SHIPMENT TIMES MAY BE EXTENDED DUE TO SOCIAL DISTANCING MEASURES. STAY SAFE, EVERYONE!

Craft Recordings

Béla Fleck - Throw Down Your Heart: The Complete Africa Sessions (3-CD/1-DVD Set)

+

The award-winning documentary and recordings, Throw Down Your Heart, were produced and recorded by Béla Fleck, documenting his journey across Africa to research the origins of the banjo. This deluxe edition offers a complete disc of previously unreleased material from Fleck performing with virtuoso kora player Toumani Diabaté. The DVD includes 1-hour of bonus video material with 14 bonus performances, commentary by Fleck and director Sascha Paladino with behind-the-scenes insights. The set also offers an expanded essay by Fleck and new notes by Paladino.

Questions? 
Read our Store FAQ or Contact Us

Disc 1 - Throw Down Your Heart, Part One

  1. Tulinesangala (feat. Nakisenyi Women's Group)
  2. Kinetsa (feat. D'Gary)
  3. Ah Ndiya (feat. Oumou Sangare)
  4. Kabibi (feat. Anania Ngoglia)
  5. Angelina (feat. Luo Cultural Association)
  6. D'Gary Jam (feat. D'Gary, Oumou Sangare, Richard Bona, Baba Maal, Vusi Mahlasela, Afel Bocum, Anania Ngoglia, Toumani Diabaté)
  7. Throw Down Your Heart (feat. Haruna Samake Trio, Bassekou Kouate)
  8. Thula Mama (feat. Vusi Mahlasela)
  9. Wairenziante (feat. Muwewesu Xylophone Group)
  10. Buribalal (feat. Afel Bocum)
  11. Zawose (feat.Chibite)
  12. Ajula/Mbamba (feat. The Jatta Family)
  13. Pakugyenda Balebauo – Tanzania (feat. Warema Masiaga Cha Cha)
  14. Jesus Is the Only Answer (feat. Ateso Jazz Band)
  15. Matitu (feat. Khalifan Matitu)
  16. Mariam (feat. Djelimady Tounkara)
  17. Djorolen (feat. Oumou Sangare)
  18. Dunia Haina Wema/Thumb Fun (feat. Anania Ngoliga)

Disc 2 - Throw Down Your Heart, Part Two

  1. Spirit Song (feat. Haruna Walisimbi, Okiror, Roland Mabandha)
  2. Salam Aleikum (feat. Afel Bocoum, Hama Sankare, Yoro Cisse, Barou Diallo, Zoumana Tereta)
  3. Chant (feat. Masai Warriors)
  4. The Rights of Man / Ya Fama (feat. Haruna Samake, Madou Sanogo, Habib Sangare)
  5. Kamungoro (feat. Albert Bisaso Ssempeke Jr.)
  6. Kandjo (feat. Bassekou Kouyate, Ami Sacko, Alou Coulibazy)
  7. Obughangwa (feat. Muwewesu Xylophone Group)
  8. Soumauro (feat. Djelimady Tounkara, Alou Coulibazy)
  9. Furaha (feat. Anania Ngoliga)
  10. Mar Rano (feat. D'Gary, Xavier-Martial François. Roy "FutureMan" Wooten
  11. Jesus of Banjul (feat. Jesus Jah Jarju)
  12. Mali Jam (feat. Djelimady Tounkara, Haruna Samake, Bassekou Kouate, Lassana Diabate, Alou Coulibazy)
  13. Kayi Ni Wura (feat. Oumou Sangare, Souleymane Sidibe, Zoumana Tereta, Benogo Diakite, Sekou Bah, Sekou Diakite, Nabintou Diakate)
  14. Old Joe Jatta (feat. Rami Jatta, Naser Sambou, Phgusiteh Sambou, Fredrick Jatta, Sega Jatta, Joseph Sambou, Abdoulie Saine, Samba Bah)

Disc 3 - The Ripple Effect, Throw Down Your Heart Part Three

  1. Bamako
  2. Nashville
  3. Snug Harbor
  4. Elyne Road
  5. Matitu/Buribalal
  6. Manchester
  7. Katmandu
  8. Kauonding Sissoko
  9. Throw Down Your Heart
  10. Dueling Banjos

Disc 4 - DVD

Throw Down Your Heart Film

    • New liner notes from Fleck and director Sascha Paladino
    • DVD includes new commentary, behind-the-scenes insights, and one hour of bonus video content with 14 never-before-seen performances

     

    Details

    The award-winning documentary and recordings, Throw Down Your Heart, were produced and recorded by Béla Fleck, documenting his journey across Africa to research the origins of the banjo. This deluxe edition offers a complete disc of previously unreleased material from Fleck performing with virtuoso kora player Toumani Diabaté. The DVD includes 1-hour of bonus video material with 14 bonus performances, commentary by Fleck and director Sascha Paladino with behind-the-scenes insights. The set also offers an expanded essay by Fleck and new notes by Paladino.

    Questions? 
    Read our Store FAQ or Contact Us

    Tracklist

    Disc 1 - Throw Down Your Heart, Part One

    1. Tulinesangala (feat. Nakisenyi Women's Group)
    2. Kinetsa (feat. D'Gary)
    3. Ah Ndiya (feat. Oumou Sangare)
    4. Kabibi (feat. Anania Ngoglia)
    5. Angelina (feat. Luo Cultural Association)
    6. D'Gary Jam (feat. D'Gary, Oumou Sangare, Richard Bona, Baba Maal, Vusi Mahlasela, Afel Bocum, Anania Ngoglia, Toumani Diabaté)
    7. Throw Down Your Heart (feat. Haruna Samake Trio, Bassekou Kouate)
    8. Thula Mama (feat. Vusi Mahlasela)
    9. Wairenziante (feat. Muwewesu Xylophone Group)
    10. Buribalal (feat. Afel Bocum)
    11. Zawose (feat.Chibite)
    12. Ajula/Mbamba (feat. The Jatta Family)
    13. Pakugyenda Balebauo – Tanzania (feat. Warema Masiaga Cha Cha)
    14. Jesus Is the Only Answer (feat. Ateso Jazz Band)
    15. Matitu (feat. Khalifan Matitu)
    16. Mariam (feat. Djelimady Tounkara)
    17. Djorolen (feat. Oumou Sangare)
    18. Dunia Haina Wema/Thumb Fun (feat. Anania Ngoliga)

    Disc 2 - Throw Down Your Heart, Part Two

    1. Spirit Song (feat. Haruna Walisimbi, Okiror, Roland Mabandha)
    2. Salam Aleikum (feat. Afel Bocoum, Hama Sankare, Yoro Cisse, Barou Diallo, Zoumana Tereta)
    3. Chant (feat. Masai Warriors)
    4. The Rights of Man / Ya Fama (feat. Haruna Samake, Madou Sanogo, Habib Sangare)
    5. Kamungoro (feat. Albert Bisaso Ssempeke Jr.)
    6. Kandjo (feat. Bassekou Kouyate, Ami Sacko, Alou Coulibazy)
    7. Obughangwa (feat. Muwewesu Xylophone Group)
    8. Soumauro (feat. Djelimady Tounkara, Alou Coulibazy)
    9. Furaha (feat. Anania Ngoliga)
    10. Mar Rano (feat. D'Gary, Xavier-Martial François. Roy "FutureMan" Wooten
    11. Jesus of Banjul (feat. Jesus Jah Jarju)
    12. Mali Jam (feat. Djelimady Tounkara, Haruna Samake, Bassekou Kouate, Lassana Diabate, Alou Coulibazy)
    13. Kayi Ni Wura (feat. Oumou Sangare, Souleymane Sidibe, Zoumana Tereta, Benogo Diakite, Sekou Bah, Sekou Diakite, Nabintou Diakate)
    14. Old Joe Jatta (feat. Rami Jatta, Naser Sambou, Phgusiteh Sambou, Fredrick Jatta, Sega Jatta, Joseph Sambou, Abdoulie Saine, Samba Bah)

    Disc 3 - The Ripple Effect, Throw Down Your Heart Part Three

    1. Bamako
    2. Nashville
    3. Snug Harbor
    4. Elyne Road
    5. Matitu/Buribalal
    6. Manchester
    7. Katmandu
    8. Kauonding Sissoko
    9. Throw Down Your Heart
    10. Dueling Banjos

    Disc 4 - DVD

    Throw Down Your Heart Film

      Features

      • New liner notes from Fleck and director Sascha Paladino
      • DVD includes new commentary, behind-the-scenes insights, and one hour of bonus video content with 14 never-before-seen performances