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Arts, Culture & Media

Global Hit: Eva Ayllon

The singer dubbed the Queen of Afro-Peruvian Soul is wrapping up a short summer tour here in the US. Eva Ayllon hasn't strayed from her musical roots. Instead she's taken her music and performed it to a sell out crowd at Carnegie Hall.

Global Politics

Comic relief for German politics

Anchor Marco Werman speaks with a one-of-a-kind candidate who is pretending to run for the German parliamentary election this September. His name is Horst Schlaemmer, who was created by comedian Hape Kerkeling and he's gaining some traction in the polls.

Arts, Culture & Media

Global Hit

For today's Global Hit music critic Tom Schnabel tells us about the latest from Senegal's Baaba Maal. He's teamed up with the Brooklyn party band, Brazilian Girls.

Arts, Culture & Media

Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is London's Trafalgar Square, where a contemporary art experiment called the Fourth Plinth Project came to an end this week. Anchor Marco Werman has the story.

Arts, Culture & Media

Panama! 3

We're going to hear a little music from Panama for today's Global Hit. It's from a CD is called Panama 3. It's part of a three CD collection of historic music from Panama released by Sound Way records. We hear from music critic Tom Schnabel.