Playlist: Zakia’s Soul City (November 2018)

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We keep on discovering the DJs who will let you dance the Soul City nights away, the Jazz Cafe‘s refreshed Saturday club night.

This time is the turn of Zakia Sewell, a London-based DJ and producer who was also part of the Honest Jon’s family until a few months ago. Today, Zakia cutares a weekly slot on NTS radio called Questing and keep on cultivating her passion for Afro-American sounds, from jazz to soul via funk with spiritual and psychedelic colours.

Zakia has picked for us a few tracks that have inspired her to fasten her life to music.

Here’s a selection of afro-centric sounds, joining the dots from Brazilian samba, to black British soul, Cape Verdean synths and beyond…

(Zakia)

 

Free - Airto Moreira (1972)

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Astrud Gilberto - Now - 03 Baiao

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CIDINHO E O SOM TROPICAL - SAMBA CARINHO E AMOR

DJ BRONCO presents CIDINHO E O SOM TROPICAL - SAMBA CARINHO E AMOR. LP: MUITO SUINGUE Vinyl truth : http://funkybraz.blogspot.fr/2012/0... Contact : broncofunk@hotmail.com Facebook : http://facebook.com/bronco.dacuica
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ALLSPICE SLIPPED AWAY

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Pleasure Glide

1979 Old school funk. Thought it was by Slave when I was younger.
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Stupid Human - Swamp Funk - OG Bobby Rush - Do the Do

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Say You Love Me - Lonnie Liston Smith

Love this tune This is something special for you...!
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Tabala - Tabala Mouv

Tabala ‎– Vol. 1 Label: U. S. I. Production Distribution ‎– J.C.C. 801 Country:France Released:1986 Genre: Funk / Soul, Folk, World, & Country Style: Zouk
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Pilon - Rabés

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