Latest news » The Creole Choir of Cuba - Best Newcomer Award Nomination

Now in their third year, the Songlines Music Awards aim to recognise and celebrate the wealth of outstanding musical talent from across the world that has been reviewed in Songlines Magazine. The Creole Choir of Cuba has been recognised for the extraordinary impact they have made in the past year with a nomination in the Best Newcomer category. Following the release of Tande-la on Real World they have toured successfully in the UK and Europe and are currently in Australia with America to follow later in the summer. Beyond Songlines Magazine the group have received rapturous responses to both their recording and live shows.

"... sublimely blended vocals and rousing carnival rhythms.... their remarkable album, Tande-La (which translates as "listen"), is a rich and eclectic melting-pot that earned them critical applause far beyond world music circles." The Times UK

Published 23rd Mar 2011, 2:00pm »