19 Shouts - 75,800 Scrobbles
Romare has spent the last year collecting samples and working on a concept: that a new form of music can emerge by investigating the relationship between different musical cultures through sampling. Samples of songs, speeches, interviews, field recordings and films were carefully chosen and rearranged to explore the connection between African and African-American music. Rhythms from West Africa are integrated with voices from Harlem, conversations about race and identity between writers and ethnomusicologists are constructed, speeches from activists are conjoined with the voices of prisoners.
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Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- Down the Line (It Takes a Number) - (4:15) - 9,974 plays
- The Blues (It Began in Africa) - (3:55) - 3,129 plays
- Your Love (You Give Me Fever) - (5:54) - 3,137 plays
- Freedom (Aspirations Of A Prisoner) - (3:24) - 1,864 plays
- Taste of Honey (From the City) - (6:16) - 1,881 plays
- I Wanna Go (Turn Back) - (5:27) - 1,496 plays
- Hey Now (When I Give You All My Lovin') - (2:27) - 1,094 plays
- Freedom - Aspirations Of A Prisoner - (3:25) - 818 plays
- Hey Now (When I Give You All My Lovin`) - (2:26) - 869 plays
- Jimi & Faye, Pt. 1 - (5:13) - 635 plays