Explore music from around the world, with presenter Pierre Tremblay. Each week he introduces a unique mix of sounds, musical styles and languages. Whether traditional or contemporary, familiar or unusual, the selections you'll hear will always be captivating.
Catch it live:
Saturday 1.10pm -3pm
This week World Vibes has a new selection of Hot New Hits from a lot of places on the planet ! With singles from Africa to Europe and the Americas to the Caribbean, with everything from Cha-Cha Brassed Up to Original Afrobeat re-Beat Boxed, Mosi Rap on the Dance Floor to Sampled Pygmies Trance Tracks, make this a show not to be missed ! Click on ‘World Vibes’ above for more details.
Our first hour starts our sampling of new sounds with bilingual Latino Romance from Tydiaz (France), the latest Coupé-Décalé Hit from the king Serge Beynaud (Ivory Coast), an ode to love from international giant Zucchero (Italy), Lando & Currulao on the cajon from ten member band Spirals7 (Colombia), moods of love from Amir (Israel-France), Niger inspirations from Moh! Kouyaté (Guinea), the drama of love from Malú (Spain), percussive Djembe warfare from Toma Sidibé (Ivory Coast-France-Mali), a more colourful duet from Carrousel (Switzerland), ending the first hour with a re-released hit from Héctor Lavoe, in tribute to recently deceased pianist Joe Torres (Puerto Rico-US). Sounds new and old to entice and surprise, enjoy !
Our second hour continues our sampling of new hits with soft rock love nightmare from Sidecars (Spain), Mosi Rap on lost love for the Dance floor from Joey le Soldat (Burkina Faso), love in Corsica from actor and singer songwriter Julien Doré (France), stunning Cha-Cha-Cha Brassed Up for the dance floor from La-33 (Colombia), romance on the dance floor with Negramaro (Italy), a Beat-Boxed tribute to Afrobeat idol Fela Kuti from Leeroy & Noraa (Nigeria-France), big in Mexico ‘love in the planets’ hit with Pablo Alborán (Spain), a re-released Award winning Merengue hit from Juan Luis Guerra (Dominican Rep), getting down to basics with rapper Orelsan (France), ending the hour and the show with an experimental Aka pygmy Trance track from Gasandji (Dem Rep Congo). All stunning sounds to dance to and meditate upon, enjoy !