MENU GP on BBC Radio 1 with K'Naan // 24-03-10

GP on BBC Radio 1 with K’Naan // 24-03-10

March 25, 2010

Joining Gilles this week is the fast up-and-coming Somalian rapper K’Naan who currently resides in the US and has worked with everyone from Mos Def, Nas, Wale and Oh No to Keane. Bei Bei & Shawn Lee bag the coveted Album of the Week slot and there’s new music from Muhsinah, James Blake, The Simonsound and Gotan Project.

Check the show out on the BBC iplayer over HERE.

Gilles Peterson with K’Naan // 24-03-10

Clutchy Hopkins — Verbal Headlock (Ubiquity)
Bei Bei & Shawn Lee — Willingness Feat. Georgia Anne Muldrow (Ubiquity)
Nice Nice — Away We Glow (Warp)
Scuba — So You Think You’re Special (Hot Flush)
Bug — Cosmic Lab (Jus Like Music)
Muhsinah — Always (Smile) (All City)
Erykah Badu — Don’t Be Long (Universal Motown)
Space Invadas — Imaginist (Invada)
Quadron — Something That Your Heart Beats For (Plug Research)
Nuspirit Helsinki — Honest (Jazzonova Remix) (Sonar Kollektiv)
Gladys Knight & The Pips — It’s A Better Than Good Time [Walter Gibbons Mix] (Strut)
The Simonsound — It’s Just Begun (First Word)
The Hackney Colliery Band — Money (Wah Wah 45s)
K. Frimpong & His Cubano Fiestas — Kyenkyen Bi Adi M’Awu (Strut)

Words and Music from K’Naan
Phirpo Y Sus Caribes — Comencemos (Soundway)
Oh No — Madness (Disruption Productions/Stones Throw)
K’Naan — America feat. Mos Def (Octone)
Nas and Damien Marley — As We Enter (Island/Def Jam)
J.Period & K’Naan — Africa [Messengers Remix] (Truelements Music)
J.Period & K’Naan — Shot The Sheriff [Messengers Remix] (Truelements Music)
J.Period & K’Naan — Relationships Lay [Messengers Remix] (Truelements Music)
Bob Marley — Jammin (Island)
Eric B. & Rakim — Paid In Full (4th & Broadway)
Wale feat. K’Naan — TV In The Radio (Interscope Music)
Keane — Looking Back feat. K’Naan (Island)
Keane — Stop For A Minute feat. K’Naan (Island)
Mary J. Blige — Each Tear feat. K’Naan (Geffen)
Oh No — Soul Of Ethiopia (Disruption Productions/Stones Throw)
Fela Kuti — Lady (Pathe)
J.Period & K’Naan — Let’s Start (Truelements Music)

Anibal Valasquez Y Su Conjunto — Carruseles (Analog Africa)
Beat Kondukta — The Show (Stones Throw)
Colman Brothers — Another Brother (Wah Wah 45s)
Gerardo Frisina — Will You Walk A Little Faster feat. Norma Winstone (Schema)
The Simonsound — Between The Wake And The Sleep (First Word)
Gotan Project — Tu Misterio (Ya Basta!)
Half Seas Over — Evensong (Brownswood)
James Blake — Give A Man A Rod (Hessle Audio)
Eliphino — Rain (White)
Bei Bei & Shawn Lee — East (Ubiquity)