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Blitz The Ambassador - World People 02



Blitz The Ambassador World People 02
Blitz The Ambassador - World People 02
(MP3 Podcast on ParisDJs.com) 2011-05-02

The World People concept is quite easy: we meet artists in Paris, shoot some photos, ask them for a playlist of what they're currently listening to, we publish a mix of the thing, and find in the artist' selection the next guest. Our first guest, Seun Kuti, had Blitz The Ambassador in his selection - and what a blast it's been to discover this Ghanean-American's Afro-Hip Hop bombs!! His new album Native Sun will be out this week and if you get the chance to go and check him onstage, don't hesitate!! If in doubt, peek at his video channel, you'll be amazed...

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Tracklisting :
01. Amadou & Mariam - M' Bifé
(from 'Dimanche à Bamako' album, 2004 / Because Music)
02. Salif Keita - La Difference
(from 'La Difference' album, 2009 / Emarcy)
03. Nas & Damian Marley - Patience
(from 'Distant Relatives' album, 2010 / Def Jam)
04. Lupe Fiasco - The Show Goes On
(from 'Lasers' album, 2011 / Atlantic)
05. K'naan - Fire in Freetown
(from 'Troubadour' album, 2009 / A&M/Octone)
06. Raphael Saadiq - Good Man
(from 'Stone Rollin' album, 2011, Columbia)
07. Baloji - Karibu Ya Bintou
(from 'Kinshasa Succursale' album, 2010, Kraked)
08. Electric Wire Hustle - Waters
(from 'Electric Wire Hustle' album, 2010 / BBE)
09. K-OS - Patience
(from 'Exit' album, 2002 / EMI Music Canada)
10. Blu & Exile - Dancing In The Rain
(from 'Below The Heavens' album, 2007 / Sound In Color)
11. Shad - Rose Garden
(from 'TSOL' album, 2010 / Black Box Recordings)
12. Pharoahe Monch - Clap (One Day) feat. DJ Boogie Blind & Showtyme
(from 'W.A.R. (We Are Renegades)' album, 2011 / Duck Down)
13. Goapele - Closer
(from 'Even Closer' album, 2004 / BBE)
14. Mos Def - Auditiorium feat. Slick Rick
(from 'The Ecstatic' album, 2009 / Downtown Music)
15. Little Dragon - Feather
(from 'Machine Dreams' album, 2009 / Peacefrog)
16. K. Frimpong and His Cubano Fiestas - Kyenkyen Adi M'awu
(from 'K.Frimpong and His Cubano Fiestas' album, 1976 / Ofo Bros)
17. Seu Jorge - Tive Razao
(from 'Cru' album, 2004 / Naïve)
18. Bilal - All Matter
(from 'Airtight's Revenge' album, 2010 / Plug Research)
19. Janelle Monáe - Dance Or Die feat. Saul Williams
(from 'The ArchAndroid' album, 2010 / Bad Boy Entertainment)
20. Seun Kuti - Think Africa
(from 'Many Things' album, 2008 / Tôt ou Tard)
21. Nneka - Heartbeat
(from 'No Longer At Ease' album, 2008 / Yo Mama's Recording)

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Following some of Frank Zappa's conceptual continuity ideas, the next guest in this new World People series will be one of the artists playlisted by Blitz The Ambassador, hopefully Nneka who'll be playing in Paris and around this week Won't be Nneka since Christian & Antoine @ Jive Records didn't bother to reply...

Credits :
Selected by Blitz The Ambassador (myspace.com/blitztheambassador)
Mix and audio mastering by Grant Phabao (grantphabao.com)
Photo by Jean Saint Jean (jeansaintjean.com) World People concept directed by Djouls (Djouls.com)

Blitz The Ambassador Links :
blitz.mvmt.com
facebook.com/BlitzAmbassador
twitter.com/BLITZAMBASSADOR
myspace.com/blitztheambassador
vimeo.com/channels/blitz
iwelcom.tv/blitztheambassador (French promo agency)
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JeanSaintJean JeanSaintJean ·  02 May 2011, 22:34

A Very Good Moment With Blitz For A Good Shooting & A Good Mix !
Thx To Djouls For Your Work & To Blitz For The Vibes.
Peace & Unity.
J.S.J.

keith69 keith69 ·  11 May 2012, 02:39

Excellent work, totally in awe of this mix thank you


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