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New Compilation Project, “The Best of African Music” Available Now on iTunes

The Best of African Music Album Released Exclusively on iTunes Throughout December

The Best of African Music compilation
is now available on iTunes, serving as an ideal holiday present to
music lovers worldwide.

New York, NY (PRWEB) December 23, 2010

Crafted with groovy, positive, energetic but also mellow and meditative music, The Best of African Music (One World – One Love edition) is one of the best compilations to come out this year.

While the album features some major names such as Akon, NAS, Nneka and Damian Marley,
The Best of African Music
(One World – One Love edition) also includes many independent and
established artists who are not necessarily known internationally,
giving these talented musicians the opportunity to reach out to a global

The full album will be available worldwide in 2011. To continue, Please click “MORE”!

World Music Artists Come Together to Support USA for Africa on ‘We Are The World/United in Song’ | Set To Be Released Dec. 7th, 2010

World Music Superstars Including
Angelique Kidjo, Luisa Maita, Michael Franti, and Others Join Together
to Support USA for Africa on Digital Compilation We Are The World/United
In Song – Global Release Date 12/7/10

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ — World music superstars lend  their support to the latest release from USA For Africa titled We Are The World/United In Song, a
digital compilation of 14 tracks featuring individual offerings from
some of the genre’s most compelling artists.  As an added bonus the
original recording of We Are The World is included on the
compilation to mark the 25th Anniversary of the historic recording.
 Proceeds from this effort are going to assist Africa and Africans with the current challenges facing the continent.  The compilation is available worldwide on December 7, 2010 to hundreds of digital storefronts across the globe including iTunes®, Amazon, eMusic, and Rhapsody in the U.S.

We Are The World/United In Song is a must-have collection of world music artists including: Angelique Kidjo, Luisa Maita, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Lila Downs, Aurelio Martinez with Youssou N’Dour, LeRoy Bell, Sierra Leone‘s Refugee All Stars, Razia Said, Shamarr Allen, Abigail Washburn & the Shanghai Restoration Project, G. Love & Special Sauce, Vieux Farka Toure, Bombay Dub Orchestra, Emi Meyer. The collection of songs was compiled by Executive Producers Suzie Weston and Alexia Baum To continue, Please click “MORE”!

New Recording Artist AiRis | The AiRis Project (Coming Fall 2010)

by ICY Public Relations Secures Debut International Recording Artist AiRis for 2010 Media and Public Relations Representation Debut International RecordingArtist AiRis is the newest addition to the African Music Industry New York, NY, May 07, 2010 –(– Continuing its efforts of being the public relations liaison between African Fashion and …