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PRI's The World: Global Hit

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A daily spotlight on international musical artists and trends. Created by host Marco Werman, the Global Hit features interviews with musicians, critics and deejays around the globe.

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A daily spotlight on international musical artists and trends. Created by host Marco Werman, the Global Hit features interviews with musicians, critics and deejays around the globe.

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Not a pop station

By Hexagoneyes - Aug 20 2014
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This is not your average radio show to broadcast mind numbing music. This podcast provides knowledge behind the music and the global roots that it came from.

Gong Myoung

By lawman83 - Apr 29 2010
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This performance was very moving and varied. At times it sounded like a bird calling against a backdrop of native drums. At others is was a very Western guitar riff. I looooooooooooved it.

iTunes Ratings

25 Ratings
Average Ratings
20
3
1
0
1

Not a pop station

By Hexagoneyes - Aug 20 2014
Read more
This is not your average radio show to broadcast mind numbing music. This podcast provides knowledge behind the music and the global roots that it came from.

Gong Myoung

By lawman83 - Apr 29 2010
Read more
This performance was very moving and varied. At times it sounded like a bird calling against a backdrop of native drums. At others is was a very Western guitar riff. I looooooooooooved it.

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PRI's The World: Global Hit

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A daily spotlight on international musical artists and trends. Created by host Marco Werman, the Global Hit features interviews with musicians, critics and deejays around the globe.

Rank #1: Listen to some of the songs that topped the charts around the world in 1968

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1968 was a year of political upheaval and the music reflected the restless times. The World's host Marco Werman went back and checked out the 1968 chart-toppers from the US, Japan, France and Brazil.

Aug 10 2018

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Rank #2: This is a remix? Childish Gambino's 'This is America' has started a global wave of remix videos

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More than 15 artists from other countries have produced their own country-specific versions of Childish Gambino's 'This is America.'

Aug 01 2018

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Rank #3: With new album, this Swedish-Senegalese couple shows their family is ‘made of music’

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Sousou is from Sweden. Maher Cissoko, her husband, is from Senegal. It was the kora that brought them together. And now, 10 years and two kids later, they've released a new album called "Made of Music."

Jul 24 2018

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Rank #4: Exclusive 360-degree video: Magos Herrera and Brooklyn Rider perform 'Balderrama'

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The collaboration between Magos Herrera and Brooklyn Rider just released a 360-degree video of the song "Balderrama" shot in studio.

Dec 04 2018

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Rank #5: Here's the next smooth step in Tash Sultana's flow state

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Australian musician Tash Sultana's forthcoming LP, "Flow State," is the next musical step for the former busker. Sultana describes what it's like being in a flow state and why she's greedy when it comes to genres.

Jul 30 2018

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