Features Orchestra Baobab, Bhundu Boys, Ofra Haza, Le Mystere Des Voix Bulgares, Gilberto Gil, Khaled, Tenor Saw, Salif Keita,
Youssou N’Dour, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan & more.
2CD set of seminal world music tracks from the decade when ‘world music’ was born featuring full length original versions of classic tunes.
These were the radio, press & club best-sellers that defined world music in the 1980s and have been selected by 12 of the DJs, journalists &
promoters who shaped the world music scene in the UK at the time such as Charlie Gillett, Ben Mandelson, Ian Anderson, Jumbo Van Renen,
Iain Scott & others.
2CD digipack with 24 page booklet feat sleeve-notes on all the tracks from the contributors.