Brazilian artist Luisa Maita began singing at a very uoung age, having grown up in a musical family. She recorded an advertising jingle when she was 7 years old.But it wasn't until this year that she released her solo debut titled Lero Lero.
This week on Radio M, we remember the Cool Ruler; Gregory Isaacs. The reggae artist brought a smooth soulful sound to the genre, singing more about love and romance than social issues. His voice was matchless; an almost yearning lilt.
This week Radio M goes on the road. The show broadcasts live from Chicago's Martyr's as part of World Music Festival Chicago 2010. You'll most likely be tapping your feet if not up dancing to the Romani sounds of Mahal Rai Banda.The band performs an uninterrupted set From the Stage.
This week on Radio M, host Tony Sarabia continues the count down to World Music Festival 2010. You'll hear music from some of the artists involved in this year's global music blow out.Plus the Featured Album of the Month; it's from an indie pop band from Valencia Spain.
Back from the Cape and itching to set a groove, Radio M host Tony Sarabia brings us disco funk from Nigeria, new music from Chicago clarinetist James Falzone, bachata from the Dominican Republic and electro oud music.