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GP on BBC Radio 1 // Best of 2011 // 21-12-11

December 21, 2011

As the final live show of the year, Gilles spins his biggest tunes from the last 12 months, including favourites from The Stepkids, Thundercat, Stubborn Heart, Dimlite, Arthur Verocai and Modeselektor!

Plus he dipped into the best session tracks for the year, with cuts from Raphael Saadiq and Nicolas Jaar, as well as interviews from Rodigan, Richard Russell, Jamie xx and Thom Yorke.

Check out the show on iPlayer HERE

GP on BBC Radio 1 // Best of 2011 // 21-12-11

Charles Earland — Coming to You Live (CBS)
James Brown — Soulful Christmas (King)
Ebo Taylor — Love & Death (Strut)
Shabazz Palaces — Swerve (Sub Pop)
Drake — Crew Love (feat The Weeknd) (Young Money)
The Roots — Make My
DefSound — (A)gain
Chris Brown — Look At Me Now
The Stepkids — La La La (Stones Throw)
The Weeknd — What You Need
Ifan Dafydd — No Good (Push & Run)

Raphael Saadiq At Maida Vale

Raphael Saadiq — The Answer (Columbia)

Frank Ocean — Thinking About You
Little Dragon — Brush The Heat (Peacefrog)
SBTRKT — Something Goes Right (feat Sampha) (Young Turks)

Richard Russell In Conversation

Gil Scott-Heron — Being Blessed (XL Recordings)
Gil Scott-Heron — Piano Player (XL Recordings)
Gil Scott-Heron — New York Is Killing Me (Jamie XX Remix) (XL Recordings)

Modeselektor — Berlin (Fifty Weapons)
Joker & TC — It Ain’t Got A Name

Thom Yorke In Conversation

Barry Miles — Magic Theatre
Radiohead — Ferral (Self-Released)
Radiohead — Ferral (Lone Remix) (XL Recordings)

Stubborn Heart — Need Someone

Jamie XX In Conversation

Jamie xx — Far Nearer (The Knife Bootleg)
Gil Scott-Heron — I’m New Here (Jamie XX Remix) (XL Recordings)
Jamie xx — Far Nearer (Numbers)

Nicolas Jaar At Maida Vale

Nicolas Jaar — Ishmael

Yusef Lateef — Like It Is (Atlantic)
Frank Minion — So What (Bethlehem)
Dimlite — Loins (Now Again)
Tyler, the Creator — Bastard (OFWGKTA)
Odd Trio — Medley
Jacques Greene — Another Girl (Lucky Me)
Julio Bashmore — Battle For Middle You (PMR)

David Rodigan In Conversation

Bob Marley & The Wailers — Rasta Man Chant (Island)
Bob Marley & The Wailers — Could You Be Loved (Island)

Owiny Sigoma — Margaret Okudo Dub (Brownswood)
Lucas Santtana — Super Viola Mashup (Mais Um Discos)
Orquestra Contemporânea de Olinda — Ta Falado
Plearn Promdan — Wan Maha Sanook
Arthur Verocai — Caboclo (Mario C & Joey A Remix) (Mochilla)
The Pyramids — Memory Ritual
Metronomy — Everything Goes My Way (Because)