Don’t miss MPEACH’s new single “Alarma (feat. Copout)”, recently release this past October 27th with a self directed music video. (more…)
INTL BLK is happy to announce the release of “Tiene El Control” a romantic Afrobeats en Español single by Raka Rich of Los Rakas. A continuation of the platform’s Black Atlantic single series, the track brings together 3 California-based artists, each with Panamanian, Garifuna and Sierra Leonean origins. It is a perfect example of INTL BLK’s mission to be a platform celebrating Black diversity.
Dutty Artz is proud to present the music video for Kondi Band’s “Titi Dem Too Service.” (more…)
It’s been some time coming, but Kondi Band — the inspired Afro-electronic collaboration between Dutty Artz member Chief Boima and Sierra Leonean kondi (thumb piano) virtuoso Sorie Kondi — will release their debut LP Salone in partnership with Strut Records and Chief Boima’s own INTL BLK, this June 2nd.
The album follows the release of 2016’s Belle Wahallah EP, which spawned a #1 Spotify Viral Chart hit in the form of the track “Yeanoh (Powe Handa Blingabe),” as well as The Freetown Tapes, a free collection of Kondi’s solo work in the early 2000’s, mixed by Boima.
Salone arrives on CD, 2LP, and digital formats. Pre-order the album and get the song “Titi Dem Too Service” (performed live at WOMEX below) now!
It’s been five years in the making, but the Kondi Band has finally arrived! (more…)
Geko Jones is back with a new video to help launch his collaborative project with Fania Records: Ralfi Pagan’s Latin Soul Remixed. (more…)
My first gig in Chicago I had the pleasure of meeting Vivian Garcia after her performance at a street music festival. About a year ago she reached out asking if I was open to do a remix of a song her and Armando Perez collaborated on, called “Loc@s”. When she sent the track I was instantly taken by the sweet vocal melodies and performance. (more…)
Today my bother from another mother Sunsplah a.k.a Alberto Stangarone is officially dropping his new EP titled “13” with support of Mexican label Casete.
Along with his release there is a music video directed by long time friend Adela Pantin for “Lucero”
You can get “13” for free on bandcamp for limited time or go over to iTunes and show some love.
Something Beautiful, the moody new video and single from Brooklyn Shanti featuring Evelyn Sharma gives the feeling that autumn is just around the corner. Its a warm fuzzy feel in your headphones. (more…)