#Releases

The Unique Sound of Jicco Funk

Best of Jicco Funk Volume 1

A door to a lost world

Dig This Way Records has captured this unique sound on "Best of Jicco Funk Volume 1", a door to a world of music that is high grade in quality, diverse, and open to interpretation even if the selected tracks are all from the same record label. One's questions might include: When did they start? Why did they start? Who was behind it? Where did the artists come from? Listen and learn...

#Music #Afrocentric #AfroJazz #Soul #Reggae

Amara Tari | 'Home'

Amara Tari | Home

Home is where the heart is

Daisy Chepchichir Ruto aka Amara Tari, is a Kenyan Singer, Songwriter, Actor and Model. Her latest single 'HOME' is a song about loss and self-discovery, the journey and internal struggle everyone faces, and also the feeling only you can feel when you finally make it through.

#Music #RnB #Jazz

Kamal Keila | "Muslims And Christians"

Kamal Keila 'Muslims And Christians

Saved from oblivion

Habibi Funk is the sister label of Jakarta Records, dedicated to rereleasing funk-fueled Arabic music from the 60s to 80s. From rare Tunisian disco to Sudanese jazz—Kamal Keila is part of a series on the latter. His record 'Muslims And Christians' was saved from oblivion off old moldy studio reels tucked away in Kamal Keila’s basement.

#Music #Afrobeat #AfroJazz

Global Riddims Vol 5

Global Riddims Vol.5

Global grooves from the 4 corners of the world

Another awesome Global Riddims selection of global grooves from the 4 corners of the world mixing #AfroBeat #AfroJazz #GlobalFunk #LatinBeats. The album takes you on a virtual world trip from Réunion and Accra to Bogota, Istanbul and beyond.

#Music #Afrobeat #AfroJazz #GlobalFunk #LatinBeats

Adjiri Odametey | Ekonklo

Adjiri Odametey | Ekonklo

Strong, new impulses from West Africa

A warm, earthy voice is the trademark of West African singer-songwriter Adjiri Odametey. Combining this voice with the sounds of native African instruments, such as the kora (African harp), the balafon (wooden xylophone) and the thumb-pianos kalimba and mbira. His music captivates listeners.

#Music #Afrocentric #KoraMusic

Nilotika Cultural Ensemble | Nyabingi Resurrection

Nilotika Cultural Ensemble | Nyabingi Resurrection

East Africa meets East Kingston

Working with Switchstance Recordings, Nilotika have achieved a milestone in musical history: the first ever African Nyabingi recording, which took place at East African Records studio in Kampala, Uganda. The session was captured over two weeks, using local instruments and the full ensemble of around 15 people, including friends and family. The results are extraordinary.

#Culture #Afrocentric #Nyabinghi