New Arrivals - Music CDs
During the Arab Spring, as protestors flooded the streets in protest against the ruling elite, it was music that galvanized their spirit and communicated their message out loud. Powerful chants, soaring traditional melodies, and articulate hip-hop radiated throughout the revolutions. The Rough Guide charts the best underground tunes by El Tanbura, Sami Yusuf and Freemuse award winner Ramy Essam. Bonus CD "Revolution erupts" by Ramy Essam.
Hailing from New Jersey, the trailblazing band, whose creative energy and unwavering artistic commitment has reverberated through underground subculture and in tastemaker circles alike since the late 1990s, return with renewed passion and unrivaled skill with their fifth full-length album. The album represents a new holistic pinnacle of the band's constantly evolving and engaging dynamics.
The five-time Grammy winner, producer, and songwriter returned to the studio earlier this year to produce his first project of original music in the tropical genre in nearly a decade. His first single, Vivir Mi Vida, obtained the #1 position on iTunes, national radio, and Billboard charts.
Ghostface Killah's collaborative concept album with Adrian Younge has been hailed as one of the best rap albums of the year. This is a fan-based demand album. Tracks twelve to twenty-two are instrumental versions.