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DJ Skunk's Top Five From Around the Globe

Some of my faves from different continents and genres … get ready to dance…

Brazilian

  • Lenine "Jack Soul Braziliero"
  • Sergio Mendes "Magalenha"
  • Fernanda Porto "Electricidade"
  • DJ Dolores "Contraditorio"
  • Da Lata "Inae"

Latin American

  • Sierra Maestra "Dundunbanza"
  • Orishas "Represent"
  • Compay Segundo "Chan Chan"
  • Cesaria Evora "Angola"
  • Sidestepper "Campo"

European

  • Ojos de Brujo "Ventilator R80"
  • Transglobal Underground "Body Machine"
  • Gypsy Kings "Caminando por la calle"
  • Les Negresses Vertes "Zobi la Mouche"
  • Manu Chao "Me Gustas Tu"

African

  • Franco "Liberte"
  • Lokua Kanza "Mbiffie"
  • Brenda Fassie "Qula"
  • Fela Kuti "Sorrow, Tears and Blood"
  • Orchestra Baobab "Werente Serigne"

Asian

  • Fun<Da>Mental "Ja sha taan"
  • Nitin Sawhney "Dawn"
  • Joi "India"
  • Black Star Liner "Pink Rupee"
  • Asian Dub Foundation "Buzzin"

Arabic

  • Rachid Taha "Barrabarra"
  • Orchestre Nationale de Barbes " Alaoui"
  • Natacha Atlas " I put a spell on you"
  • Souad Massi "Bladi"
  • Khaled "Nsi Nsi"

Reggae

  • Ernest Ranglin "Surfin"
  • Bob Marley "Could you be loved?"
  • Big Youth "Train to Rhodesia"
  • The Melodians "Rivers of Babylon"
  • Peter Tosh "Stepping Razor"

Funk

  • US3 "Tukka yoots riddim"
  • Prince "Kiss"
  • Jamirioquai " Alright"
  • Jestofunk "In the ghetto"
  • Spearhead "People in the Middle"