Playlists with tracks by Mighty Sparrow

Monday 21st January 2019
Jo Whiley
Radio 2 Book Club and brand new Foals
17 / 21 Tracks
Yannis Philippakis delivers the brand new Foals single and Jo's first Radio 2 Book Club

Amerie 1 Thing
The Strokes Last Nite
Fugees Ready Or Not
Talk Talk Life's What You Make It
Naughty by Nature O.P.P.
Bee Gees More Than A Woman
Groove Armada At The River
Lamb Gorecki
Doris Day Dream a little dream of me
Ramones Spider-Man
June Carter Cash Jackson
Mighty Sparrow Only A Fool Breaks His Own Heart
J.S. Ondara American Dream
Foals Exits
Mabel Don't Call Me Up
Marquez Martin About 2 Die
Ibibio Sound Machine Tell Me (Doko Mien)
Lewis Capaldi Someone You Loved
dodie Monster
N‐Trance Set You Free
Kendrick Lamar Tints Feat (feat. Kendrick Lamar)
Tuesday 11th December 2018
Jamie Cullum
Anthony Joseph Take 5
10 / 13 Tracks
Jamie Takes 5 with musician, poet, novelist and lecturer Anthony Joseph.

Prince Scandalous
Charles Mingus Haitian Fight Song
Ella Fitzgerald That Old Black Magic
Grant Green Ain't It Funky Now
Bobby Hutcherson Slow Change
Lee Morgan Sweet Honey Bee
Abdominal Reflective Meditation Rhymes
Alec Duffy Every Day Is Christmas
Hot 8 Brass Band Love Will Tear Us Apart
Mighty Sparrow Carnival Woman
Anthony Joseph Sans Souci
Les Hommes Queen Fez
Melanie De Biasio I'm Gonna Leave You (The Cinematic Orchestra Remix)
Sunday 14th October 2018
Words and Music
Windrush: Some Kind of Homecoming
7 / 19 Tracks
Lenny Henry and Josette Simon explore the experience of the Windrush generation.

Trad. Deep River
Bob Marley Jammin'
Duke Ellington Black and Tan Fantasy
Gustav Holst I Vow To Thee My Country
Linton Kwesi Johnson Di Great Insohreckshan
Eric Coates Calling All Workers
Lord Kitchener If You're Not White You're Black
Ludwig van Beethoven Egmont Overture Op.84
György Ligeti L'escalier du diable (Etudes, Book 2)
Mighty Sparrow Carnival Woman
John Adams Son of Chamber Symphony: 3rd movement
Samuel Coleridge-Taylor Clarinet Quintet in F sharp minor Op.10: 2nd movement, Larghetto affetuoso
George Frideric Handel Eternal source of light divine (Birthday Ode for Queen Anne)
Maurice Ravel String Quartet in F major: 2nd movement, Assez vif – très rythmé
Errollyn Wallen In Earth
The London Gospel Community Choir Oh Happy Day
Edward Elgar Pomp and Circumstance March No.1 in D major (Op.39)
Steve Cropper, Donald Dunn, Al Jackson, Jr., Booker T. Jones Soul Limbo
Cy Grant King Cricket
Sunday 28th August 2016
Island Sounds
12 / 16 Tracks
Gemma Cairney explores the new sounds of the Caribbean.

Olatunji Oh Yay
Kassav' Kassav
Mighty Sparrow Soca Man
Cortijo y su Combo el bombon de elena
Nikita Bun It Up
Jus Now Alone
Jus Now Laventille
King Selewa & his Calypsonians Calypso Invasion
Vybz Kartel Pon De Floor (feat. Vybz Kartel)
Bunji Garlin differentology
Kassav' Banzawa
Gwakasonne Algerie 62
Stiffy Can't Find She
Kassav' Lague Moin
Rakesh Yankarran & Ravi Double Trouble
Grynner Fire In De Wave
Wednesday 24th August 2016
Radcliffe and Maconie
Marc Almond
20 / 29 Tracks
Mark Radcliffe and Stuart Maconie are joined by singer-songwriter Marc Almond.

DJ Shadow The Sideshow
Charles Bradley You Think I Don't Know (But I Know)
Ryley Walker I Will Ask You Twice
Peter Gordon Begin
Mighty Sparrow Wood in the Fire
Marc and the Mambas Big Louise
La Roux Bulletproof
Bob Dylan I Want You
Franz Ferdinand Matinee
Bryan Ferry The In Crowd
Desmond Dekker 007 (Shanty Town)
Captain Beefheart Ice Cream For Crow
Deep Purple Smoke on the Water
Shirley Ellis The Name Game
The Seeds Pushing Too Hard
Soft Cell Loving You, Hating Me
Teleman Steam Train Girl
Wild Beasts Big Cat
PJ Harvey 50Ft. Queenie
Slow Club In Waves
King Creosote Wake Up To This
Car Seat Headrest Destroyed By Hippie Powers
The Luther Ingram Orchestra Exus Trek
Radiohead Identikit
Fox S-s-s Single Bed
Roots Manuva On A High
Hope Sandoval The Spoils
Bon Iver 22 (Over Soon)
Kasabian Eez-eh
Sunday 14th August 2016
Jarvis Cocker's Sunday Service
J Willgoose Esq sits in
25 / 33 Tracks
J Willgoose Esq sits in for Jarvis Cocker and presents the Sunday Service.

Chet Atkins Windy & Warm
Mighty Sparrow Mas In Caracas
El Fata Dancehall Girls
Anton Karas The Third Man (The Harry Lime Them)
Harry Belafonte Go Down Emanuel Road
The Delmore Brothers Going Back to the Blue Ridge Mountains
Bobby Ellis Ska Baby
The Rasta Family Mystic Memories
Miguel Angel Fuster Dame De Comer
Young Growler V For Victory
Harry Belafonte Look Over Yonder
Tommy McCook Yard Broom
The Police Message In A Bottle
Tennessee Ernie Ford Sixteen Tons
Santo & Johnny Sleepwalk
Booker T. & The MG’s Soul Limbo
Professor Longhair Go To The Mardi Gras
Elvis Presley Guitar Man
Doc Watson Down In The Valley To Pray
The Specials Ghost Town
Derrick Harriott The Loser
Byron Lee & The Dragonaires Give Me Soca
Lord Kitchener Sweet Jamaica
Dave & Ansel Collins Double Barrel
Harry Belafonte Jump In The Line (Shake, Senora)
Shankar Jaikishan Title Theme From Bombay Talkie
Computer Paul World Talk
Joséphine Baker Don't Touch Me Tomato
The Heptones I'm Your Man
Prince Buster’s All Stars My Happiness
Gwigwi Mrebi Nyusamkhaya
Reggie Msomi's Hollywood Jazz Band Midnight Ska
Harry Belafonte Banana Boat Song (Day-O)
Saturday 6th February 2016
Dermot O'Leary
Foals, Pete Yorn and Ray Mears
28 / 31 Tracks
Dermot hosts sessions from Foals and US rocker Pete Yorn, plus survival expert Ray Mears.

The White Buffalo & The Forest Rangers Come Join the Murder (From Sons of Anarchy)
Matt Corby Knife Edge
Newton Faulkner Up Up And Away
Ellie Goulding Army
Florence + the Machine What The Water Gave Me
Foals Mountain At My Gates
Birdy Keeping Your Head Up
Dawes Things Happen
Elton John Mona Lisas And Mad Hatters
The Jam Start
Foals London Thunder
The Rolling Stones Jumping Jack Flash
Badly Drawn Boy Silent Sigh
Frank Sinatra My Funny Valentine
Big Scary Organism
The Undertones My Perfect Cousin
KT Tunstall Suddenly I See
The Stranglers Strange Little Girl
The Smiths Ask
Oasis The Masterplan
World Party Is It Like Today?
The Charlatans Jesus Hairdo
Spiritualized Come Together
Mighty Sparrow Stella
Steve Mason Planet Sizes
Yeasayer I Am Chemistry
The Maccabees Something Like Happiness
The Villagers Where Are We Now (Saturday Session Archive)
Elton John Blue Wonder
Wentworth Hands Like Stone
Friday 26th December 2014
World on 3
Commonwealth Connections Highlights
7 / 33 Tracks
Mary Ann Kennedy present highlights from World on 3's Commonwealth Connections series.

The Jolly Boys Riders On The Storm
Bholoja Indzawo Yami
Mighty Sparrow Dan is the man (in the van)
Madosini Uthando Luphelile
Eddy Okonta Sweet Sherry
Madosini Modokali I
Madosini Nomatshawe
Ayub Ogada Ondiek (hyena)
Madosini The train to Cape Town
Ayub OGADA nyatiti & voice Dala (home)
The Jolly Boys Trainline
The Mighty Gabby Boots
Busoga Gourd Trumpets Give him what she requests....Trumpets
Putri Norizah Sebarkan ke Seantero dunia
The Mighty Gabby Bridgeton
Busoga Xylophone Group Who Will Advise those people
Rubin Zahra Tal-Hammarun
The San families resident at Zelda Game Farm Healing/Ostrich Dance
Chris Brown Junkanoo
Sophie Nzayisenga Ikigwite
The San families resident at Zelda Game Farm Working song - Berry Dance
Christina Smith Tickle Cove Pond
Sophie Nzayisenga Inyambo
Waurana Pan Pipe Ensemble Aarana (Wild Duck Song)
Sophie Nzayisenga Nyirangeri
Waurana Pan Pipe Ensemble Paepae Au (Digging Swamp Tharo)
Latroupe Nasyonal Sesel Seychelles Carnival
Telek West Papua (Merdeka Mix) feat. Ngaiire
Adrian Burragubba Story of the Rainbow Serpent
Western Samoan Teachers' Training College Lota Nu'u Moni (My True Land)
Thau Yong Amateur Musical Association Little Peach Red
Ali Azmat Jazba-e-Junoon, to himmat na haar
Thau Yong Amateur Musical Association Pipa Verse
Sunday 13th July 2014
Iggy Pop
South of the Border
19 / 23 Tracks
The 'godfather of punk', Iggy Pop returns to 6 Music.

Buena Vista Social Club Chan Chan
Red Hot Chili Peppers Havana Affair
El Komander Toquezones de Cannabis
John Holt Police In Helicopter
Carlinhos Brown Carlito Marron
Bebel Gilberto So Nice Summer Samba
Buena Vista Social Club El Carretero
Barrington Levy Murderer
Bosnian Rainbows Turtle Neck
Susana Baca Maria Lando
Gregory Isaacs Babylon Too Rough
Les Loups Noirs Pile Ou Face
stor Piazzolla Milonga Del Angel
Harmonia do Samba Samba Merengue
Max Romeo Chase The Devil
Tito Puente Oye Como Va
Farmer Nappy Big People Party
Mighty Sparrow Lying Excuses
La Sonora Dinamita Cumbia Del Sida
Bebel Gilberto Samba De Bancao
Jacuzzi Boys The Countess
Carlinhos Brown Samba Da Bahia
Ziggy Rankin' Miserable Life
Friday 13th June 2014
Steve Lamacq
Football Anthems World Cup: Final
33 / 35 Tracks
Footballers Dion Dublin and Graeme Le Saux host the Football Anthems World Cup.

Foo Fighters Everlong
Florence + the Machine Never Let Me Go
Creedence Clearwater Revival Bad Moon Rising
The Wailers Jamming
The Avalanches Frontier Psychiatrist
Thin Lizzy Jailbreak
The Pogues If I Should Fall From Grace With God
The Stooges I Wanna Be Your Dog
Felix da Housecat Silver Screen Shower Scene
Doves Pounding
Air Sexy Boy
Orbital The Box
The Smiths Barbarism Begins At Home
The Districts Rocking Chair
Royal Blood Come On Over
New Order World In Motion
Strand of Oaks Goshen '97
Stephen Malkmus Chartjunk
Brakes Jackson
Screamin' Jay Hawkins I Put A Spell On You
Public Enemy Give It Up
Johnny Cash Mean Eyed Cat
Mudhoney Touch Me I'm Sick
Hank C. Burnette Spinning Rock Boogie
De La Soul Magic Number
Sultans of Ping F.C. Give Him A Ball (And A Yard Of Grass)
Carl Perkins Put Your Cat Clothes On
David Byrne Good and Evil
Collapsed Lung Eat My Goal
Mighty Sparrow Mr Walker
Glass Animals Pools
Klaxons Show Me A Miracle
Bob Mould I Don't Know You Anymore
Catfish and the Bottlemen Fallout
J.D. Martin By Yourself
Friday 25th April 2014
World on 3
The Gloaming in Session, Commonwealth Connections 12
6 / 8 Tracks
Mary Ann Kennedy with a session from The Gloaming and Part 12 of Commonwealth Connections.

The Gloaming Song 44
The Gloaming The Sailor's Bonnet
Susheela Raman Sharabi
The Gloaming Saoirse (Freedom)
Nelson Y Sus Estrellas Aguardiente Y Pollo
Rumba Caliente Papa Fue
The Gloaming Alistrum's March + The Girl Who Broke My Heart
Mighty Sparrow Dan is the Man in the Van by The Mighty Sparrow
Wednesday 15th August 2012
Late Junction
Wednesday - Verity Sharp
3 / 13 Tracks
Verity Sharp presents music from Snooks Eaglin, John Surman, Tzimon Barto and Tcheka.

Ryan Teague Teague: Summary of the Article
Kate & Anna McGarrigle McGarrigle: Blues in D
Rachel Newton Newton: Soundboards and Sockets
Hedy West Trad: The Cruel Mother
John Surman Surman: Sailing Westwards
John Wright Trad: The Shaskeen Reel
Mighty Sparrow Francisco: Slave
Ricercar Consort William Byrd: Fantasia
Snooks Eaglin Trad: Saint James Infirmary
A. L. Lloyd Trad: The Two Magicians
Tcheka Tcheka: Pexim Pexom
Armonico Consort Parsons: Ave Maria
The Happy Couple Goodman / Ross: Rabbits at Two
Friday 8th June 2012
Tom Ravenscroft
15 / 43 Tracks
Featuring a 20-minute mix from Gang Colours and another classic year in Tom Capsule.

Kanye West Drive Slow
Kindness Anyone Can Fall In Love
Laibach Take Me to Heaven
Marissa Nadler Christine
Chet Faker Love & Feeling
Tonstartssbandht Hymn Eola
Mensch Kraut Ever
Tropic of Cancer The One Left
Dennis Brown & Prince Mohammed Money In My Pocket
The Memories Cowboys Don't Get High
Serious Drinking Hangover
House Shoes No More Mr. Nice Guy
Mile Me Deaf You're A Walking Maze
Hooded Fang Jubb
Oh No The Escape (Interlude)
Cold Showers Double Life
Skinnyman Council Estate State of Mind
Kandodo Yamadharma
Crewdson Sandstone
Sofa Club Danny Boy
Oceania Postable
Daryl Waller Call of Duty
Solo Andata Together Apart
kid606 Dark Archipelago
Oddisee Do It All
The Grubby Mitts Standard
Ergo Phizmiz It's A Sin
Phon.o Yudasi
Fantastic Mr. Fox San`en (feat. Alby Daniels)
Tomas Barfod Till We Die (feat. Nina Kinert)
Las Robertas Dissected Affair
Plaster Udis
Gang Colours Anniversary
Lord Rhaburn Boogaloo A La Chuck
Plateaus Messing Around
Greenwood Sharps Motion Forward
Running Kalehead
Henry & Louis Feat. Prince Green LoveLike (Pinch Remix)
Uma Drop Your Soul (feat. Silver Apples)
Martyn Red Dancers
Christian Loffler Blind
Shonen Knife Psychedelic Life
Mighty Sparrow Zinah (Feat. Ed Watson & Sparrow's Troubadour)
Friday 3rd February 2012
Tom Ravenscroft
16 / 34 Tracks
Tom presents a 20-minute guest mix from west coast surf rock four-piece Two Wounded Birds.

Youth Lagoon Posters
Sharon Van Etten Give Out
Real Estate Dumb Luck
Kevin Ayers Stranger In Blue Suede Shoes
Dirty Three Sometimes I Forget You've Gone
Do Make Say Think A Tender History In Rust
Grouper Wind Return
The Bats Mad On You
All the Saints Half Red, Half Way
Charley Patton Tom Rushen Blues
Terry Malts I Do
Fair Ohs Salt Flats
Niobe Good Old Owl
Gods and Monsters Autobahn
Sartain, Dan Indian Massacre
Gonjasufi The Blame
Benjamin Damage & Doc Daneeka Battleships feat. Abigail Wyles
Shamefaced Earthquake
Iain M Hale Full Colour
Coki Celestial Dub
Soko People Always Look Better In the Sun
Liam the Younger An Easy Place Pt.1
Liam the Younger An Easy Place Pt.2
The Band In Heaven If You Only
Doom & Thom Yorke/ Johnny Greenwood Retarded Friend
Liam the Younger An Easy Place Pt.3
EMA Endless Nameless
Mighty Sparrow Ten to One Is Murder (feat. Frankie Francis and His Orchestra)
The Haxan Cloak In Memoriam
Tiny Ruins Priest With Balloons
Gauntlet Hair Keep Time (Pressed And Remix)
Unsane Ha Ha Ha
Alvarius B Mussolini?s Exit
Sebastian Rochford, Ranjana Ghatak & Gina Loring Love A Sacred Path
Friday 27th January 2012
Tom Ravenscroft
18 / 36 Tracks
Featuring a 20-minute guest mix, listener charity shop finds and the 'Creature Feature'.

Youth Lagoon Posters
Sharon Van Etten Give Out
Prinzhorn Dance School I Want You
Grouper Soul Eraser
Leila forasmuch
Burning Star Core Mezzo Forte
My Robot Friend Swallow
Divorce Amuse Bouche
Hooded Fang Clap
Paper Dollhouse Ice Storm
Frankie Jones Pretty Woman
Two Wounded Birds Midnight Wave
Gonjasufi The Blame
Heavy Hawaii Super Bowl XXIX
Pessimist Syncopation
Ether M Rian
Fair Ohs Salt Flats
A Place to Bury Strangers Onwards To The Wall
Alvarius B Mussolini?s Exit
Gentleman Jesse I'm A Mess
Neverever Bunker Spreckles
Budgie In For The Kill
Orphan101 Brenn
Coki Celestial Dub
Dub One Wray
Laxx Transmission
Sebastian Rochford, Ranjana Ghatak & Gina Loring Love A Sacred Path
Liam the Younger An Easy Place Pt.1
Teledrome Replacements
Francis Burr I Say No, No More
Mark Fell Occultation Of Razor Simple Acid Pause (Version With LFO To Cutoff)
10 20 Reel
The Band In Heaven If You Only
Mighty Sparrow Zinah feat. Ed Watson and Sparrow's Troubadours
Tiny Ruins You've Got The Kind Of Nerve I Like
Gauntlet Hair Minimal Armageddon
Wednesday 9th November 2011
Gilles Peterson
11 / 36 Tracks
Joining the musical dots - soul, hip-hop, house, Afro, Latin, dubstep, jazz and beyond.

The Roots Make My
Django Django Waveforms
DJ Shadow Sad And Lonely
Onra A New Dynasty
Shabazz Palaces Endeavors For Never (The Last Time We Spoke You Said You Were Not Here)
Plearn Promdan Wan Maha Sanook
Mind Fair Mind Fair
JonWayne Immobile
Willie Burns Another Night
Mighty Sparrow Bongo
Ye Mighty Fuse
Anthony Joseph and The Spasm Band Damballah
Willie Hutch Brother's Gonna Work It Out (Kon Edit)
Anthony Joseph and The Spasm Band Generation
East of Underground Smiling Faces Sometimes
Restless Soul Fun Band Taking Over Me
Anthony Joseph and The Spasm Band Griot
Robert Glasper Experiment Feat King Move Love
Anthony Joseph and The Spasm Band Hummingbird
Lana Del Rey Videogames (Joy Orbison Remix)
Rough Field The Harbour Wall
Anthony Joseph and The Spasm Band Started As A Dancer
Leon Ware Orchards For The Sun
Roy Brookes & The Improvisational Sphere Basketball
Anthony Joseph and The Spasm Band Tanty Lynn
Liz Green Ostrich Song
Bixiga 70 Desengano De Vista
Lord Echo Long Time No See
Stee Downes I Want You In My Soul
Charles Earland Coming To You Live
Teedra Moses Get Free
Dexter Zamba
Amy Winehouse & Nas Like Smoke
Dimlite You Very Rich Believer
Nat Birchell Ancient World
AmyWinehouse feat Nas Like Smoke
Saturday 5th February 2011
Jo Good
37 / 42 Tracks
Words and records for the weekend, plus a sporting preview and a trip to a music emporium.

Blondie One Way Or Another
Supergrass Alright
The Beatles Glass Onion
Sleigh Bells Riot Rhythm
Friendly Fires Jump In The Pool
Band of Horses Dilly
David Bowie Five Years
The Rolling Stones Tumbling Dice
R.E.M. Mine Smell Like Honey
Arcade Fire City With No Children
Noah and the Whale L.I.F.E.G.O.E.S.O.N.
Low Try To Sleep
Elbow Neat Little Rows
Wreckless Eric Whole Wide World
Lamb Strong The Root
J Mascis Not Enough
The Association Windy
Kurtis Blow The Breaks
The Byrds Christian Life
Richard Ashcroft Music Is Power
Gruff Rhys Sensations In The Dark
Joan as Police Woman The Magic
Suede She'S In Fashion
Wolf People Silbury Sands
The Stranglers Strange Little Girl
John Barry This Way Mary
The Low Anthem Apothecary Love
Edwyn Collins In Your Eyes
The Blow Monkeys Digging Your Scene
Beat Connection Silver Screen
Villagers Becoming A Jackal
Catatonia You'Ve Got A Lot To Answer For
The Lightning Seeds Pure
Fists Ascending
The Mystics Hushabye
Sly & The Family Stone Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Again)
T. Rex 20 Th. Century Boy
The National Blood Buzz Ohio
Lancelot Link & The Evolution Revolution Yummy Love
The Banana Splits Doin' The Banana Split
Mighty Sparrow Dat Soca Boal
The Duke Spirit Everybody's Under Your Spell - 6 Music session 02/02/2011
Saturday 13th November 2010
Mark Lamarr
24 / 42 Tracks
A melting pot of music where garage and hip hop mix with country, gospel and reggae.

Daniel Norgren Who's Knocking
My Life Story 12 Reasons Why
Beastie Boys Body Movin' (Fatboy Slim Remix)
Mighty Sparrow Jack Palance
Toots & The Maytals It Must Be True Love
Daniel Norgren Mean Old Devil Got On
The Qualitons C'mon Baby Get Heavy With Me
Daniel Norgren Blind
Daniel Norgren Though It Aches
Mr. Lucky and the Gamblers Take A Look At Me
Slim Smith This Feeling
Z Z Hill What More
Andre Williams Jail Bait
Big Mama Thornton I Smell A Rat
Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys Pray For The Lights To Go Out
The Allen Brothers Drunk & Nutty Blues
Drexall Singers Jesus Said Live Holy
Flying Clouds of Detroit When They Ring Those Golden Bells
Soul Satisfiers Of Philadelphia I'm His And He's Mine
Mahotella Queens Igula Lamasi
Speedometer Draggin Me Down (Featuring Martha High)
Wayne Cochran Do You Like The Sound Of The Music?
Spiritual Vive I'll Carry My Burden
Boxcar Preachers Please See Me
Wayne Cochran Going Back To Miami
The Action Hey Sha-Lo-Ney
Wayne Cochran No Rest For The Wicked
The Action I'll Keep Holding On
Wayne Cochran Sittin' In A World Of Snow
Prince Fatty Featuring Winston Francis Ain't Got Timefeaturing Winston Francis
Wayne Cochran Some-A Your Sweet Love
Rev. Crum & The Mighty Golden Keys Do You Know Me Thomas
THE BLUE HEARTS Girl For The End Of The World
Wayne Cochran Somebody's Been Cutting In On My Groove
Rev. R.A. Daniels & His Mighty Golden Keys I'm a Soldier
The Del Rio Ramblers Railroad Daddy
Robert Wyatt What A Wonderful World
The Mummers Fade Away (The Time & Space Machine Mix)
Ruth Brown Mama He Treats Your Duaghter Mean
Jim Black Sky Blue
The Superbs Baby Baby All The Time
Little George Sueref Finger Lickin