07 May 2015

SoundRoots / Spin The Globe’s Top 10 World Music Albums – May 2015

Herewith, the latest chart for your perusal. You'll find some unusual offerings here, including the more richly orchestrated new album from Souad Massi at the top of the chart, the amazing vocal skills of Gino Sitson at #2, and the new album from Angolan-born singer/percussionist Vivalda Dula.

  1. Souad Massi: El Mutakallimun (Masters Of The Word)
  2. Gino Sitson: VoiStrings
  3. Razia Said: Akory
  4. Richard Bona: This Is Richard Bona
  5. Taraf de Haidouks: Of Lovers, Gamblers and Parachute Skirts
  6. Cuban Beat Allstars: La Receta
  7. Vivalda Dula: Africa
  8. Monoswezi: Monoswezi Yanga
  9. Ludovico Einaudi: Tarata Project
  10. Tipsy Oxcart: Upside Down
The SoundRoots / Spin the Globe monthly Top 10 is a somewhat subjective ranking of recent "world music" album releases, based on on-air spins, listener response, and our own eclectic tastes. To have your album considered for airplay and charting, submit it!

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