Worldwide FM Upfront Playlist: March 2018

The Worldwide FM Upfront Playlist is a carefully curated run-down of Gilles’ favourite new music. While Gilles’ Top 10 show reminisces on some favourite moments, the Upfront Playlist looks forward to the tracks that’ll make an impact in the month ahead.

Catch these tracks on rotation in the hour before and after our daily live broadcasts, 9-10AM and 6-7PM on weekdays. Sample some of the music from our upfront playlist on Soundcloud or the Spotify Playlist below, you can also grab the full list at the bottom of the page.

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Ab-Soul, Anderson .Paak, James Blake – Bloody Waters [Top Dawg Entertainment]
Aidan Shepherd – Max [Waella’s Choice]
Anderson .Paak – Come Down [Steel Wool Records]
Anderson .Paak Feat. ScHoolboy Q – Am I Wrong [Steel Wool Records]
Anna Rose Carter – Ten Thousand [Waella’s Choice]
Avon Blume – Factory Tides [On Loop]
Baby O – In The Forest (Extended 12′ Version) [Baby’O Music Enterprises,Inc.]
BADBADNOTGOOD – Can’t Leave the Night [Innovative Leisure]
Barry Warner – Losing Control [Revolving Records]
Beverly Mckay – Conscience [Old Town Records]
Bishop Nehru – Rooftops [Nehruvia LLC]
Black Flower – The Good Side Of Bad [Sdban Ultra]
BLVCK SPVDE – The Quiet Life [White Label]
Bobby Wright – Blood Of An American [Genesis II]
Buari – Advice From Father [RCA]
Camarão – Nao Interessa Nao [Analog Africa]
Carl Gari – Shipster [Permanent Vacation]
Cause and Effect – Sharky [Ears To Learn With]
Chris Dave And The Drumheadz – WHATEVER [Blue Note]
Chris Dave And The Drumheadz Feat. SiR – DAT FEELIN’ [Blue Note]
Chris Dave And The Drumhedz – LADY JANE [Blue Note]
Cibo Matto – Sugar Water [Warner Bros. Records]
Ciel – Rain Dance [Peach Discs]
Dan Shake – Fantasy (Dan Shake Cut) [Shake Tapes]
Danalogue – Sweet B [Waella’s Choice]
DJ Khalab – Zaire (Will LV Remix) [On The Corner Records]
DJ Rashad & DJ Manny – Drums Please [Hyperdub]
Dom Um Romão – The Angels [Muse Records]
Dominic Canning – We Are One [Waella’s Choice]
Doug Hream Blunt – Fly Guy [Not On Label]
Dub Phizix – Engage – SenkaSonic [OhmGrown Series]
Elements Of Life Feat. Lisa & Cindy – Into My Life (Unreleased Orig. Downtempo) [Vega Records]
Flora Purim – Open Your Eyes, You Can Fly [Milestone Records]
Flying Lotus – Do The Astral Plane [Beat Records]
Gnork – Blorp 93
Hailu Mergia – Lala Belu [Awesome Tapes From Africa]
Hailu Mergia – Yefikir Engurguro [Awesome Tapes From Africa]
Heem the Music Monster – Going Down [White Label]
Heem The Music Monsters – Going Down [Blood Leaf]
Ice – Reality [Ice]
Ill Camille – Spider’s Jam feat. Georgia Anne & JaVonte’ [Jakarta]
Isley Brothers – Who’s That Lady (The Reflex Revision) [White Label]
Jay Phelps – Free as Birds [Ropeadope]
Jay Phelps – Free as Birds Outro [Ropeadope]
Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future, James Blake – King’s Dead [Top Dawg Entertainment]
Jeigo – Not Used To Love [Shadow City Records]
Jill Scott – Slowly Surely [Hidden Beach]
Joe Armon-Jones – Starting Today [Brownswood]
Jose James – The Dreamer [Brownswood]
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Kamasi Washington – Re Run [Brainfeeder]
Kendrick Lamar Feat. Jay Rock – Money Trees [Top Dawg Ent.]
Khruangbin – August 10 (WWFM x WeTransfer Live Session) [Unreleased]
Khruangbin – Friday Morning (WWFM x WeTransfer Live Session) [Unreleased]
Kokoroko – Abusey Junction (WWFM Live Version) [Unreleased]
Kwake Bass – Marble Ruin [Dem 1ns]
Laura Misch – Lagoon [White Label]
Lee Dodou & The Polyversal Souls – Sahara Akwantuo [Philophon]
London Modular Alliance – Cherenkov Light [ART]
Lonnie Liston Smith – Space Princess (JN Space Goddess Mix) [White Label]
Louf – From A Distance [Thirty Year Records]
Louf – She Means It [Thirty Year Records]
Luna Matz (feat. Dave Okumu) – Anxious Atoms [White Label]
Matty (Matthew Tavares) – Verocai [White Label]
Meshell Ndegeocello & Lizz Wright – Nobody’s Fault But Mine (feat. Lizz Wright) [Naive]
Mint Field – Para Gali [Innovative Leisure]
Mos Def – Quiet Dog Bite Hard [Downtown Music]
Nabihah Iqbal – Something More [Ninja Tune]
Nostalgia 77 – Wildflower [Tru Thoughts]
Nubya Garcia – Source (Maxwell Owin remix) [Nyasha]
Nubya Garcia – When We Are (K15 remix) [Nyasha]
Nubya Garcia – When We Are [Nyasha]
Orquesta Akokan – Mambo Rapidito [Daptone]
Oscar Jerome – Subdued (Hector Plimmer Remix) [Brownswood]
Oumou Sangaré – Minata Waraba (Sampha Remix) [No Format]
PAdrix – Sonhos [Príncipe]
Pantha Du Prince & The Bell Laboratory – Photon [Rough Trade]
Panthera Krause – Stomping Ground [Uncanny Valley]
Peter Zummo – Song II: Left; On The Beat—Variations [Foom]
Phil Stroud – Sometime Last Year [White Label]
Poppy Ajudha – Where Did I Go? [Awal]
Puma Blue – Only Trying 2 Tell U [Blue Flowers]
RAMZi – In Shed w Tan [12th Isle]
RAMZi – MWI Intro [12th Isle]
Rickie Lee Jones – I Am A Child (Live WWFM Session) [Unreleased]
Rickie Lee Jones – Ugly Man [V2]
Robert Glasper – Letter to Hermione featuring Bilal (Robert Glasper and Jewels Remix feat. Black Milk) [Blue Note]
Romeo Elvis x Le Motel – Respirer [Barclay]
Roy Ayers – Everytime I See You [Universal]
Roy Ayers Ubiquity – Gotta Find a Lover [Polydor]
Ryuichi Sakamoto – Solari (Jóhann Jóhannsson Rework) [Milan]
Sarathy Korwa Ft. Arun Gosh and Soumik Datta – Live Improv (Live WWFM Session) [Unreleased]
Sean Khan – Said (feat. Hermeto Pascoal) [Far Out Recordings]
Sebastien Tellier – La Ritournelle [Record Makers]
Seun Anikulapo Kuti – Struggle Sounds [Sony]
Sibusile Xaba – African Rock (WWFM Live Version) [Unreleased]
SOIL&”PIMP”SESSIONS – Waltz For Goddess [Brownswood]
Sons Of Kemet – My Queen Is Albertina Sisulu [Impulse!]
Sons Of Kemet – My Queen Is Doreen Laurence [Impulse!]
Spacek – Eve (J Dilla Remix) [White Label]
Stephane San Juan – Saved By The Drums [White Label]
Subelo Cuba – Traketeo [White Label]
T-Rex – Golden Belt (Outtake) DJ_EDIT [White Label]
The Blaze – Territory [Animal63]
The Cinematic Orchestra – All That You Give [Beat Records]
The Expansions – Ivory Mountain [Albert’s Favourites]
The Maghreban – Crime Jazz [R&S]
The Pumphouse Gang – Welcome Back Into My Life [Little Black Records]
The Real Thing – Can You Feel the Force? [Pye Records]
The Whispers – In Love Forever [Soul Train]
Tom Misch – Water Baby [Beyond The Groove]
Toshio Matsuura Group – Change [Brownswood]
Tsvia Abarbanel – Yahlel Hawa [Fortuna Records]
Vels Trio – The Wad [White Label]
Vesce – Zender [Vesce]
Vicktor Taiwò – Shovel Moonlight [White Label]
Wilma Archer – Scarecrow [Weird World Record Co.]
Wilroy – Ascension [Royden Records]
Wilroy – Too Dark To See The Green [Royden Records]
Yazmin Lacey – 90 Degrees [First Word]

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