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 offers a new selection of Hot New Hits from the four corners of the planet ! With Hot Hits from the Americas to Africa, Europe to the Caribbean, and more ! And with genres ranging from TropicalReggaetónPopBachata to new East African CroonerBaladeer sensation, new AfroCreoleElectroJazzCaribPercussions and more ! Click on ‘World Vibes’ above for more details.
Our first hour starts our sampling of New Sounds with non-conventional love on the beach from Tiromancino (Italy), a stunning return from the Breton Bard of Celtic Fuzhion, Neo-Celtic Harpist Alan Stivell with Wassoulou Diva Fatoumata Diawara (France-Mali), simple and powerful words from Vanessa Paradis (France), GriotDanceJazz from Father and Daughter duo Baba (see photo) & Djana Sissoko (Mali), a surprise Hispanic Dance composition from US educated Antonia ft Erik Frank (Romania), classic Experimental Hispanic Jazz from Bordeaux based five member Alba Neiva (France), new TropicalReggaetónPopBachata from singer songwriter Natti Natasha (Dominican Rep), new East Coast CroonerBaladeer sensation Buravan (Rwanda), songwriter-turned-singer with support of Hispanophile DJ are Cáceres & Costi (Venezuela-Romania), tongue-in-cheek mirth from quirky duo Bonbon Vodou (Reunion-France), ending the hour with a bilingual PopSynth song from Marco Mengoni ft Tom Walker (Italy-Scotland). A plethora of New Sounds to astound and entertain, enjoy !
Our second hour continues our sampling of New Hits with Award Winning Malaga born Pablo Alborán (Spain), new AfroCreoleElectroJazzCaribbeanPercussions from Lyons based trio Dowdelin (Martinique-France), covering a hit from our Show Theme Song artist Jiovanotti is Rome born Giorgia (Italy), eleven Bretagne based international musicians creating their new RaïTradIdbalenBrassBand sound as Fanfaraï Big Band (Algeria-Morocco-France), old and new generations of Reggaetón and LatinTrap meet with Wisin y Yandel & Ozuna (Puerto Rico), Bujumbura meets Rio in a dreamy Franco-Portuguese balad of Brazil from Gaël Faye & Flavia Coelho (Burundi-France-Brazil), rappers singing in a re-edited first hit with Carl Brave ft Max Gazzè (Italy), a stunning re-edition of the original pure accordion roots of Cumbia Sabanera with master accordionist Carmelo Torres y su Conjunto (Colombia), more ReggaetónLove for the Dancefloor from two generations epitomized by Daddy Yankee & Anuel AA (Puerto Rico), ending the hour and the show with new PostSambaMellowness from six member São Paolo based Liniker e Os Caramelos (Brazil). A cornucopia of discoveries for all, enjoy !