Champagne And Grits

Little Axe
In 2004 Skip and his team found a new home at Real World Records and created 'Champagne & Grits' (featuring Shara Nelson and Chris Difford… more »

Day Of Colours

Rizwan-Muazzam Qawwali
When the unforgettable qawwali singer Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan died in Pakistan in 1997, he left a musical vacuum into which stepped his two… more »

Diam

Daby Touré
Daby Touré's first album for Real World. The songs on the album tell of Daby's life, of the people around him and of the world in… more »

Street Signs

Ozomatli
It is time for a revolution. It is time for another Ozomatli album. It is time for Street Signs The last time Los Angeles' beloved… more »

Tana Tani

State of Bengal Vs Paban Das Paul
'Tana Tani' plunges Paban into the dub-heavy melee of the British Asian breakbeat scene, where his ecstatic, smoky vocals soar over… more »

Go Tell It On The Mountain

The Blind Boys Of Alabama
Go Tell It On The Mountain is the first holiday theme album in the group's 60-year history, and their third release for Real World… more »

Sanctuary

Charlie Musselwhite
On this latest musical excursion, Charlie Musselwhite explores the themes that have always charged the potency of the blues: loneliness,… more »

Neguinha Te Amo

Daúde
Though this may come as a surprise to those unfamiliar with Brazil's music scene, Daude is a rare find: a Black woman in Brazil's eclectic… more »

Among Brothers

Abdelli
With no preconceived idea, and with the openness of mind of a newborn child, Abdelli and I let our inspiration be guided by signs that… more »

Seed

Afro Celt Sound System
It was 1996 when Afro Celt Sound System first assaulted our senses with their innovative fusion of West African rhythms, Irish… more »

Never Trust A Hippy

Adrian Sherwood
Never Trust A Hippy, is Adrian Sherwood's eclectic, compelling and lovingly crafted solo debut. The timing, it seemed, was right.… more »

Mariama

Pape and Cheikh
Everyone knows the majesty of Africa's traditional folk music. But few in the West would have connected Africa with 'folk' in the… more »

Espace

Tama
Most bands, whether in the western rock tradition or in African music, are built around the concept of a leader - one strong character who… more »

Music of the Himalayas

Rahul Sharma
Let's pretend it's still September 2000. A 27-year-old santoor player called Rahul Sharma is touring as principal soloist with a trio of… more »

Roots Controller

Misty in Roots
REJOICE! The return of Misty In Roots to the recording studio with 'Roots Controller' marks twelve years since their last release - and the… more »

Redemption's Son

Joseph Arthur
Even as you read this Joseph Arthur is making another record. Or sculpting or painting or tapping rows of Beat prose onto a PowerBook… more »

Assembly

Hukwe Zawose
Tanzania has a made-to-measure musical ambassador in the person of Dr Hukwe Zawose: educator, instrument builder, cultural conservationist… more »

Quick Look

Pina
Songwriters have often travelled far and wide in search of inspiration. But the crazy journey undertaken by Austrian singer, songsmith and… more »

My Songs And A Poem

Estrella Morente
"One of our intentions was to keep the flavour of classic flamenco, while imbuing this 'deep song' (cante jondo) with contemporary feeling.… more »

Spirit of Africa

Various Artists
Real World Records, in conjunction with the Mercury Phoenix Trust, are proud to announce the release of "Spirit of Africa" (through Real… more »