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Kate Bush Reveals Favorite World Music Tracks
Published January 4, 2006

Ali Farka Toure, Donal Lunny, Eberhard Weber and Rolf Harris all feature in her eclectic list.

Singer Kate Bush, whose recent release Aerial is her first in 12 years, recently told British music journalist Simon Broughton her favorite world music tracks. Several of the artists are people Bush has collaborated with. THe tracks are:

'Salegy Gasikara' by Justin Vali
'Bonde' by Ali Farka Touré and Ry Cooder
Mná Na hÉireann sung by Ceoltóirí Chualann and Seán Ó
'Snoshti Sem Minal, Kuzum Elenke' (I passed by last night, Elenke) by Trio Bulgarka
'Sun Arise' by Rolf Harris
'Bird out of Cage' by Eberhard Weber
'Tolka Polka' by Donal Lunny
'Habbaytak Bessayf' sung by Fairuz
'Port Na bPucai' by Davy Spillane and Kevin Glackin
'Kimiad' by Alan Stivell