Shlomo Spotify Playlist

“For me, Africa Express is a dream come true. I love to collaborate and improvise and I never dreamt that I’d be up onstage with some of these artists”

Some tunes Shlo heard aboard the Africa Express:

Shlomos Spotify Playlist

  1. Sbtrkt – Wildfire (feat. Little Dragon)
  2. The Boxettes – Free
  3. A Filetta – U Sipolcru
  4. Rokia Traoré – Zen
  5. Dengue Fever – Ethanopium
  6. Baaba Maal – Dunya Salam
  7. Rodrigo y Gabriela – Hanuman
  8. Horace Andy – Money Money
  9. Salif Keita – Madan
  10. Tony Allen – What’s Your Fashion
  11. Oumou Sangare – Iyo Djeli
  12. Jamie Woon – Spirits
  13. Deadmau5 – Raise Your Weapon (Noisia Remix)
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