Rashad “Ringo” Smith: PASSPORT SESSIONS // 19-07-20

Born in England, raised in New York in a Jamaican and Haitian family, Rashad's formative musical years were spent in the company of Mos Def, Busta Rhymes and Q Tip. By 19 he was making beats for A Tribe Called Quest, moving on to produce for Mary J. Blige, remix Biggie and compose songs for Aaliyah, Fat Joe, Erykah Badu and En Vogue along with the rest of a long and eye-watering list of collaborators that gets fatter year by year. Tune in for Rashad 'Ringo' Smith's Passport Sessions to hear disco, boogie, jazz, reggae, dub, house and more music from all over the globe!

OMNI - “Rock Me Gently (Make Me Dream/Heavy Love) Fountain Records

James Mason - “I Want Your Love”

Koko Taylor - “Wang Dang Doodle”

Slick Rick - “Hey Young World” Def Jam Records

Tabla - “Dhwani”

Tabou Combo - “L’An X”

Little Francisco Greaves - “Moving Grooving”

Tommy Tranchin Feat. Mahmoud Ahmed - “ANCHIN”

The Wailers - “Get Up, Stand Up” Island Records

Cannonball Adderley - “The Chocolate Nuisance” Capital Records

The Jean Johnson Singers - “No Greater Love”

Ralph Macdonald - “Mister Magic” Marlin Records

Gregory Charles Royal - “Take A Ride To Heaven”

Sault - “Living In America”

Artifacts - “C’mon Wit Da Git Down” [Buckwild Remix] Feat. Busta Rhymes

Rancho Deluxe - “Guns Of Brixton”

Derrick Harriott - “Let It Whip”

Papi Brandao y Sus Ejecutivos - “Bilongo”

Tammi Terrell - “All I Do Is Think About You” Motown Records

The Pointer Sisters - “Bring Your Sweet Stuff Home To Me”

Elbernita “Twinkie” Clark - “Awake O Zion” [Alex Attias Edit] Lillygood Party Records

Light Of SABA - “AFRICA”

Broad Street Gang - “We Need Love” (From The Gospel Street Gang Opera -)

Young-Holt Unlimited” “Queen Of The Nile”

Eric B. & Rakim - “Don’t Sweat The Technique” MCA Records

Galt MacDermot - “Space” Kilarnock Records

Busta Rhymes - “Who Ha” (Got You All In Check) Instrumental Elektra Records

Grace Jones” “My Jamaican Guy” (DUB) Island Records

Organized Konfusion - “Fudge Pudge” Rashad Ringo Smith AKA Alge Rashand Remix Hollywood Basic Records

Buster Williams - “The Hump” Muse Records

Donald Byrd - “Steppin’ Again” [MADLIB Remix] Blue Note Records

Gerson King Combo - “Uma Chance” Polydor Records

Bola Johnson - “Lagos Sisi”

Mulatu Astatke - “Girl From Addis Ababa w/ Ethiopen Quintet”

Orchestra Ethiopia - “Hèlawsho”

Alton Ellis - “Too Late To Back Now”

Jamie marquez - “Barimbau”

Lonnie Liston Smith - “We Can Dream”

Centaur Jackson - “Ni**aJazz”

DojaCat - “Dizzy” (Demo)

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