Radio 3 Awards For World Music

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20050306

The sounds of planet earth, celebrated in this concert featuring performances from winners in seven of the categories of this year's Awards. Lucy Duran introduces the Poll Winners' Concert, held yesterday at The Sage Gateshead, hosted by Eliza Carthy and Benjamin Zephaniah.

Africa

Tinariwen (Mali): The sounds of the Sahara Desert

Asia Pacific

Kaushiki Chakrabarty (India): A new voice in Indian classical music

Americas

Lhasa (Canada): A former circus singer who mixes her Latin and European roots

Europe

Amparanoia (Spain): The eclectic sound of modern Spain

Boundary Crossing

Bebo and Cigala (Cuba and Spain): Flamenco vocals meets Cuban piano Newcomer: Chango Spasiuk (Argentina) Accordion virtuoso playing the furious style called chamamé

Middle East and North Africa

Khaled (Algeria): The King of Rai

20050306

The sounds of planet earth, celebrated in this concert featuring performances from winners in seven of the categories of this year's Awards.

Lucy Duran introduces the Poll Winners' Concert, held yesterday at The Sage Gateshead, hosted by Eliza Carthy and Benjamin Zephaniah.

Africa

Tinariwen (Mali): The sounds of the Sahara Desert

Asia Pacific

Kaushiki Chakrabarty (India): A new voice in Indian classical music

Americas

Lhasa (Canada): A former circus singer who mixes her Latin and European roots

Europe

Amparanoia (Spain): The eclectic sound of modern Spain

Boundary Crossing

Bebo and Cigala (Cuba and Spain): Flamenco vocals meets Cuban piano Newcomer: Chango Spasiuk (Argentina) Accordion virtuoso playing the furious style called chamamé

Middle East and North Africa

Khaled (Algeria): The King of Rai.