Benji B

BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 06 13

“Hip hop, dubstep and broken beats, all with a soulful twist.”
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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 06 13 [Hotfile download]

Tracklist:
Breakage – Hard (feat. Newham Generals & David Rodigan) [Digital Soundboy]
Mala – Lean Forward [DMZ]
Kromestar – Surgery [Deep Medi]
Benga – Unknown [White Label]
James Blake – Cmyk [R&S]
Terror Danjah – Menace [Planet Mu]
Deadboy – If U Want Me [Numbers]
Ramadanman – Work Dem [Swamp 81]
Hi-Tek – How Does It Make You Feel [Warp]
Kode9 – You Don’t Wash (Dub) [K7]
Liquid Liquid – Bell Head [99 Records]
Maddslinky – Lost on Tenori Street [Dubplate]
DVA – Natty [Hyperdub]
Donae’o – I’m Fly [Myish/Zephron]
Casablanca – MZO Bullet [CDR]
Eltonnick – Simple Twist [Bainaar]
Ross 154 – Until My Heart Stops [MOS]
Ibhithi – Ibhithi 7 [Pollinate]
Daryl Cura – Waiting Room [Eargasmic]
Ill Blu – Dragon Pop [Hyperdub Promo]
Steve Spacek – The Sun [Dubplate]
Dego – Monday Morning Blues [Dubplate]
Silhouette Brown – Strawberries & Vinegar (feat. Lady Alma) (VIP Dub) [2000 Black Records]
Actress – Maze (Extended Version) [Honest Johns recordings]
Lorn – Cherry Moon [Brainfeeder]
B Bravo – Computer Love [CDR]
Reggie B & Miles Bonny – Grey Noise [CDR]
Jay Electronica – Exhibit A [Decon]
Eric L – Musical Addiction [Soularp]
Me’Shell NdegéOcello – White Girl [Downtown]
Kromestar & Jay 5 – Wishful thinking [Dubplate]
Erykah Badu – Incense [Universal/Motown]
Maxxi & Zeus – The Cell [International Feel]
Cedric Im Brooks – Sound [Saba]
Locussolus – Little Boots [International Feel]
Ben Sidran – Putting In Time On Planet Earth [Blue Thumb]
Lonnie Liston Smith – Lady [RCA]

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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 06 06

“Hip hop, dubstep and broken beats, all with a soulful twist.”
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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 06 06 [Hotfile download]

Tracklist:
Big Boi – General Patton [Def Jam]
Mark Ronson – Bang Bang Bang (feat. Q Tip & MNDR) [Allido/Columbia Records]
Black Sheep – Birds Of A Feather (feat. Q-Tip, Dave & Mike Gee) [White]
J Dilla – Bars & Twists [Stone’s Throw]
Reflection Eternal – Ballad Of Black Gold [CDR]
The Roots – Doin’ It Again (feat. John Legend) [Def Jam]
Dwele – I Wish [e1]
Nottz – Cars [Raw Koncept]
Gil Scott-Heron/Mos Def – New York Is Killing Me [XL Recordings]
Actress – Linear Tae [Werk Discs]
Hounds Of Hate – Purple Stuff [CDR]
Steve Spacek – The Sun [Dubplate]
Dego – Monday Morning Blues [CDR]
Ibhithi – Ibhithi 9 [Pollinate]
Erykah Badu – 20 Feet Tall (Yoruba Soul Rmx) [White]
Shiny Objects – Black Spaces [CDR]
Martyn – Miniluv [Ostgut Ton]
Error – Dirty Sky [Muenchen]
Simbad – Soul Fever (Remix) [Raw Fusion]
Phil Asher – Someone [Restless Soul]
Langenburg – Times (Manuel Tur’s Ground Glass Reflex) [Mild Pitch]
Blawan – Iddy [Hessle Audio]
Deadboy – If U Want Me [Numbers]
Ramadanman – Glut [Hemlock]
D Double E – Streetfighter Riddim [White]
Ciara – Ride (Instrumental) [LaFace]
Joe – Claptrap [Hessle Audio]
James Blake – Cmyk [R&S]
Lorn – Cherry Moon [Brainfeeder]
JSBL – Parental Square ‘79 (Crackazat remix) [Affine Records]
Quest – Smooth Skin [Deep Medhi]
Maxxi And Zeus – The Cell [International Feel]
Soul Litchfield – Mr Whites [Five Six Media]
Isaac Aesili – Mists [CDR]
J-Rocc – Don’t Look Back [Stone’s Throw]
N.E.R.D. – Hot N Fun (Instrumental) [Star Trak]
Harmonic 313 – Lion [Dubplate]

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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 05 30 Idris Elba Takeover

“Hip hop, dubstep and broken beats, all with a soulful twist. Actor Idris Elba joins Benji to select some classic tracks.”
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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 05 30 Idris Elba Takeover [Filesonic download]

Tracklist:
Madslinky ft Omar – Special [Tru Thoughts]
Erykah Badu – 20 ft Tall (Yoruba Soul Rmx) [White]
Myron – We Can Get Down (Groove Chronicles Rmx) [White]
Roska – Tomorrow Is Today [Rinse]
Peven Everett – Take Away My Sunshine [Unified]
Billy Ocean – Nights (Feel Like Getting Down) [GTO Records]
Dam-Funk – Beauty Slap (The Kings Theme) [CDR]
Onra ft Walter Mecca – To The Beat [All City]
M’tume – Juicy (Waajeed Edit) [Epic]
Toto – Georgy Porgy [Columbia]
Mary Jane Girls – All Night Long [Gordy]
Don Blackman – Holding You Loving You [Arista]
Willie “Beaver” Hale – Groove On [TK Records/Cat]
BdP – The Bridge is Over [Jive]
Chaka Khan – I Feel For You [Warner]
SWV – Right Here [RCA]
Lonyo – Summer of Love [Riverhouse]
Foster Sylvers – Whats It all About [Capitol]
Idris Elba – American Gangster [Universal]
Foxy – Mademoiselle [EMI]
Mica Paris – I Should Have Known Better [4th & Broadway/Island]
Miles Jaye – Lets Start Love Over [Island]
Luther Vandross – My Sensitivity (Gets In The Way) [Epic]
Thelma Houston – You Used To Hold Me So Tight [MCA]
Idris Elba – Please Be True [Hevlar Recordings]
Omar – There’s Nothing Like This [Talkin Loud]
Raphael Saadiq – Skyy Dub (Deviation edition) [Universal]

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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 05 23 Benji B’s Summer Mixtape

“Benji B spins tow hours of summer jams as the UK blazes in sizzlin temperatures feat big joints from Quincy Jones, Roy Ayres, Bob Marley justto a few and then from midnight Benji takes plays you’re request!”
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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 05 23 Benji B’s Summer Mixtape [Filesonic download]

Tracklist:
Jay –Z/Memphis Bleek – Dear Summer (Roc A Fella)
Estelle – Dear London (mixtape) ()
Mos Def- Sunshine (Geffen)
Jimmi Hendrix – Long Hot Summer Night (Barclay)
Roy Ayres – Liquid Love (BBE)
Quincy Jones – Summer In the City (A&M)
Reflections-She’s My Summer (Capitol)

DJ Harvey presents Locussolus – Little Boots (International Feel)
Bob Marley – Sun Is Shining (Tuff Gong)
Augustus Pablo – Jah Dread (Pablo International)
Lee Scratch Perry – City Too Hot (Trojan)
McNeal & Niles – Summer Time (Chocolate Industries)
N.E.R.D- Run To The Sun (Virgin)
Reggie B & Miles Bonny – My Sunshine (CDR)
Waajeed – Summer Vibes (CDR)
Raul Midon – Sunshine (Blue Note)
The Joneses – Summer Groove (Champagne Records)

NSM feat Leroy Burgess – Summer Time (CDR)
Dimension 6 – Living in the Sunshine (AME Remix) (Arision)
Arthur Russell – In The Light Of The Miracle (White)
Steve Spacek – The Sun (CDR)
Quest – Smooth Skin (Deep Medi White Label)
D’Angelo – Sunshine (EMI)
Booker T & The MG’s – Summer Time (Stax)
Herbie Hancock – Suntouch (CBS)

=Midnight Request Line=

Marvin Gaye-Falling In Loving Again (Motown)
Aloe Blacc-I Need A Dollar (Stones Throw)
J Rocc-Don’t Look Back (Do-Over)
Erykah Badu – 20 Feet Tall (Yoruba Soul remix) (CDR)
Son of Scientist feat Hedi Vigel – (Dutty Church Rinse mix) (Main Squeeze)
Iz & Diz – Mouth (Brad Peep’s Remix For Friends) (Classic)

Maddslinky feat Omar – Special (CDR)
Grace Jones-Love You To Life (Mala Remix) (Wall of Sound)
Harmonimix-Bills Bills Bills (White)
Flying Lotus-Camel (Warp)
Dim Lite-Can’t Get Used To Those (Now Again)
Krystal Klear-Tried For Your Love (CDR)
Cassablanca-Mzo Bullet (CDR)

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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 05 16

“New stuff from Reflection Eternal, J Rocc, Onra, Actress, James Blake & Benga!”
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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 05 16 [Hotfile download]

Tracklist:
Erykah Badu — 20 Feet Tall (Yoruba Soul Remix) – CDR
Peven Everett — Girl Of My Dreams – Tribe
Eltonnick — Simple Twist – CDR
Mr. Fingers — Amnesia – Trax
Ross 154 — Until My Heart Stops – MOS Recordings
I:Cube — Grandes Orgues – Versatile Records
T.O.M. Project — Renaissance – Sound Signature Recordings
Omar-S — Oasis #1 – FXHE
Jordan Fields — We Can Make It – Mo wax
Langenburg — Ground Glass (Manuel Tur Remix) – Mild Pitch
Altered Natives — Crop Duster – 3024
Mad Slinky — Spare Ribz (Mad Slinky 2010 Refix) – Dubplate
Ramadanman — Work Them – Swamp 81
Benga — My Band – Tempa White
Calibre — Tenopause – Deep Medi
James Blake — Cmyk – CDR
Actress — Purrple Splazsh – Honest Johns
Reggie B — She Knows – CDR
Janelle Monáe — Tightrope (feat. Big Boi) – Warner
Flying Lotus — Dance Of The Pseudo Nymph – Warp
House Shoes — The Look – All City
Soul Litchfield — Mr Whites – Five Six Media
Onra — Moving – All City
Letherette — In July Focus – Hotep
Hounds Of Hate — Tumble Down Slow – CDR
Glass – Getty — Up – Houston Connection
K’bonus — Klicks – CDR
MIM Sueleman — Mingi (Instrumental) – Running Back White
Cesária Évora — Angola (Carl Craig Remix) – BMG
Zed Bias — Badungdeng (feat. Rodney P & Fallacy) – Dubplate
Roska — Time Stamp – Tempa
J-Rocc — Don’t Look Back – Stones Throw CDR
War — Flying Machines – United Artists
Nina Simone — Funkier Than A Mosquito’s Tweeter – RCA
Gil Scott-Heron — New York Is Killing Me (Remix) (feat. Nas) – 1200 Squad/XL
Estelle — Dear London – Mixtape
Reflection Eternal — Ballad Of Black Gold – CDR
Nottz — Cars (Instrumental) – CDR

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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 05 09

“Benji B in the mix for 3 hours.
Including new music from Nottz, Osulande, Actress, Quest, Ramadanman, Africa Hi-Tech & More!”
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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 05 09 [Filesonic download]

Tracklist:
Jay Electronica — The Ghost Of Christopher Wallace feat. P Diddy – CDR
Drake — Over – Universal
Gang Starr — 24 7/ 365 – Chrysalis
Nottz — Shine So Bright – Raw Koncept Music
Big Boi — Shutterbug – Def Jam
Dynamite MC — Doh Ray Mee – CDR
ESG — Ufo – 99 Records
Barabas — Mellow Blow – ATCO
Rich Boy/Polow Da Don — Boy Looka Here Instrumental – Universal
Hounds Of Hate — Purple Stuff – CDR
Ross 154 — Until My Heart Stops – M>0>S Recordings
Untitled – Langenburg– Times *Manuel Tur’s Ground Glass Reflex* (Mild Pitch)
Osunlade — When This Feelin – Soul jazz
Peven Everett — Sexy One – Unified
Erykah Badu — Twenty Feet Tall *Yoruba Soul Mix* – CDR
James Blake — Postpone – R&S
Actress — Lost – Honest Jon’s
Africa Hi-tech — How Does It Make You Feel – Dubplate
Ramadanman — Work Them – Swamp 81 Promo
Dead Boy — If You Want Me – Numbers
Basic Soul Unit — Jak’d Freq *A Made Up Sound Puur Natuur Mix* – Creme
Flying Lotus feat. Thom Yorke — And The World Laughs With You – Warp Records
00Genesis — Sundial – CDR
Leatherette — Blad – Hotep CDR
Oddisee — Stockholm – Mellow Music Group
House Shoes — Newports – All City
Onra — My Comet – All City
Mwëslee — Manana Calor – Kindred Spirits
Quest — Smooth Skin – Dubplate
Basement Jaxx — Ascension – XL
Johnny “Hammond” Smith — Why Can’t We Smile – Milestone
Aquarian Dream — Do You Realise – Elektra
Me’Shell NdegéOcello — White Girl – Downtown
Lalah Hathaway — One Mile – Stax
Erykah Badu — Fall In Love – Universal Motown
Tone Trezure — Ready To Go – CDR
Dj Cam feat. Cameo — Love Junkee *Dilla Vocal Remix* – Inflammable Records
Kareem Riggims — 12’s in 8 – CDR
Toki Monsta– Aching Nodes (Ramp)
Eric Lau — Understanding – Killawat Music
FaltyDL — Someday My Queen Will Come – Bleep
Dam-Funk — Paradise – CDR
Phil Upchurch — Don’t I Know You – Kudu

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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 05 02 J Rocc’s James Brown mix

“Brand new Jay Electronica, something new from Flying Lotus from his latest album, another spin of Ramadanman. Plus J Rocc, founding member of hip hop crew Beat Junkies, delivers a special James Brown tribute mix on the eve of what would have been his birthday.”
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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 05 02 J Rocc’s James Brown mix [Filesonic download]

Tracklist:
Diaz Brothers — Gone Too Soon Feat Soni – CDR
Gang Starr — All 4 The Cash – Chrysalis
Georgia Anne Muldrow — Drum 9 – CDR
Jay Electronica — The Ghost Of Christopher Wallace Feat P Diddy – CDR
Nottz — Cars – Raw Koncept Music
Gang Starr — Ex Girl To The Next Girl – Chrysalis
Leverette — In July Focus Instrumental – Ho Tep
Paul White — Ancient Treasure Feat Guilty Simpson – Now Again Music
Dynamite MC/Erik L — Doh Ray Me – CDR
Big Boi — Shutterbug – Def Jam
Funkineven — Must Move – Eglo Recordings
Hounds of Hate — Tumble Down Slow – CDR
Onra — To The Beat – All City Recordings
Madlib — Jungle Soundz Part 1 – Beat Conductor In Africa
Gonjasufi — Sheep – Warp
Arthur Verocai — Na Boca Do Sol – Odeon
Suite For Ma Duke — Untilted/Fantastic – Mo Chilla
Slum Village — Untitled- Capitol
Flying Lotus — Dance Of The Psuedo Nymph – Warp
Actress — Hubble – Honest Johns Music
Ramadanman — Glut – Hemlock
Ciara — Ride (Instrumental) – J Records
James Blake — Cymk – R&S
Guido — Mad Sax – CDR
Throwing Snow — Un Vingt – Ho Tep
Ramadanman — Work Them – Swamp 81 Dubplate
Manuel Tur — Ground Glass – Mild Pitch
James Brown — Mind Power – People

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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 04 25 Guru Tribute

“Benji pays tribute to Guru in an extended mix and opens the ‘Midnight Request Line’ once more for an hour made up entirely of your choices. Plus, music from the likes of Mim Suleiman, MaddSlinky and Mweslee.”
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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 04 25 Guru Tribute [Filesonic download]

Tracklist:
GURU TRIBUTE
Gang Starr – The Place Where We Dwell [Chrysalis]
Gang Starr – The ? Remains [Virgin]
Gang Starr – Code Of The Streets [Chrysalis]
Gang Starr – Code Of The Streets (Instrumental) [Chrysalis]
Gang Starr – Mass Appeal [Chrysalis]
Gang Starr – Mostly Tha Voice [Chrysalis]
Gang Starr – Blowin’ Up The Spot [Chrysalis]
Gang Starr – Step In The Arena [Chrysalis]
Gang Starr – Take It Personal [Chrysalis]
Gang Starr – Soliloquy Of Chaos [Virgin]
Gang Starr – DWYCK (Instrumental) [Virgin]
Gang Starr – Royalty [Virgin]
Gang Starr – You Know My Steez [Virgin]
Gang Starr – Full Clip [Chrysalis]
Gang Starr – Suckas Need Bodyguards [Virgin]
Gang Starr – Jazz Thing [CBS Records]
Gang Starr – Who’s Gonna Take The Weight [Chrysalis]
Gang Starr – Words I Manifest (instrumental) [Wild Pitch]

Erykah Badu – Umm Hmm [Universal Motown]
GE-OLOGY – Inebriated [Cram Discs]
Herbert – I’ll Do It (feat. Dani Siciliano) [K7]
Mim Suleiman – Nyuli Dub [Running Back]
Floatingpoints – Peoples Potential [EGLO]
Theo Parrish – Twin Cities [Harmonie Park]
Ramadanman – Work Them [Swamp 81 Dubplate]
Altered Natives – Crop Duster [3024 Records CDR]
Maddslinky – Lost on Tenori Street [Dubplate]
Benga – Biscuit Factory [Dubplate]
Andreya Triana – Lost Where I Belong (Flying Lotus Remix) [Ninja Tune]
Mwëslee – Eurocarne [Kindred Spirits Promo]
Onra – Long Distance [All City Recordings]
1st Down – A Day Wit The Homiez (Instrumental) [Payday Records]

MIDNIGHT REQUEST LINE

Guru – Trust me [Chrysalis]
Cassie – Must Be Love [Badboy/Warner]
Raphael Saadiq Feat. Rosie Kaye Skyy – Can You Feel Me [Universal]
Jay Dee – Strange Funky Games And Things [Warner Bros]
Archie Whitewater – Cross Country [Cadet Concept Records]
Bug – The Cosmic Lab [Jus Like Music Records]
Sir OJ – Lightsabermass [Faces]
Harmonic 313 – Lion [Dubplate]
Galaxy 2 Galaxy – Journey Of The Dragons [Underground Resistance]
Cybotron – Clear [Fantasy]

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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 04 18 Robert Glasper Interview

“New cuts from MJ Cole, Omar feat Madslinkly and Benga. Plus Benji goes in conversation Robert Glasper, they talk about J Dilla, how he goes about recording his sessions and his brand new album.”
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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 04 18 Robert Glasper Interview [Filesonic download]

Tracklist:
Quest – Smooth Skin [Deep Medi Dubplate]
Nadirah Shakoor – Touched My Soul [Set]
Mim Suleiman – Nyuli Dub [Running Back Dubplate]
Madslinky – Special Feat Omar [Dubplate]
Atjazz – Put it On (Osunlade Club Mix) [Mantis]
Error – Dirty Sky [Brainer Digital]
MJ Cole – Volcano Riddim [Prolific Promo]
Scratcha DVA – Lost Bakongo Remix [DVA Music Promo]
A Made Up Sound – Rework [A Made Up Sound]
19.26.1.18.5 – Thirteen Step [Horizontal Ground]
Grace Jones – Love You To Life (Mala -Digital Mystikz Remix) [Wall of Sound Promo]
Guido – Mad Sax [CDR]
Benga – Biscuit Factory [Dubplate]
Kromestar – Surgery [Dubplate]
Breakage ft Burial – Vial [Digital Soundboy]
Floatilla – Behave [Ho Hum]
Maxii & Zeus – The Cell [International Feel Promo]
David Axelrod – Warning Part 1 [Capitol]
Hype Williams – Chatline [CDR]
Actress – Maze [Honest Jons]
Mwëslee – Eurocarne [Kindred Spirits Promo]
Flying Lotus – And The World Laughs With You feat Thom Yorke [Warp Promo]
Georgia Anne Muldrow – Drum 9 [Mello Music Group]
Pariah – Detroit Falls [R&S Recordings]
Oh No – Whoo Doo [Dr No’s Ethiopium]
Guilty Simpson – Cali Hills [Stones Throw]
Erykah Badu – Love [Motown/Universal]
J R Bailey – Everything I Want I See In You [MAM]
Op Swamp 81 – Overound [CDR]
Erik L – & Illingsworth – Muical Addiction [CDR]
Dynamite MC – Doh Ray Me [CDR]
Ty – Closer (Live Maida Vale Session) [Big Dada/BBE]
Robert Glasper – Ftb [Blue Note]

ROBERT GLASPER INTERVIEW

Robert Glasper – Downtime [Blue Note]
Robert Glasper – Maiden Voyage [Blue Note]
Robert Glasper – All Matter Feat Bilal [Blue Note]
Robert Glasper – Dillaludes Live in Japan [CDR]

Robert Glasper – Unrealsed Dillalude #2 [CDR]
Steve Reid – Lions of Judah [Mustevic]

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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 04 11 Flying Lotus interview

Sorry for the slow posting of this show! My modem is broken and the new one that I’ve ordered will not arrive until early next week. A reader was kind enough to give me this recording of the latest Benji B with Flying Lotus.
“Tonight Benji caught up with LA producer and pioneer of the beats scene Flying Lotus.

Find out:
– How he set about making the new album
– What he thinks about people copying his his sound
– Why jazz needs to move forward
– And why he is good at time management
plus hear new cuts from his forthcoming album ‘Cosmogramma’

Benji also payed tribute to the late Malcolm McLaren, who was a pioneer in bringing hip hop to the UK in the 1980s and passed away this week.

Plus new music from Big Boi, Gil Scott ft. Nas, Erykah Badu, Mim Suleiman and Funkineven and tracks from Krystal Klear, Ossie, Mosca, The Aural Exciters, Sucba, Dimlight and Illum Sphere.”
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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 04 11 Flying Lotus interview [Filesonic download]

Tracklist:
Malcolm McLaren & The World Famous Supreme Team – TeamWorld Famous Supreme Team Show WHBI (Link 1) [Island]
Malcolm McLaren – Buffalo Gals [Island]
Malcolm McLaren – El San Juanera [Island]
Malcolm McLaren – Hobo Scratch 12” Version [Island]
Big Boi – Shutterbug [Def Jam]
Gil Scott-Heron – New York Is Killing Me feat. Nas (1200 Remix) [1200 Squad CDR]
Funkineven – She’s Acid [Eglo White]
Mim Suleiman – Nyuli Dub [Running Back]
Krystal Tears – Tried For Your Love [CDR]
Silhouette Brown – Strawberries And Vinegar (V.I.P. Dub) [CDR]
Jesse Rose – You Know It [Made To Play]
Peven Everett – Burning Hot (Future Pop Rework Mix) [Studio Confession/Tribe]
T. Williams – Afric [CDR]
Ossie – Untitled [CDR]
Martyn – Hear Me (Zomby Remix) [3024]
Mosca – Square One [Roska Remix]
Scuba – You Got Me [Hot Flush]
A Made Up Sound – Closer [A Made Up Sound]
Addison Groove – Footcrab [Swamp 81]
Africa Hi-Tech – Too Late [CDR]
Cedric Im Brooks – The Light Of Saba [Honest Jons]
Subeena – Solidify feat Jamie Woon Om’Mas Keith [Planet Mu]
Aural Exciters – Emile (Night Rate) [Strut]
Locussolus – Little Boots [International Feel]
Quest – Smooth Skin [CDR]
Mux Mool – Wolf Tone Symphony (Paul White Remix) [Ghostly International]
OJ Simpson – Cali Hills [Stones Throw]
Erykah Badu – Umm Hmmm [Universal Motown]
J Dilla – History [Stones Throw]
Flying Lotus – Paper Crane Gang [CDR]
Flying Lotus – Sangrai Spin Cycles [CDR]
Flying Lotus – Blank Blue [Warp]
Flying Lotus – Computer Face/Pure Being [Warp]

FLYING LOTUS INTERVIEW

Flying Lotus – And The World Laughs With You feat Thom Yorke [Warp]
Flying Lotus – Dance Of The Pseudo Nymphs [Warp]
Flying Lotus – Satelllliiiiteee [Warp]
Flying Lotus – Do The Astral Plane [Warp]

Andreya Triana – Lost Where I Belong (Flying Lotus Remix) [Ninja Tune]
Gonjasufi – Ancestors [Warp]
Dimlight – Rump Studies [Now Again]
Illum Sphere – Go Killum [3024]
Malcolm McLaren – Legba [Island]

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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 04 04 with Erykah Badu

“Benji chats to the one and only Erykah Badu about her brand new album New Amerykah: Part 2 Return Of The Ankh, love, life and working with Georgia Anne Muldrow, Karriem Riggins and J Dilla.

Plus new music from Flying Lotus & Kromestar and some classics for the Bank Holiday weekend from the likes of D’Angelo, Odyssey and Fela Kuti.”
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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 04 04 with Erykah Badu [Uploaded download]

Tracklist:
Erykah Badu — 20 Feet Tall – Motown/Universal
Erykah Badu — Agitation – Motown/Universal
Flying Lotus — Dance Sudo Nymph – Stones Throw
Jay Dee — B.B.E (Big Booty Express) – BBE
Quest — Smooth Skin – Deep Medhi
Kromestar & Jay 5ive — Wishful Thinking – White
J Dilla — Saftey Dance – Stones Throw
Funkineven — Kleer Feat Fatima – Eglo Records
Waajeed — Tron – Bling 47 Records
MIN Suleiman — Mingi (Instrumental) – Running Back
Tom Tom Club — Wordy Rappinghood – Sire/Warner Bros. Records
Floating Points — People’s Potential – Eglo Records
Theo Parrish — Lost Keys – Sound Signature
D’Angelo — Spanish Joint – Virgin
Erykah Badu — Turn Me Away (Get MuNNY) – Motown/Universal
Erykah Badu — Back In The Day – Motown/Universal
Erykah Badu — Umm Hmm – Motown/Universal
Erykah Badu — Gone Baby, Don’t Be Long – Motown/Universal
Erykah Badu — You Loving Me (Session) – Motown/Universal

ERYKAH BADU INTERVIEW
Erykah Badu — Fall In Love (Instrumental) – Motown/Universal
J Dilla — Sycamore (Instrumental) – Stones Throw
Karriem Riggins — Virgo K (Instrumental) – CDR
Karriem Riggins — Rhodes Ahead (Instrumental) – CDR
Erykah Badu — Insence – Motown/Universal
Erykah Badu — Out My Mind, Just in Time – Motown/Universal
Georgia Anne Muldrow — Mages Sages – Mello Music Group
J Dilla — Old Times (Instrumental) – CDR
Erykah Badu — Love – Motown/Universal
Erykah Badu — Telephone – Motown/Universal
Erykah Badu — Other Side Of The Game – Motown/Universal
Odyssey — Don’t Tell Me, Tell Her – RCA
James Mason — I Want Your Love – Soul Brother Records
Don Blackman — Holding You, Loving You – Arista
The Pointer Sisters — Don’t It Drive You Crazy – Blue Thumb Records
Gary Bartz — Celestial Blues – Global Television
Fela Kuti — Sorrow, Tears and Blood – Kalakuta

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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 03 28 with Fatima and Funkineven

“Benji is joined by special guests Fatima and Funkineven from the Eglo record label. Not only does the soulful songstress and producer bring with them some exclusive treats from their forthcoming catalogue, but Fatima also performs them live in the studio. Plus Benji delivers his normal dose of musical goodness with fresh cuts from Grace Jones, Karizma and Paul White.”
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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 03 28 with Fatima and Funkineven [Filesonic download]

Tracklist:
Erykah Badu — Window Seat – Universal
Erykah Badu — Turn Me Away (Get Munny) – Universal
Dilla — Sycamore – Stones Throw
Andreya Triana — Lost Where I Belong (Flying Lotus remix) – Ninja Tine
Ski Beatz ft Mos Def & Whosane — Taxi – CDR
Drake — Over – Young Money
Paul White — The Bright Future – One-Handed
TOKiMONSTA — Aching Nodes – Ramp
00Genesis — Winter’s Tale – CDR
Beat Konducta in Africa — The Frontline (Liberation) – Madlib Invazion
Beat Konducta in Africa — Jungle Soundz (Part One) – Madlib Invazion
K. Frimpong & His Cubano Fiestas — Kyenkyen Bi Adi M’Awu
Osunlade — Break it Down – Yoruba
Mim Suleiman — Nyuli Dub – Running Back
Ty — Emotions (Dego & Akwasi’s 2000 Black Remix Instrumental) – BBE
00Genesis — Sun Dial – CDR
Grace Jones — Love You To Life (Mala Digital Mystikz remix) – Wall of Sound
Zed Bias — Peru – CDR
Addison Groove — Foot Crab – Swamp 81
Africa Hi Tech — Sound of Tomorrow – Warp
Kyle Hall — You Know What I Feel – Hyperdub
Scuba — You Got Me – Triangulation/Hotflush
Sbtrkt — Sleep in Tokyo – CDR
Karizma — Groove Accordingly – R2
Peven Everett — Girl of My Dreams – Tribe
Prince — Instrumental 02 – CDR

Special Guests: Funkineven & Fatima
Funkineven — You – Eglo
Funkineven — She’s Acid – Eglo
Funkineven — Mad Swing – Eglo
Funkineven — Must Move – Eglo
Funkineven — Heart Pound – Eglo
Funkineven — Take Back – Eglo
Funkineven ft Fatima — Kleer(Live in Studio) – Eglo
Fatima — Soul Glo(Live in Studio) – Eglo
J Dilla — Bars and Twists – Stones Throw
Fatima — On the Go – Eglo
Dilla — Safety Dance – Stones Throw
Fatima ft Dam Funk — Warm Eye(Live in Studio) – Eglo
Shafiq Husayn ft Fatima — Lil Girl – Plug Research
Fatima — Higher – Eglo

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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 03 21 Midnight Request Line

“Benji plays brand new music from Joy Orbison, Roska, and something from new from Erykah Badu’s forthcoming album. Plus listener requests on Midnight Request Line.”
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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 03 21 Midnight Request Line [Hotfile download]

Tracklist:
Scuba – You Got Me [Hot Flush]
Addison Groove – Footcrab [Swamp81]
Joy Orbison – The Shrew Would Of Cushioned The Blow [Aus]
Four Tet – The Sing (Floating Points Remix) [Domino Recordings]
Martinez Brothers – A Broke On The BX [Objektivity]
Ty – Emotions (Waajeed Remix) [BBE]
Todd Osbourne – Triple Chrome Dipped Osbpurne Remix) [Ghostly]
DVA – Natty [Hyperdub]
Pursuit Grooves – Whisper [White]
Kromestar & Jay 5ive – Wishful Thinking [White]
J Dilla – Saftey Dance [Stones Throw]
J Dilla – Old Times [CDR]
Andrés – That What It Is [Mahogani Music]
Della – Kiss [CDR]
Robert Glasper – Unreleased Dillalude #2 (Stereo Lab Beat) [CDR]
Erykah Badu – Strawberry Incense [Universal]
Dorothy Ashby – Windmills Of Your Mind [Cadet]
Alice Coltrane – Wisdom Eye [Warner Bros]
Flying Lotus – Aunty’s Lock W Lifeforce [CDR]
Hype Williams – Chatline [CDR]
Trilogy – Brother Don’t Cry [CDR]
DJ Harvey – Little Boots [International Feel Recordings]
Módulo 1000 – Curtissima [Odeon]
José James – Code [Brownswood]
Gonjasufi – Ancestors [Warp]
Rahel – Hope [White]
Reggie B – My Sunshine Feat. Miles Bonny [CDR]
J Davy – Get Together [CDR]
Prince – Instrumental Jelly Jam [CDR]

MIDNIGHT REQUEST LINE
Erykah Badu – The Healer Remix Feat Pharoah Monch [Universal]
J Dilla – Waves [Stones Throw]
Sa-Ra – Hollywood [Sony]
Bullion – Get Famillar [One Handed Music]
Harmonic 313 – Lion [Dubplate]
Kyrstal Klear – Dekryptic 1 [CDR]
War – Galaxy [MCA]
Tony Allen – Asiko [Comet]
Roska – I Need Love [Rinse]
Kyle Hall – You Know What I Feel [White]
Breakage – Foundation [Digital Soundboy]
Dimlight – Ravmond’s Young Problems [Rush Hour]
D’Angelo – Brown Sugar [EMI]
GE-OLOGY – Blues Alley feat Yukimi Nagano [CDR]

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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 03 14 Jay Electronica interview

“Benji catches up with the hottest rapper on the planet right now Mr Jay Electronica. Jay talks Dilla, The buzz around him, New Orleans and what he does when he’s out of the studio – all that and new music from Robert Glasper, Gonjasufi and 00 Genesis.
This show contains strong language.”
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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 03 14 Jay Electronica interview [Filesonic download]

Tracklist:
Reflection Eternal – Just Begun Feat Jay Electronica, J Cole & Mos Def [Blacksmith Records]
Jay Electronica – Victory Is In My Clutches [CDR]
Jay Electronica – Are You Watching Closely [CDR]
Jay Electronica – So What You Sayin’ [Decon]
Mablib/Strong Arm Steady – Get Ready Instrumental [Stones Throw]
Nas – It Ain’t Hard To Tell (Dillmatic Remix) [CDR]
Erik L – Push It Up Feat Frank & Dank [Soularp Records]
J Dilla – Body Moving [BBE]
DJ Harvey – Little Boots [International Feel Recordings]
Gonjasufi – Ancestors [Warp]
T.A.K.E – I Miss My Brains [All City]
Flying Lotus – Computer Face/Pure Being [Warp]
Shlohmo – 7am [White]
Robert Glasper Trio – Dilla Ludes – Live In Japan Unreleased [CDR]
Jay Electronica – Dimethyltriptamine [Decon]
Jay Electronica – Departure [CDR]
Jay Electronica – Exhibit A [Decon]

JAY ELECTRONICA INTERVIEW
Jay Electronica – Act 1 Eternal Sunshine (The Pledge) [White]
Jay Electronica – Not A Disturbance [Control Freaq Records/White]
Jay Electronica – Candyman [White]
Jay Electronica – My World [Control Freaq Records]
Nas – Queens Get The Money [Def Jam/Columbia]
J Dilla – Gobstopper [Stones Throw]
J Dilla – Waves [Stones Throw]
Jay Electronica – Exhibit C [Decon]

00 Genesis – Waterfalls [CDR]
Waajeed/Ty – Emotions (Intrumental) [White]
Jay Electronica – The Cauldron [White]
Scuba – You Got Me [Hot Flush]
Ikonika – Idiot [Hyperdub]
Burial & Breakage – Vial [Digital Soundboy/Promo]
Zomby – Little Miss Naughty [CDR]
Addison Groove – Footcrab [Swamp Promo]
Alter Natives – Raatid Einstein [Fresh Minute Music Promo]
Roska – Squawk [Rinse Recordings/Promo]
Cosmin TRG – Groove Control [Rush Hour Records]
G Family – Break The Silence [White]

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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 03 07 Red Bull Music Academy Special

“Benji is joined live in the studio with Katy B, 00 Genesis, IIlum Sphere, B Bravo, J Gomes and Myele Manzanza all participating in this years Red Bull Music Academy. Guestmixes from IIlum Sphere and J Gomes.”
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BBC 1Xtra Deviation / Soulful Beats Benji B 2010 03 07 Red Bull Music Academy Special [Hotfile download]

Tracklist:
Drake – Over [Young Money]
Erykah Badu – Jump Up In The Air [Universal]
Oh No – Crazzzzzy [Dr No’s Eithiopium]
OJ Simpson – America & Future [Stones Throw]
Paul White – My Guitar Whales [One Handed]
Statik Selektah – Never Gonna [CDR]
J*Davey – Get Together [CDR]
Fatima – Higher [Eglo]
Flying Lotus – Computer Face / Pure Being [Warp]
Harmonic 313 – Lion [Dubplate]
Joker – Tron [White]
Zed Bias – Peru [Dubplate]
Joy Orbison – The Shrew Would Have Cushioned the Blow [Aus]
Cosmin TRG – Groove Control [Rush Hour]
MJ Cole – Volcano Riddim [CDR]
Roska – Tomorrow is Today [Rinse]

KATY B
Katy J – Tell Me [CDR]
Geeneus ft.Katy B – As I [Rinse Recordings]
Smoove Kriminal – Urbanite [CDR]
Katy B – Water [Rinse Recordings]

ILLUM SPHERE
IIlum Sphere – Technopolis [3024]
Illum Sphere – Better Late State [Fat City]
IIlum Sphere – Chasing The Midnight Moth (Ikonika Remix) [Fat City]

ILLUM SPHERE GUESTMIX
Illum Sphere – Intro/ A Meeting With Medusa [Fat City]
Illum Sphere – Psycho [Fat City]
Illum Sphere – Splinter Sister [Unreleased]
Illum Sphere – Never Lie Twice [Fat City]
Illum Sphere – Agent White [Free Download]
Illum Sphere – Shadowman [Fat City]
Illum Sphere – Go Killum [3024]
Illum Sphere – Titan [3024]
Illum Sphere – Chasing The Midnight Moth [Fat City]
Martyn – Brilliant Orange (Illum Sphere’s No 14 Mix) [3024]
kidkanevil – Real Wild (Illum Sphere Remix) [First Word]
Om Unit – Lightgrids (Illum Sphere’s Get Off The Grid Mix) [All City]

EWH
Electric Wire Hustle – Chaser [Every Waking Hour]
Myele Manzanza – Manazana Vs Psathas [White]
J Dilla – Dreamy [CDR]
Electric Wire Hustle – Experience [Every Waking Hour]

OO GENESIS
00 Genesis – No Shoes Trampoline [CDR]
Genesis – Move Remix [White Label]
00 Genesis – Bonus Levels [CDR]
00 Genesis – The Riddler [CDR]
Genesis – I Like You [Rxlngr]
Musinah – Always (00 Genesis Remix) [All City]

B BRAVO
B Bravo – Compta Love [Frite Love]
Epcot – Grav I Be (B Bravo Remix) [Frite Nite]
B Bravo – Midnight [Frite Nite]
B Bravo – Twighlight [Frite Nite]

J GOMES MIX
Pépé Bradock – Conifate De Bits (Pepe Braddock Mix) [White]
Jimster – Alcatraz [Freerange]
Kalefa – Complicated (Raw Artistic Soul Remix) Gogo Music
Yotam – Avni Penimento [White]

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