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 brand new sampling of Hot New Hits from a surprising number of places on the planet ! With new genres, mashups and blendings from the four corners of the planet and new creations from the Americas North and South, the Caribbean, Africa and Europe, and more ! Click ‘World Vibes’ above for more details.
Our first hour starts our selection of Hot Hits with a re-released 1998 Hit on illegal immigrants to the US from Manu Chao (France), then a posthumous release from the late great Chaabi Rock king Rachid Taha (Algeria-France), then ‘naked in her mind’ from Marseilles based Clara Luciano, ‘love in the hood’ from Milan born Mahmood (Italy), ‘It wasn’t me’ Latino-ised with Anuel ft Daddy Yankee, Karol G, Ozuna & J Balvín (Puerto Rico – Colombia), AfroWest fuzhions from Brussels based Ruth Tafébé & the Afrosoul Messengerz (Ivory Coast-Belgium), ‘the fallen can get back up’ sings M. Pokora (France), stunning AfroRap from Melbourne based samba the Great (Zambia-Australia), felling her beauty is Emma (Italy), ending the first hour with a tribute to his parents’ Cameroon from Tayc ft Manu Dibango (France-Cameroon). New sounds, inspirations and genres, enjoy !
Our second hour continues our sampling of new creations with Bélé percussions inspired Philo ft les Voix du Tambour (Martinique-France), Latino-inspired Pop from Bern based Luca Hänni (Switzerland), Spring poetry on a classic with Dakar born (see photo) Tété (France-Senegal), Beach Party nights from Jovanotti (Italy), TechnoSambaDance from Yuksek ft Processman & Henriq Ch (France-Brazil), ‘Hot on the Dance Floor’ from trio Major Lazor ft J Balvín & El Alfa (US-Colombia-Dominican Rep), Dutch remixed Jive with Ziggy Marley & Sevn Alias remix (Jamaica-Holland), love multiplied with Rosalía & Ozuna (Spain-Puerto Rico), romance eternal from Elisa (Italy), ending the hour and the show with a Debut Single from Montreal Slang inspired singer-songwriter Michaëlle Richer (Canada). Ideas, dreams and visions in music, enjoy !