutKast – Prototype – LaFace

Kelis – Suspended – Virgin

Philip Owusu – Goodnight – White

Bobby Womack – Across 110th Street – United Artists Records

Bobby Womack – Point Of No Return

Bobby Womack – Baby Used To Say (Live)

Bobby Womack – That’s The Way I Feel About Cha (Live)

Bobby Womack – That’s The Way I Feel About Cha – United Artists Records

Bobby Womack – If You Think You’re Lonely Now – Beverly Glen Music

Bobby Womack – How Could You Break My Heart? – Arista

George Benson – Breezin’ – Warner Bros

The Rolling Stones – It’s All Over Now – The Rolling Stones – Forty Licks, Abkco

Bobby Womack – California Dreamin’ – Minit

Bobby Womack – You’re Welcome, Stop On By  – United Artists Records

Aretha Franklin – (You Make Me Feel) Like a Natural Woman – Atlantic

Jimi Hendrix – Castles Made Of Sand – Track Record

Sam Cooke – A Change Is Gonna Come – Sam Cooke – The Man & His Music, RCA

Gorillaz, Bobby Womack & Mos Def – Stylo – CD SINGLE, Parlophone, 1

Bobby Womack – Please Forgive My Heart – XL Recordings

Bobby Womack – Bravest Man In The Universe – Bravest Man In The Universe, XL Recordings

Bobby Womack – Love is Gonna Lift You Up – Bravest Man In The Universe, XL Recordings

Bobby Womack – Deep River (Live) – XL Recordings

Marvin Gaye – What’s Going On – Tamla Motown

Bobby Womack – Trust Your Heart – Columbia

Bobby Womack – Stupid – XL Recordings

Gil Scott-Heron – Did You Hear What They Said? – Flying Dutchman

Bobby Womack – Woman’s Gotta Have It – United Artists Records

Bobby Womack – Where Do We Go From Here? – Beverly Glen Music

Bobby Womack – I Feel A Groove Coming On – United Artists Records

Donny Hathaway – The Ghetto – Atco Records

Johnny “Guitar” Watson – I Need It  – DJM Records

Jackie Ross – Selfish One – Chess

Shirley Lynnette – Sometimes – White

Ashanti – Unfoolish (Remix) – Murder Inc Records

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