Some archive (>10 years old) programs are not reachable through the search engine. They can be found at Your support is essential if the service is to continue, there are bandwidth bills to pay every month and failing disk drives to replace. Volunteers do the work, but disk drives and bandwidth are not free. Click on this bar to contribute, even a dollar helps.
Program Information
 The Motherland Influence 
 DJ Daudi
 Motherland Influence  
 For non-profit use only.
 No Advisories - program content screened and verified.
African, Latin & Caribbean music.
WRIR 97.3 FM Richmond VA USA
1)Mose “Fan Fan” Sesengo & l’Orchestre Somo Somo (RDCongo)
Hello Hello (program theme song)
Hello Hello
Stern’s Africa

2)Jupiter & Okwess International (RDCongo/Germany)
Hotel Univers
Outhere Records

3)N’Gondele (Gabon)
Electric Records

4)Musi O Tunya (Zambia)
Wings of Africa
Sapra Ltd.

5)Jo Tongo (Cameroon)
It’s the D Day
African Funk Experimentals (1968-1981 + 2017)
Africa Seven

6)Hafusa & Slim Ali (Kenya)
Sina Raha
Kenya Special (Selected East African Recordings from the 1970s & ‘80s)
SoundWay Records

7)Philip Cohran & The Artistic Heritage Ensemble (R. South Africa)
Ouelele: Another Collection of Modern Afro-Rythms
Comet Records

8)Jimi Solanke (Nigeria/USA)
America Has Got Magic
America Has Got Magic

9)Bunzu Soundz (Ghana)
Volta Suite
Bunzu Soundz
Makossa International

10)Abdoulaye Cisse (Burkina Faso)
Bambara Mystic Soul (The Raw Sound of Burkina Faso 1974-1979)
Analog Africa

11)Jose Casimiro (Cabo Verde)
Morti Sta Bidjau
Space Echo: The Mystery Behind the Cosmic Sound of Cabo Verde Finally Revealed)
Analog Africa

12)Nelda Pina y la BOA (Colombia)
Nelda Pina y la BOA

13)Flavia Coelho (Brazil)
Fora da Lei
Mundo Meu
Mr Bongo

14)Novalima (Peru)
Mr Bongo

15)Yerba Buena (USA)
La Gringa
President Alien
Razor & Tie

16)Manu Dibango (Cameroon)
Big Blow / Abele Mood
Mboa’ Su Kamer feeling

17)Fela Anikulapo Kuti & Afrika 70 (Nigeria)
Up Side Down
Up Side Down
Afrodisia Records

18) Verckys et l’Orchestre VEVE (DRCongo)
Talali Talala
Congolese Funk, Afrobeat & Psychedelic Rumba 1969-1978
Analog Africa

19)Celestine Ukwu & his Philosophers National (Nigeria)
Elege Ejina Uwa Nya Isi
Celestine Ukwu & his Philosophers National
Premier Records

  Download Program Podcast
01:59:48 English
  View Script
MI 10-08-17 A  01:02:17  128Kbps mp3
(58MB) Stereo
44 Download File...
MI 10-08-17 B  00:57:31  128Kbps mp3
(54MB) Stereo
41 Download File...