2014 is Bassekou Kouyate‘s year: it started with incredible feedback for his latest album: Jama ko. The album won no 1 in the World Music Charts Europe year 2013 list and scored best artist award 2014 at Songlines music award among others.
Listen to the interview of Octopizzo on BBC World Service. The BBC World Service provides news and analysis from around the globe in 29 languages and has almost 2 million likes on... read more >>
Bassekou Kouyate is celebrating the release of his album ‚Jama ko’ with the launch of his brandnew video ‚Jama ko’. The video is a cry for tollerance and peace. Bassekou... read more >>
Jupiter & Okwess International’s international debut album Hotel Univers read more >>
In 2010 outhere released two new compilations. ‘Ayobaness! – The sound of South African House’ reconnects you with the black urban music scene of South Africa. read more >>
These 12 songs on this compilation look at the Arab World through a new pair of glasses: Beirut’s underground. read more >>
VA – BLNRB – EP Release date: 01.12.2010 Three highly acclaimed bands from the world-renowned Berlin electronic music scene travelled to Nairobi, Kenya: Modeselektor a hyperactive breakbeat-duo, curious electronic producers... read more >>
release date: 11.10.2010 In a way Eritrea has vanished from the world’s radar. Music lovers around the world have been showing a huge interest in Ethiopian reissues from the 70s.... read more >>