Africa Mix http://kalw.org en Angelique Kidjo on Africa Mix ~ 6/19/14 http://kalw.org/post/angelique-kidjo-africa-mix-61914 <div><p>Host Emmanuel Nado visits with singer/songwriter, performer, social activist, and panafricanist Angelique Kidjo, one of the most recognizable and influential names in Africa and the world, and shares cuts from her new CD, “Eve”– dedicated to the Women of Africa to their resilience and their beauty.&nbsp; <strong>Africa Mix ~ Thursday 6/19/14 ~ 9-11pm.</strong></p></div><p></p> Wed, 18 Jun 2014 19:24:52 +0000 David Latulippe 45407 at http://kalw.org Angelique Kidjo on Africa Mix ~ 6/19/14 NPR's Heavy Rotation: Emmanuel Nado on Habib Koite's "L.A." http://kalw.org/post/nprs-heavy-rotation-emmanuel-nado-habib-koites-la <div class="bucketblock"><p>This week, NPR's <strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/2014/05/28/314892104/heavy-rotation-10-songs-public-radio-cant-stop-playing">Heavy Rotation</a></strong> series features Emmanuel Nado, co-host of <em>Africa Mix</em>, heard Thursday nights from 9-11pm on KALW.</p><p>Emmanuel highlighted the song "L.A." by Habib Koite.&nbsp; <strong><a href="http://www.npr.org/2014/05/28/314892104/heavy-rotation-10-songs-public-radio-cant-stop-playing">Hear the Morning Edition feature with Emmanuel here</a></strong>.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 28 May 2014 13:58:44 +0000 Matt Martin 44412 at http://kalw.org NPR's Heavy Rotation: Emmanuel Nado on Habib Koite's "L.A." Musical Mandela Tribute http://kalw.org/post/musical-mandela-tribute <p><em>Africamix</em> celebrates the life of Nelson Mandela and pays tribute to the man who captured the world imagination and became the symbol of endurance, dedicating his life to the ideal of a democratic and free society in which all persons live together in harmony and with equal opportunities. &nbsp; Join hosts Emmanuel Nado and Edwin Okongo on <strong>Thursday evening from 9-11.</strong></p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 21:34:09 +0000 David Latulippe 37030 at http://kalw.org Musical Mandela Tribute Havana meets Paris: Raquel Bitton on Africa Mix http://kalw.org/post/havana-meets-paris-raquel-bitton-africa-mix <p>Raquel Bitton, French songstress, producer and renowned interpreter of songs by Edith Piaf has released a new CD<em> Rhythm of the Heart</em>.&nbsp; On her latest production, Bitton sings the classic songs of Tino Rossi, the romantic tenor singer of the French Cabaret era of the 1930s accompanied by an incredible cast of Latin musicians in the Bay Area.&nbsp; And she'll be Emmanuel Nado's guest on Africa Mix.&nbsp;<strong> Thursday at 9pm.</strong></p> Wed, 27 Mar 2013 13:45:27 +0000 Matt Martin 24991 at http://kalw.org Havana meets Paris: Raquel Bitton on Africa Mix This week on Africa Mix http://kalw.org/post/week-africa-mix <p><span lang="EN">Host&nbsp;Emannuel Nado invited several music pioneers to the KALW studios to perform live and speak about African music: Baba Ken of West African Highlife band (Nigeria), ethnomusicologist Dr. Yancine Badian Kouyate (Mali), and Fely Tchaco (Cote d&#39;Ivoire, pictured). Wed, 16 May 2012 21:55:55 +0000 David Latulippe 10751 at http://kalw.org This week on Africa Mix