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Newest World Releases

Time for fresh World Music on your multicultural plate! Still lovin’ that twisty new bossa nova from Thievery Corporation and desert rock from Tinariwen. Add La Misa Negra to the list! An old school style Cumbria group from Oakland with a kick. As hard as it is to stop playing these three on repeat mode, here are some other worthy new World Music releases:

  1. SEUN KUTI AND EGYPT 80 A Long Way To The Beginning
  2. ALSARAH AND THE NUBATONES Silt
  3. CAETANO VELOSO Abracaco [Nonesuch]
  4. MALAWI MOUSE BOYS Dirt Is Good
  5. HAFEZ NAZERI Rumi Symphony Project Untold
  6. FAREED HAQUE Trance Hypothesis
  7. RODRIGO Y GABRIELA 9 Dead Alive
  8. JEFFERSON ROSE BAND Feel Like Dancing
  9. YOLANDA DUKE Te Llevo Bajo La Piel
  10. TOUMANI DIABATE AND SIDIKI DIABATE Toumani And Sidiki

And just in time for Father’s Day, check out the new album from father-and-son collaboration, Toumani & Sidiki Diabate

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IZ0c4Pq2pQI

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End of January World Charts

Hey folks! The first month of the new year is over, and here are your world charts for its close. Check it!

1 SULTANS OF STRING Symphony Red River-McKhool
2 BEATS ANTIQUE A Thousand Faces, Act I Beats Antique
3 ANOUSHKA SHANKAR Traces Of You Deutsche Grammophon
4 OMAR SOULEYMAN Wenu Wenu Ribbon
5 BOOM PAM “Manara And Summer” [Singles]
6 HABIB KOITE AND BAMADA Ma Ya Putumayo
7 LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO Songs From A Zulu Farm Razor and Tie
8 FELA KUTI Zombie UniversalBBB9 HELIOCENTRICS 13 Degrees Of Reality
10 LIJADU SISTERS The Afrodisia Reissue Series KFR

Adds:

1 VARIOUS ARTISTS Kassidat: Raw 45s From Morocco Dust To Digital
2 AMSTERDAM KLEZMER BAND “Op Je Hoede” [Single] Vetnasj
3 SWAY MACHINERY “My Dead Lover’s Wedding” [Single]