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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 January 16, 2016

Jan. 16, 2016 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
El Houriya Souad Massi Masters Of the Word
Et Si Demain Zoufris Maracas Chienne De Vie
Blanco Y Negro Palenke Soultribe Palenke Soultribe 2009-2015
Al Compas De La Valvula Rota Mixtolobo Frontera
Greet The Dawn The Souljazz Orchesta Resistace
Rio-Bucovina Dub Shantel Viva Diaspora
Words Are The Weapon The Back Beat Sound Sound Together Not Apart
Pizzarca Insintensi Roots Music From Salento
N’Touma Temenik Electric Inch’Allah Baby
Khebez Dawle Khebez Dawle Khebez Dawle
Dale Palo Palo Palo Live
La Fusion La Gran Familia Corazon, Bombo Y Son
Djibo Helsinki-Cotonou Ensemble Fire, Sweat & Pastis
Highlife Time Gender Infinity Red Hot & Fela
Zombi The Fela Band Finding Fela
Banana De Queso Afro sound The Afrosounds Of Columbia
Bumaye Zulumbi Psycodelic Samba
No Common Number The Fontanas Global Local Volume 10
Prime Ministerr The London Afrobeat Collective Global Local Volume 10
Oye 14 Santana/Pit Bull Carazon
Iron lion Zion Santana/Ziggy Marly Carzon
Margarita (8) Santan/Romeo Santos Carazon
Mal Bicho Santana/ Los Fabulosos Cadillacs Carazon
Saideira Santana/Samuel Rosa Carazon
Leopard Skin Pill Box Hat Raphael Saadiq Chimes O Freedom/ The Songs Of Bob Dylan
Many Blessings James Carter Detroit Jazz City

This Island Earth Playlist December 12, 2015

Dec. 12, 2015 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Invasion Macka B Sign Of The Times
Against It All Backbeat Sound System Together Not Apart
Dub Lion DJ Food Big Noise
Crescencio Palo Palo Live
Shock & Awe The Soul jazz Orchestra Resistance
Mungu Lokua Kanza Wapi Yo
Poor Mans Tale Yaba Funk Global Local
Et Si Demain Zoufis Maracas Chienne De Vie
Jee Ne Veux De L'Amour Zoufis Marcas Chienne De Vie
I'm Always In the Mood Cab Callaway Cab Calloway & His Ochestra 1935-1937
Tico Tico (8) The Rhythm Future Quartet The Rythmn Future Quartet
Molly Na G Cuch Nsdr Chuillenain Bernadette Morris Bernadette Morris
Failte Dhruim Fionn Sketch The Finest Gaelic Music From Scotland
Release Afro Celt Sound System Aro Celt Sound System
Mhen I'n Troi Y Reu I Ka Ching
Gwenwyn Swnami I Ka Ching
Khebez Dawle Khebez Dawle Khebez Dawle
Ahbal (6) Khebez Dawle Khebez Dawle
Aayesh Khebez Dawle Khebez Dawle
Sing Out, Shout Out MAPL Kobo Town
Yelle L'autre Loundo
Unamed Jam Muruga & The Cosmic Hoedown Band Wit George Clinton & The P Funk All Stars Promo
Her Majestic Hokey Cokey Fila Brazillia Luck Be A Weirdo Tonight
Vamo Negra El Gato Negro Cumbia Libre
Fez Bossa (11) Paolo Achenza Trio Bossa Brava

This Island Earth Playlist December 5, 2015

Dec. 5, 2015 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Ayite Cyril Nevillle THE Fire This Time
Minin Vodjo Helsinki-Cotonou Ensemble Fire, Sweat & Pasties
Djigbo Helsinki-Cotonou Ensemble Fire, Sweat & Pasties
Sowa - At Home Roberto Fonseca & Fadtumata Diawara Sasa Music On Tour
Magangue Sidestepper Sidestepper
Bad Day General Electrics Parker Street
Nadie Entiende Ojos De Brujo Fiesta Fatal
Yo Me Que Quedro En Sevilla Pata Negra The Young Flamencos
Tomi Mio Mixtolobo Frontera
Al Compas De LaValvula Rota Mixtolobo Frontera
Disco Devil Shantel Viva Diaspora
N’Touma Temenik Electric Inch’Allah Baby
Hey Girl Backbeat Sound System Together Not Apart
Pizzzica Aradeo Insintsesi Roots Music From Salento
Pissicaral Insintsesi Roots Music From Salento
Treasure Zuco 103 Tales Of High Fever
Dale Palo Palo Palo Live
La Malang Resbala Palo Palo Live
Tekere FolonThe Past Salif Keita
Tomorrow Never Knows Sheila Chandra Monson
Pusha BX Soundsistema & DJ Charnobyl Pusha Remixes
Big Noise Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan (Remixed by Bally Sagoo) Kina Sohna
Mbana Moye Lokua Kanza Toyebi Te
Kamulang Ray Lema Nangadeef
Kamulang Ray Lema Nangadeef
Nangadeef Ray Lema Nangadeef

This Island Earth Playlist November 28, 2015

Nov. 28, 2015 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Oh Mama Palenke Soul Tribe Compilation 2009-2015
La Gozadera Palenke Soul Tribe Compilation 2009-2015
Popular Music Palenke Soul Tribe Compilation 2009-2015
Hey Girl Shantel Viva Diaspora
Rio – Bucovina Dub Shantel Viva Diaspora
Promo Idir Idir En Concert
Creation Majical & Natty Ft. George The Poet Global Local Vol. 10
No Common Number 4:14 I Ka Ching
Prime Minister/ Captain Planet Remix Arts Counci l England Global Local Vol. 10
Linda Magdalena Voodoo Love Orchestra Global Local Vol 10
Poor Man’s Tale Yaba Funk Global Local Vol 10
O Girassol/Desert Rmix Karma Global Local Vol 10
Mister Juke HK Saltimbanks Rallumeurs D’etoiles
Oleks Munu Olemine Trad-Attack Ah!
Bangalorious Tribecastan Goddess Polka
16 Tons Of Love 16 Tons Z S Star EP
Acuerdate Cantea & Macao Lugares Comunes
Magangue Side Stepper Side Stepper
On The Line Side Stepper Side Stepper
Shine/remixed Oum/DJ Polyester Womex 15 EP
Mardi gras Pierre Kwnders Womeximizer 15
Yelle Moh Kouyate Loundo
Out-Non Oai Star Phonopaca 2015
Black Works Black Wax Music From Okinawa
Not Available Danpyunsun And The Sailors promo

This Island Earth Playlist November 21, 2015

Nov. 21, 2015 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
1977 Ana Tijoux 1977
Osos Y Cazadores Nino Cohete Aves Da Chile
Coming Up Cumbia Ozomatli Coming Up
La Gozadera Palenke Soul Tribe Palenike Soul Tribe Compilation
Popular Music Palenke Soul Tribe Palenke Soul Tribe Compilation
Acid Greeks Shantel/imam Baildi Viva Diasspora
Mister Juke (2) HK Saltmbanks Rallumeurs D’etoiles
Et Si Demain Zoufris Maracas Chenne De Vie
L’argent Zoufris Maracas Chenne De Vie
Sex Market Peter M Pouly Sex Market
Palava Weird MC Weird MC
Trip To Africa Makwerhu Trip To Africa Remixes
Mdolly Na Gcuach Ni Chuilleanain Berndette Morris Promo
Csango Boogie Kerekes Band Kerekes Band Live At A38
Nevermore Afrocelts Seed
Mr. Jones The Psychedelic Furs The Psychedelic Furs Greatest Hits
Swanami Gwenwyn I Ka Ching
Action Karimouche Action
Ma Place Au Soleil Karimouche Action
Jamdown Boogie Clinton Fearon Goodness
Hard Road Too Travel Jimmy Cliff 20 Reggae Classics
Creole Vibration Elkin Ronbinston Colombia Roots & Beats
Sweet Music The Mighty Sparrow Hot Like Fire
Skunk Funk Invisible System Ethiopiar
Guragigna Dub Colossus Ethiopia
Against It All Backbeat Sound System Together Not Apart

This Island Earth Playlist November 14, 2015

Nov. 14, 2015 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Words Are The Weapon Backbeat Sound System Together Not Apart
Greet The Dawn The Soul Jazz Orchestra Resistance
Resistance The Souljazz Orchestra Resistance
Amanece Herencio De Tibiqui Colombia Roots & Beats
Blanco Y Negro Palenke Soul Tribe Colombia Roots & Beats
Solitareo Agrupacion Colombia Roots & Beats
Today Is Life, tomorrow Never Comes Shantel Viva Diaspora
Alright Savica Shantel Viva Diaspora
N’Touma Temenik Electric Inch Allah Baby
Zakia Temenik Electric Inch Allah Baby
El Houriya Souad Massi Masters Of the Word
Soalaul/Warsong Madri Kalkun & Runorun Estonian Folk Music Artists
Jann’kene Estonian Folk Music Center Estonian Folk Music Artists
Fried Hockey Boogie Canned Heat The Best Of Canned Heat
I Put A Spell On You Bryan Ferry Taxi
Hover Girl With A Gun Puglia Sounds Record
Et Si Demain Chienne De Vie Zoufris Maracas
Poulet Zoufris Maracas Chienne De Vie
Pina Colada Franky Vincents Hurricane Zouk
16 Tons Of Love 16 Tons 16 Tons EP
Artistiya Amadou & Mariam Dianche A Bamako
Hayat Kiran Ahluwalia Sanata Stillness
Pomegrante Trans Global Underground Desert Roses & Arabian Rhythms
Mujay Yaad Michael Dana Exotica Sound Track

Playlist on This Island Earth November 7, 2015

Nov. 7, 2015 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Pharaohs Milkyway Mamaku Project Organic Electric
Berlin Mamkaku Project Organic Electric
La Trufa Y El Siton (8) Bsdajofondo Tango Orchestra Bajofondo Presente
Inferno Nacio Zumbi Fomdetudo
Strange Days Doors/Thievery Corporation Versions
It Gonna Come Melody Garot Currency Of Man
Ol Georgie Buck Taj Mahal &Toumani Diabate Kulanjan
Johnny Too Bad Tajj Mahal Taj Mahal World Music
I Just Might Be Wrong Like That Chicago Afrobeat Project Nyasj I
Dalada Ara Topouzian Quartet Homage
Palavaa Weird MC Womex
First Reacton Ldauent Garnier, BuggeWesseltoft, Philippe Nadaud & Benjamin Rippert Pop/Rock & Electronic Music
Le Marin Babbet Pop/Rock & Electronic Music
Guru Bramha Jah Uttal Shiva Station
Shiva Station Jah Uttal Shiva Station
Against It All Backbeat Sound System Together Not Apart
Pressure Drop Toots & The Maytals/Eric Clapton True Love
You Know What I Mean Amparanoia La Vida Te Da
King Salsa Robin Jones & King Salsa Chango
Shout For Freedom Jimmy Cliff & OK Jazz Shout For Freedom
Sambito Curumin Japan Pop Show
Feelin Bomba Estereo Blow Up
Descarga En Faux Patato Patato Legend Of Cuban Percussion

Playlist This Island Earth October 31, 2015

Oct. 31, 2015 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
The Last Vampire Alice Cooper Hollywood Vampires
Raise The Dead Alice Cooper Hollywood Vampires
The Horror Space Hog The Craft Soundtrack
Bells, Books And Candles Graeme Revell The Craft Soundtrack
Season Of The Witch Dr. John Blues Brothers 2000
ZuZu Mamou Dr. John The Dr. John Anthology
Intro Orishas A Lo Cubano
Represent Orishas A Lo Cubano
Shango Lord Nelson Voodoo
Limbo Calypso Arrow The Best Of Arrow 2
Jump In The Line Harry Belafonte Harry Belafonte All Time Greatest Hits
Sulemani Ara Topouzian Homage
Shine Oum Soul Of Morocco
Los Dinamicos La 313 Los Dinamicos De La Salsa
Nwa Baloyi Nozinja Lodge Nozinja
Lives In The Balance Richie Havens Cuts To The Chase
Greet The Dawn The Soul Jazz Orchestra Resistance
Florecita Aterciopelados Evolucioin/Grande Esitos
The Way Genevieve Bellemare Melancholy Fever
Pharaohs Milkyway Mamaku Project Ellectro Organic
Adir Balkan Beat Box Balkan Beatbox Promo
In The Markeetplac, All Subterfuge Frank London’s Klezmer Brass Allstars Balkan Beatbox Promo
Johnny Just Drop Fela and Africa 70 Finding Fela

Playlist on This Island Earth October 24, 2015

Oct. 24, 2015 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Greet The Dawn Soul Jazz Orchestra Resistance
Zombie (Part 1) Bugz in The Attic/Ft Wunumi Red Hot & Fela
Zombie (Part 2) Niles Rodgers,Roy Hargrdove,Money Mark Red Hot & Fela
Sorrow Tears & Blood Kronos Quartet,Kyp Malone, Tunda Abebimpe, Stuewart Bogie Red Hot & Fela 2
Took My Brother Down Vieux Farka Toure & Julia Eastrlin Touristes
Ana Hisboyelroy’s Smooth Dub Vieux Farka toure Remixed
Les Temps Ont Change Amadou & Mriam The Best of Amadou & Mariadm
Hard Blues Royal Southern Brothers Full Moon Beach Party
Aidan C Gibbs &Mothewel Johnson C Gibbs Sings
Not Your Fault Thin White Rope The One That Got Away
Warning Shots Thievery Corporation The Cosmic Game
Make It Easy (5) John Browns Bodiy Pressure Points
Black Man Know Yourself Joe Higgs &the Wailers Black Man Know Yourself
Mathew Mark The Maytals Pesenting The Maytals
Lo Flow Ex Centric Sound System Electric Voodooland
Treasure Zuco 103 Tales Of High Fever
Que Vida E Essa Wal Sant Ana Psychedelic Samba
Bumaye (10) Zulumbi Psychedelic Samba
La Universidad Salsera La 313 Los Dinammicos De La Salsa
Diablo Novalima/Xakosa Remiix Karimba Diabolic Remixes
Invocation Sheela Bring Sheela Bring
Beauty And The East Bombay Dub Orchestra/Marine Drive Traffic Jam Mix Bombay Dub Orchestra
Pagan Song Mychael Dana Exotica Sound Track
C est Gai Amina Anebbi Amina
Flirting Shadows Hassan Cihat Orter Budda Bar

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