Anastasia Tsioulcas http://wcbe.org en First Listen: Seun Kuti & Egypt 80, 'A Long Way To The Beginning' http://wcbe.org/post/first-listen-seun-kuti-egypt-80-long-way-beginning Here's the starting point for the story of Seun Kuti: He's the youngest son of Afrobeat pioneer <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/99085139/fela-kuti" target="_blank">Fela Kuti</a>. Thu, 22 May 2014 19:58:06 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 56493 at http://wcbe.org First Listen: Seun Kuti & Egypt 80, 'A Long Way To The Beginning' Guess Who's Singing The National Anthem At The Super Bowl? http://wcbe.org/post/guess-whos-singing-national-anthem-super-bowl She's probably not among your first, or second, or 10th, or 20th-round guesses, but the NFL <a href="http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap2000000316164/article/renee-fleming-to-sing-national-anthem-at-super-bowl-xlviii" target="_blank">just announced</a> that American soprano <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15656760/renee-fleming" target="_blank">Renee Fleming</a> will sing the national anthem at Super Bowl XLVIII on Feb. 2.<p>Fleming is the first-ever opera singer to be given the honor. Tue, 21 Jan 2014 20:15:00 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 49853 at http://wcbe.org Guess Who's Singing The National Anthem At The Super Bowl? First Listen: Rokia Traoré, 'Beautiful Africa' http://wcbe.org/post/first-listen-rokia-traor-beautiful-africa Singer, songwriter and guitarist <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/14995698/rokia-traore">Rokia Traoré</a> has always been a sophisticate. She grew up as the daughter of a diplomat who was posted in the U.S., Europe and the Middle East. Mon, 16 Sep 2013 23:04:15 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 43226 at http://wcbe.org First Listen: Rokia Traoré, 'Beautiful Africa' Reunited After 50 Years, An Algerian Buena Vista Social Club Makes Its U.S. Debut http://wcbe.org/post/reunited-after-50-years-algerian-buena-vista-social-club-makes-its-us-debut <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-RVN1ZvHZCk</p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 06:03:00 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 40866 at http://wcbe.org Reunited After 50 Years, An Algerian Buena Vista Social Club Makes Its U.S. Debut