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A New Year’s Resolution for 2021: Learn to speak another language

Why you should learn another language, and where to go to learn beginner Bambara, Swahili and Urdu.

Track of the day: ‘Habibi (A clear black line)’ by Loney dear

The song is the first new music from Sweden's Loney dear since his 2017 self-titled album.

Track of the Day: ‘Mustt Mustt’ by Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

Taking an in-depth look at the Qawwali singer's most loved song.

WOMAD At Home: An aural adventure in North Wales with 9Bach

9Bach present an exclusive immersive recording for WOMAD At Home, featuring brand new songs.

Late Night Laments: Track by Track

Tim Bowness talks us through the songs on his new album, Late Night Laments.

Nayda! Track by Track

Bab L' Bluz frontwoman Yousra Mansour talks us through their debut album.

An Introduction to Late Night Laments by Tim Bowness

Tim, whose music is published by Real World, releases his new album on 28th August.

16 August: A day to remember music royalty

Aretha Franklin, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Robert Johnson and Elvis Presley share the same anniversary...

Remix Contest: ‘Love’ by Les Amazones d’Afrique

Les Amazones d’Afrique invite you to remix ‘Love’ from their new album Amazones Power

10 tracks from across the globe to check out right now

Listen to these great tracks and many more on our regularly updated World playlist.