On air
  • RFI English Live
  • RFI French Live

World music matters rss itunes

World Music Matters logo

Paris is a hub for musicians from all over the world. Our weekly show is a forum for sharing that music, and exploring its emotional impact. World Music Matters is hosted by RFI's Alison Hird.


Lemma brings women artists from the Algerian desert to the stage

Kenyan singer JS Ondara keeps the American dream alive

Serpentist Michel Godard meets Alim Qasimov: spellbinding

Sarah Lenka sings legacy of African-American women's blues

Omo Bello: the Nigerian soprano's star is rising in France