Love and Devotion

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
The qawwali singer Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan has always be something of a totem figure both to Real World Records and its sister… more »

Star Rise

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan & Michael Brook
In 1997, Real World commissioned the leading lights of the UK's so-called Asian Underground movement to remix and reshape the back… more »

Real World: Remixed

Various Artists
Over many years Real World tracks have been a rich source of inspiration for producers and mixers. The extraordinary sounds and… more »


Afro Celt Sound System
Pod is a personal collection of some of the very best remixes from the Afro Celt Sound System's career to 2004. The album also… more »

Untold Things

Jocelyn Pook
The Real World Gold version of Untold Things includes two bonus tracks: Adam's Lullaby and Ave Maria, sung by Natacha Atlas. "I… more »

Indian Classical

Various Artists
Buy Indian Classical on iTunes Immerse yourself in the rich ambience of the classical music of India. From Amjad Ali Khan - the… more »

Film & TV 1

Various Artists
The second release in our new series of digital compilations is Film & TV 1.Real World music has featured in many major movies and… more »

Africa Grooves 1

Various Artists
Buy Africa Grooves 1 on iTunes Sample 12 glorious grooves from every corner of this great continent of music. From Rossy's Madagascan… more »


Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was a man of impressive, even daunting, stature. The emotional intensity and soaring power of his voice… more »

The Work Room Sessions

Rock singer/songwriter Pina was described on her debut album release as 'musical magic' by Billboard. On this previously-unreleased… more »

Live / Remix

Portico Quartet
Portico Quartet bring their powerful live performance to record. Drawing on the inspiration of electronica, ambient, classical and dance… more »


The Creole Choir of Cuba
Santiman is The Creole Choir's second album, and the follow up to Tande-la. Freedom songs that have been passed down through generations of… more »

Running Still

Charlie Winston
"My sole objective on the album Running Still was to be able to engage people's feet first and slowly rise to the mind," says Charlie… more »

Steepless ft. Cornelia

Portico Quartet
Taken from their recent album, Portico Quartet, Steepless is the band's first vocal collaboration and features the East London based… more »


Samuel Yirga
Guzo is the debut release of young Ethiopian pianist Samuel Yirga. Against the odds, Samuel found his way to music school in Addis Ababa… more »

Spirit Of The Century

The Blind Boys Of Alabama
Since 1939, The Blind Boys of Alabama have thrilled religious and secular audiences alike with irresistible, inspirational Gospel… more »

Volume 3 : Further In Time

Afro Celt Sound System
When Simon Emmerson began to piece together the Afro Celt Sound System in 1992 he had no idea where the journey would take him. But… more »

Yol Bolsin

Sevara Nazarkhan
Buy Yol Bolsin on iTunes Sevara's acclaimed 2002 debut Yol Bolsin ('Where Are You Going') is a collection of traditional, folk and… more »

Coming Home

Yungchen Lhamo
Freedom has a special savour in the mouth of an exile. For Yungchen Lhamo, a singer who fled Tibet nine years ago to make her way in… more »

The Journey

Maryam Mursal
The journey of this 1998 record's title is a very literal one, as experienced by Maryam Mursal and her five children when they… more »