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GP on BBC Radio 1 w/ The Roots & John Legend, Shawn Lee & Submotion Orchestra // 1-12-10

December 1, 2010

Gilles chatted with The Roots and John Legend and played out one of their Maida Vale session tracks. You can check the full session on BBC 1 Xtra next Wednesday at 7pm with MistaJam

Find out how John Legend got a track on Kanye West’s album, what Questlove has been working on, and the time he caught Alice Russell eating his cake!

Music master Shawn Lee played live tracks from his new project. And, Submotion Orchestra’s Chris came by to hear tracks from their recent Maida Vale session.

And there’s a sweet selection of fresh new music to warm the soul including Joy Orbison, Illum Sphere, Colorama Box, XXXY and the Jamie xx remix of Gil Scott Heron.

Check out the show on iPlayer HERE

GP on BBC Radio 1 w/ The Roots & John Legend, Shawn Lee & Submotion Orchestra // 1-12-10

Dela And The Headless Hunters — London Town (White)
DJ MITSU — Untitled (White)
Jai Paul — Btstu (White)
Illum Sphere — One For Dimlite (White)
Colorama Box — Out Of Line (White)
Eddie Hooper — Tomorrow’s Sun (Soundway)
Seelenluft — Manila (Klein)
DJ Nature — Afrique (Remix) (Jazzy Sport)
Joy Orbison — Bb (Doldrums)
quasimode — Take The New Frontier (Two Banks Of Four Remix) (EMI)
Zara McFarlane — Chioruscuru (White)

Submotion Orchestra Maida Vale Session

Submotion Orchestra — Sunshine (Maida Vale Session)
Submotion Orchestra — Back Chat (White)
Submotion Orchestra — Finest Hour (Maida Vale Session)

Mount Kimbie — Before I Move Off (Hotflush)

Words And Music From John Legend & The Roots

The Roots — The Day (Def Jam)
The Roots — The Suits (LNJF Sandwiches)
John Legend & The Roots — Hang On In There (Maida Vale Session) 
The Roots — Head (LNJF Sandwiches)
Kanye West — Blame Game Feat John Legend (White) 
Duffy — My Boy (Polydor)
Alice Russell — For A While (White)
The Ambassadors — Ain’t Got The Love (BBE)
Jay Electronica — Shiny Suit Theory (Roc Nation)

Shawn Lee In The Studio

Shawn Lee’s Ping Pong Orchestra — Bina (Ubiquity)
Shawn Lee — Hanging By A Thread (Talkin’ Loud)
Shawn Lee — Booya (Forthcoming On Ubiquity)
Shawn Lee — Happiness (Talkin’ Loud)

Gil Scott-Heron — New York Is Killing Me (Jamie xx Remix) (Young Turks)
XxXy — Ordinary Things (Ten Thousand Yen)