Rani de Leon – Tizita Radio (10.10.16)


Rani de Leon is known for his signature blend of worldly sounds, jazz textures, and feel-good roots and soul vibes. He was the founder and curator of Soul in the Park, which brought various circles of Los Angeles together for almost 4 years. He is also a co-founder and resident DJ of Radio Afrique, who host music events and film screenings focused on works from Africa and the diaspora. These days you can catch him DJing, or programming and producing special music happenings in nightlife venues and cultural institutions around Los Angeles.

TIZITA RADIO is sublime music inspired by the joy of remembering, and the feeling of longing for something that will never return.

      Rani de Leon - Tizita Radio (10.10.16)


Ketema Mekonen – Tizita
Mort Garson – I Know You Libra
Music of the Rain Forest Pygmies – Harp Song
Ashenafi Kebede – Koturasia
Alice Damon – Waterfall Winds
Jon Hassell – Gift of Fire
The Pygmies of the Ituri Forest – Birds and Crickets, Bark Cloth Hammering
Arthur Russell – Let’s go Swimming
Sun Ra – Advice for Medics
Ahmed Malek – Omar Gatlato (Alt. Version)
Muluken Melesse – Yelibe Endiders
The Arthur Lyman Group – Dahil Sayo
Mamman Sani – Five Hundred Miles
Haruomi Hosono – Close Encounters
Eden Ahbez – Nature Boy
Roy Ayers – Sunshine (Demo)
Mort Garson – LIbra at Work
Tsege Mariam Gebru – The Mad Man’s Laughter
The Sacred Dances of the Wahshi Dervishes – Dervise Exercise No. 23
The Style Council – Long Hot Summer
Stevie Wonder – Never Dreamed You’d Leave in Summer
Sonya Spence – Let Love Flow On
Jorge Ben – Jeitao de Preto Velho
Cartola – As Rosas Nao Falam
Milton Nascimento – Os Povos
Jam Money – Aroma of Snow
S.E. Rogie – Twist with the Morningstars
Orchestra Baobab – Sef Mama Dem
Orchestre Regional de Kayes – Badage
Arthur Nunes – Kubanga Kuana Ngola
Kirar Song