Sound Tracks: Music Without Borders

 
  

Meklit Hadero Performs "Leaving Soon"

Once upon a time in the music industry, when an artist released a new album, the promo guys would always ask, "What's the single?" For Meklit Hadero's CD, "On a Day Like This," we have a quick answer: "Leaving Soon." It's irresistible. This intimate performance at the Red Poppy Art House in San Francisco features Darren Johnston on trumpet. Serene Fang directed our nighttime shoot.
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putin girlsPRI's The World host Marco Werman and the Sound Tracks reporting team travel deep into the heart of international music. They trace the legend of Afrobeat creator and superstar Fela Kuti; examine the raging popularity of Vladimir Putin’s sexy propaganda song; find out if music can help the creators of Borat make amends with the insulted people of Kazakhstan; and capture the mood of a cozy Portuguese bar with diva Mariza. With stirring performances and soulful interviews, Music Without Borders journeys across the globe on waves of incredible sound.

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