World music & folk albums of the year

My 2015 choices in today’s Sunday Times [£]

 Shye Ben Tzur/Jonny Greenwood/Rajasthan Express: Junun (Nonesuch)

Rhiannon Giddens: Tomorrow Is My Turn (Nonesuch)

Lila Downs: Balas y Chocolate (Sony)

Various: Joy of Living – A Tribute to Ewan MacColl (Cooking Vinyl)

The Good Ones:Rwanda Is My Home (IRL)

Bella Hardy: With the Dawn (Noe)

Songhoy Blues: Music in Exile (Transgressive)

Bhi Bhiman: Rhythm & Reason (Boocoo)

Lead Belly: The Smithsonian Folkways Collection (Smithsonian Folkways)

17 Hippies: Biester (Hipster)

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