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This Island Earth

 

Hosted by the beloved community figure Ismael Ahmed, This Island Earth will bring you the music lighting people up all over the world. Ismael will connect his playlist to our Detroit metro communities and keep you current on where you can see the best music in town. 

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This Island Earth Playlist June 25, 2016

June 25, 2016 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Light Of Day Aurbie Sellers New City Blues
Work So Hard Laura Rain And The Ceasars Gold
Fish Out Of Water Fish Out Of Water Froots
Tu Tu Ta Ta II Eddie Palmieri La Perfecta 2
This Masquerade Lola Morales & Sean Blackman Before It Was You
Bananaira Bebel Gilberto/Rae and Christiian Tanto Tempo Remixes
Maria Moita Bossa Cuca Nova/Carlos Lra Bossa Cuca Nova Revisited
Se Todo Fassem Bossa Cuca Nova/Cris Delanno Bossa Cuca Nova Revisited
An Airplane Told Me Jorge Ben Benjor
White Rabbit Mayssa Haraa American Hustle Sound Track
Beauty Beats Beats Antique Collide
Full Moon Flow Hamsa Lila Gathering One
Seen Sua’al Kheez Dawle Khebez Dawle
Caladonia The Wayne Riker Brotherhood Blues Convocation
Tendency To Riot Sarah Borges Good and Dirty
True Love Is Hard to Find Toots and The Maytals/ Bonnie Ratt True Love
Show Down Dubmatix Rebel Massive
Sayang Yuna Maternal
Working For Vacation Cibo Matto Stereo Type A
Tickertape Of The Unconscious Stereolab/Thievery Corporation Abductions and Reconstructions
Soti Bill Laurance Aftersun
Gardez L’Ecoute Mellow Man Paris Groove Up
Pardonne Revel Paris Groove Up
Come all You Lonely Lovers The Poozies Infinite Blue
The Acid Queen The Hillbenders Tommy A Blue Grass Opera
The Crooked Road To Dublin The Poozies Infinite Blue

This Island Earth Playlist June 18, 2016

June 18, 2016 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Bilingual Girl Yerba Buena Island Life
Oh Mama Palenke Soul Tribe Palenke Soul Tribe
Soleil Couchant The Soul Jazz Orchestra Resistance
Party Music Hot Like Fire The Mighty Sparrow Hot Like Fire
Adeus America Bossacucanova Our Kind Of Bossa
Sube Eddie Palmieri El Rumbero Del Piano
Ase King Sunny Ade and His African Beats/Steve Wonderf Aura
10th Floor Ghost Girl Cibo Matto Hotel Valentine
The Great Curve Talking Heads Remain In Light
Creation Song Sanko Namtchylak Time Out
The Khaleegi Stomp Trans Global Underground Impossible Broadcasting
Peace Is The Power Brothers Of The Baladi Gravity Of Love
Manam Khebez Dawle Khebez Dawle
Hey Dready Burning Spear Freeman
Hipocrita Rebel Souls Viva La Reggae
Si Senior Jamie Cirrito Viva La Reggae
On My Radio Selector Sweet Sweet Ska
Burning Fire Laurel Aitken Sweet Sweet Ska
Fight The Toms Toms Thievery Corporation
Cram Your Style NA The Outernational Sound
No Agreement Fela The Best Of Fela

This Island Earth Playlist June 11, 2016

June 11, 2016 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Hammers and Nails Spirit’s Furnace The Bones Of J.R. Jones
Tahabort Imarhan Imarhan
Neele Kalusimkbiko Konono Number 1 Konono Number 1 meets Batida
Live Jazz Dimitri In Paris French Essentials Music Electronic
Facing The Void General Electrics French Essentials Music Electronic
Promised Land Shantel Viva Diaspora
Struggling Jugo Jago
New Begginng Bush Chemists Raw Raw Dub
Pon Da Horizon Slightly Stoopid Top Of the World
Underneath The Pressure Slightly Stupid Top Of The World
Get Up Stand Up The Sachal Enselmble and Cibo Matto Song Of Lahore
Blue Pepper The Sachal Enselmble and Winton Marsalis Song Of Lahore
Shelter From The Storm The Sachal Enselmble and Tedeschi and Trucks Song Of Lahore
Yes We Can Can The Sachal Enselmble ft. Bilal Song Of Lahore
Amazing Grace Lady Smith Black Mambazo Journey of Dreams
Africa Unite Suthukazi Arosi South Africa The Greatest Songs Ever
Si Se Puede The Antibalis Afrobeat Orchestra Liberation Afrobeat Vol 1
Revolution j-Boogie’s Dubtronic Science Soul Vibrations
Palenke Bomba Estereo Blow Up
Pa'ti Bomba Estereo Blow Up
El Molestoso Eddie Palmieri La Perfecta 2

This Island Earth Playlist June 4, 2016

June 4, 2016 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Good Citizen Mighty Sparrow Mighty Sparrow Volume Two
Party Music Hot Like Fire Mighty Sparrow Hot Like Fire
El Makako Palanke Soul Tribe Palenke Soul Tribe Compilation 2009-2015
The Color Of Your Dreams Palanke Soul Tribe Palenke Sould Tribe Compilation 2009-2015
Mavi Mavi Brothers Of Baladi Gravity Of Love
Painted Caves Painted Caves na
Lint Of Love Cibo Matto Stereo Type A
10th Floor Gost Girl Cibo Matto Hotel Valentine
Obatala Milton Cardona Bembe
Mi Chocolate Los Van Van Van Van Is Hsere
Radio Bomba Blue Dog What Is Anything
Promiscuity Manu Chao Esperanza
Date With Density Gangster Fun Ska American Style
That’s Life at Crazy Joes Suspect Bill Ska American Style
Welcome To My World Widespread Panic Triple A Radio Singles
Chantez Chantez Amadou Et Mariam The Ni Mousso
Coulibaly Amadou & Mariam Bamako Promotional Album
Maslenitsa Julia Vorontsova Over
Last Tango Ginkgoa Ginkgoa EP
Alabama Blues St Germain Boulevard
Funky Takini Mad In Paris Paris Grove Up
Be Africa Bibi Tanga & Selenites African Disco
Oh Yeh Soweto Teaspoon & The Waves African Disco
Time To Run Bill Laurance After Sun

This Island Earth Playlist May 28, 2016

May 28, 2016 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Burundi Blues Beats International Let Them Eat Bingo
Bong Bong Manu Chao Clandestino
Je Ne T aime Manu Chao Clandestino
Pap Loko RAM Manman M Se Ginen
Koulou Koulou RAM Manman M Se Ginen
Cyndi Loketo Extra Ball
Candy Man Cibo Matto Viva La Woman
na Khebez Dawle Khebez Dawle
People Have The Power Patti Smith Dreams Of Life
Jerusalem Alpha Blondy The Best Of Alpha Blondy
Gimme Room To Dance The Mighty Sparrow Hot Like Fire
Radio Retaliation Thievery Corporation Radio Retaliation
Vampire Thievery Corporation Radio Retaliation
Ase Aura King Sunny Ade and His Afro Beats/ Stevie Wonder
Pancho Says Kottarashky & the Raindogs Womex 12
Hey Girl Viva Diapora Shantel
When They Play Blackman & Arnold Self Portrait
Mi Corazon Bajofondo Tango Club Bajofondo Tango Club
Revolucion Novalima Karimba
Electric Voodooland Ex-centric Sound System Electric Voodooland
Wonder Wonder/Action Time Fela Wonder Wonder EP
Quindembo Lynn La Pante Seven Motor City Mambo

This Island Earth Playlist May 21, 2016

May 21, 2016 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Yalla Chant/Youth Remix Natacha Atlas The Remix Album Natacha Atlas
Peace Is Power Brothers Baladi Gravity Of Love
Mosse Mosse Mosse Mimmo Epifani Puglia Sounds
The Battle Of Evermore The Love Mongers Battle Of Evermore
Trocintro La Yegros Viente De Mi
Trocitos De Madera La Yegros Viente De Mi
Blanco Negro Palanke Soul Tribe Columbia Roots & Beats
Nkada Grupo Fantasma Problemas
According To Legends The Battle Of Santiago The Battle Of Santiago
Tropical Island RAM Puritan Vodou
Zao Piile Te Lakou Mizik Wa Di Yo
Them Belly Full/El Refugio/La Protesta Rebel Tumbo Bebel Tumbao
Advanced Communication Painted Caves Painted Caves
Animal Tears Painted Caves Painted Caves
Here At Home Shrinkwrap Shrinkwrap collection
1 Million C’est Quoi Mbong Wana Star From Kinshasa
Ire King Sunny Ade Aura
Power In The Darkness Tom Robinson Band Power In The Darkness
Malcolm Umar Bin Hassan Be Bop Or Be Dead
Johannesburg the Layabouts No Masters
Khalima South Africa The Best Music Your Ever Heard Doren Thobekile
Sayang Yuna Maternal
Leave It Alone Nadir Distorted Soul
Keremiela Ethiocolor Ethiocolor
Song Artist Album
Spanish Grease Willie Bobo Uno Dos Tres
La Fusion La Gran Fasdmilia Coazon Bombo Y Son
Vivo Lachiva Gantiva Vivo
Greet The Dawn The Soul Jazz Orchestra Resistance
Side By Side Side By Side Afrobeat No Go Die
I’m Yours Sorarya Desert Rose & Arabian
Falyakon Mashrou Leila Ibn El Leil
Aoede Mashrou Leila Radio Beruit
Before It Was You Sean Blackman/Lola Morales Before It Was You
Pos Chiquito Sean Blackman/Wendell Harrison In Transit
Sparrow vs. Melody Picong Mighty Sparrow Mighty Sparrow First Flight
Sweet Music Mighty Sparrow Hot Like Fire
Hard, Hard, Hard Black Stalin When The Time Comes
Indian Gyle Drupatee & Machel Montano Soca Gold 2013
Arranged Marriage Apache Indian No Reservations
Invocation Sheela Bingi Incantations
Shobahrock Trilock & Sobha Gurtu Usfret

This Island Earth Playlist May 7, 2016

May 7, 2016 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Desert Dancer Nicodemus Budda Bar 4 (Dinner CD)
Shaft Malik Aoudane Budda Bar 1 (Party CD)
Wari Les Go Koteba
Larshuma Watcha Clan Watcha Clan
10th Floor Ghost Girl Cibo Matto Hotel Valentine
Blanco Y Negro Palenke Soul Tribe Colombia Roots & Beats
Ase King Sunny Ade/ Stevie Wonder Aura
Felaki Felaki Maternal
Southern Coast The Battle Of Santiago Full Color
Permiso Que Llego Van Van Los Van Van Van Van Is Here
El Nwegro Esta Cocinado Los Van Van Van Van Is Here
Testify Parliament Single
Down On The Street Stooges Fun House
Heavy Music Bob Seger Bob Seger-The Early Years
Chillin Seefari I & I
Culpa De La Luna Rupa & The April Fishes Este Mundo
Mr. Clown Babylon circus Dances Of Resistance
Work It Brighter Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars Radio Salone
Kings Highway Rastifari Elders Rastifari Elders

This Island Earth Playlist April 30, 2016

April 30, 2016 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Mavi Mavi Brothers Of The Baladi Gravity Of Love
Peace Is The Power Brothers Of The Baladi Gravity Of Love
Cleopatra In New York Nickodemus Endangered Species Remix
Promised Land ( Shanteel Viva Diaspora
Papa Loko RAM Manman M Se Ginen
Koulou Koulou RAM Manman M Se Ginen
You Don’t Want Me Anymore The Revelers Get Ready
Ramblin The Bluerunners The Bluerunners
Funk Hand Howling Diablos Feat. Wayne Kramer Return Of The Funk Hand
Don’t Fear The Funk Hand The Howling Diablos Feat. The Original Vandellas Return Of The Funk Hand
South American Way Carmen Miiranda The Brazilian Bombshell Carmen Miranda
Bambu Bambu Carmen Miranda The Brazilian Bombshell
Bambulaye Los Bambulaye Bambulaye
42 Spanglish fly New York Boogaloo
You Must Be Losing Your Mind Davina & the Vagabonds Sunshine
Machin Machine Gink Goa Gink Goa EP
Egsz Nap Bea Palya Palya Bea
Inchallah Aziz Samaoui Mazal
007 Desmond Dekker 20 Reggae Classics
Itchak El Baz Gnawa Diffussion Souk System
Geronimo Reggae Cowboys Rock Steady Rodeo
Treaty Yothu Yindi Tribal Voice
Freedom Yothu Yindi Freedom
Stayed At The Party The Homes Brothers Brotherhood
Levine’s Boogie I Like It When They Call Me Big Daddy Charels Big Daddy Stallings
Kehulum Abliche Debo Band Ere Gobez
Varanda suspense Ce Tropix
Bye Bye Blackbird Miles Davis & John Coltrane The Best Of Miles & John Coltrane

This Island Earth Playlist April 16, 2016

April 16, 2016 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Lady Day And John Coltrane Gil Scott-Heron The Revolution Will Not Be Televised
Off The Ground The Recording Company Give It Back to You
Toro The Latin Playboys Dosse
A Buscarme Vienen Mixtolobo Frontera
Jiilala Aziz Samoui Mazal
Tape Loop Morcheeba Parts Of The Process
Doopsylalolic Future Organization No Soundless Tabojo
Y-Tu –Conga Gloria Estasfen Greatest Hits 2
Disco Azucar Los Van Van Azucar
Dolores Gink Goa Gink Goa EP
Days Of Old B.B. King & Eric Clapton Riding With The King
Shehegue Mbong Wana Star From Kinshasa
9.15 Amanpando South Afrocad The Gretest Songs Ever
Pummarola Black Spaccanapolli Spaccanapolli
Idvres Se Les Negresses Verte Zig Zague
Todo Sea Por El Rocanrol El Tri Una Decada De Rock
Rock & Roll Lee Thompson Zepplin
Papa Was A Rolling Stone The Love Mongers Warble Womb
Ase King Sunny Ade & Stevie Wonder Aura
Who Are You Listening To Matt Anderson Honest Man
Pon Da Horizon Slightly Stupid Top Of The World
What If Fem Nameless The Afrobeat Revival
Zarambe Zarambe/Remixed By Afrolicous Karimba Dioboic Remixes
El Makako Palenke Soul Tribe Compilation 2009-2015

This Island Earth Playlist April 9, 2016

April 9, 2016 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Poor Poor Pitiful Me Warren Zevon Origalnal Album Series
Now's The Time Rosie Ledet Origalnal Album Series
Drama 79'rs Gang Fire On The Bayou
Get Up Zozo Afrobeat Afrobeat Revolution
Langit Yuna Material
De New York A Paris Gink Goa Gink Goa Gink Goa EP
Your So Nice To Me Bea Paya Palya Bea
Yalanchi Debo Band Ere Gobez
Gimme Shelter Taj Mhal, Roselyn Williames, Andrae Carter, SLRA Playing For Change
Juciy Lucy Sonny Knight And the Lakers Do It Live
Fools Paradise United Futurej Organization 3rd Perspectivee
Nada Groupo Fantasma Problemas
Oh Yea Los Lobos The Best Of los Lobos
Freedom DCS Extra Hot 1
Real Situation Funkasdesi Its About Time
A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You The Specials Todays Specials
The Morning After Kill Random Order NA
Ahbal Khebez Dawle Kebez Dawle
Vote Electric Lion sound Wave Experiment Electric Sound Wave Experiment
Set The Controls For the Heart Of the Sun Pink Floyed A Saucer Full Of Secrets
As Rock & Roll As It Gets K’s Choice The Phantom Cowboy
Damballa RAM Puritan VoDou
Zao Pile Te Lakou Mizik Wa Di Yo
Mambo Influenciado The Lynn La Plante Seven Motor City Mambo

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