Yinka Shonibare MBE is the latest interviewee to be featured on the iconic BBC Radio 4 series Desert Island Discs. The popular talk show has a simple format: a guest is invited to choose the eight records they would take with them to a desert island; the discussion of their choices permits a review of their life.

Hear him talking about how his selected tracks - from the funk of Aretha Franklin’s Rock Steady to the ‘uplifting pathos of opera’ - relate to moments in his life and how he wants to make beautiful dark art that engages all the senses here