Anthony Valadez's head is buzzing with a lot of music out of Africa, from the South African producer John Wizards to Sudanese vocalist Alsarah. Valadez is DJ for KCRW in Santa Monica, California. He joins Here & Now's Meghna Chakrabarti.
Songs Heard In This Segment
John Wizards, "Jamieo"
Débruit & Alsarah, "Alrahal"
Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou, "Min We Tun So"
Chance The Rapper, "Everything's Good"
This segment aired on January 9, 2014.