the winners
other songs 2006

Second international contest OTHER SONGS
on the theme of Intercultural Dialogue

THE WINNERS

 
1. Ia Nei
CROWD / LV
"Ia Nei", the winner of this edition, is written in a made-up, non-existent language...
 2. Missione e sottomissione
Jolaurlo / IT
What need to change? Man's will to prevail…
3. Je n’suis pas raciste
Nordine Berarma / FR
I do not like Arabs, unless my friend Moktar, but he is not the same...
 4. No more - ليس بعد
Bassistinti / IT
Indian, South American, black African, Lombardo, Sicilian brother, contamination of diverse cultures exploited by logical and perverse rules...
5. Touab! Touab!
Nikodem Rautsko / FR, PL
The sight of a French tourist arriving in Dakar confronted to the vision of the Senegalese people looking at him.
 6. We Shall Overcome - سوف ننتصر
Nathalie André / FR
We'll walk hand in hand, we'll walk hand in hand someday.
7. Contrarietà - انزعاج
Massakritica / IT
You’re either with the new empire or there is no pity for you, a single state now dominates the entire world, offering a future of peace and wealth founded upon war...
 8. Swiadek (Witness) - شاهد
Kamil Haidar / PL, SY
Little children cry, this is how fear wins.
9. Loco por soñar
Los Niños de los Ojos Rojos / ES
I see a lot of violence, a lot of mediocrity, without the essence of life I'm nothing, but I hope not to end in an asylum or to write for a pilot...
 10. Donner la Vie - هبوا الحياة
Ilyes Yangui / FR
This song, about environment protection, has been recorded with a child band.

Special Distinction

  Appels d’amours
Ahmed Mejri / Tunisienne
Calls of love: Give us your hand, Let's fight for the victims
   Chocolat d'or
Pascal Garry, Philippe Thivet / Fr
Yes, I have golden-chocolate skin, like a sinful treat, with the aroma of North Africa, where I was born, no matter what they say
  Compétences Universelles
SUPERAMAZOO / BE
The world is a garden which is like a grain in their hands...
   Echoes of Gaia - أصداء جايا
Deo Grech / Maltese
If our earth could speak, It would cry out the pain, For children without care…
  Hold me - Embrasse moi
Margarita Kefalaki / GR
When I travel with my imagination in desirable paths, each beat of my heart call your name...
   Homme de couleur
ABRAMS DJ / FR
You miss African warmth, solitude gnaws at you, with no real friends to lean on, you advance solo…
  Il ya des années et moi je t'appelle
Bensmail Fatah / Algérie
"It Was Years Ago and I Call you", song by the Association "Stars de la Jeunesse, based in Algeria
   Ils s'aimèrent
Lucie Darm / Fr
She thought that the angels, Lived in the clouds, He didn't have the time, To look at the sky
  Interrogation
Meriam Azizi Duo Bostan / Tunisia
I will born again with a tie of your eyes...
   Kaïna
Bangril / Fr
Listen to the poet sing, He is recalling his ancestors, the joys and the torment of bygone days, Listen to the poet sing
  La guerra e la gente
Riccardo Lana / It
The war umiliated us, it has taken our eyes away
   Life and Pace
Muhammed Hosni / Egypt
Our sense of life is the same, so why are we so apart, in life ?
  Melancia Vida
Iago Abitbol Bodinaux / Belgian
It's in the watermelon, that I saw life, It's in life, that I hated watermelon
   Nostalgia - حنين
Ahmed Hafez / Egypt
Instrumental song from a yuong Egyptian author
  Returning Territories - عودة الأرض
Yarona Caspi / Israely
Give me back my territory, where the soul’s in flames, wants itself all to itself...
   Ripetitività
Tonino Coccia / It
As a car that has to be distroyed, you are not useful anymore, you will end your days waiting...
  Sandra's Letter - خطاب ساندرا
Ady Cohen / Israeli
I believe that the time of PEACE will not come too late
   Taam el byout - طعم البيوت
Massar Egbari / Egypt
taste of houses
  Tubi sul molo
Petrolio (Massimo Panariello) / It
I'm frustrated because I'm a human being...