Sudanese-born / Brooklyn based singer, Alsarah, is preparing for her upcoming album release Silt on March 11th. Dubbed “The New Star of Nubian Pop” by The Guardian, Alsarah’s upcoming album w/ her band The Nubatones is described as “East African Retro Pop.” The songs focus on a nostalgic longing for a home that no longer exists, inspired by the Nubian “Songs of Return” which were connived after mass displacement in the lower Nubia.

Pre-Order Silt by Alsarah & The Nubatones

Prior to the album release, on Februrary 25th, Alsarah & The Nubatones will release the “Soukura” EP which features remixes of album tracks by African House legend, Boddhi Satva, Turntables On The Hudson / Wonderwheel Recordings’ Nickodemus and others. Full EP stream below, Pre-Order Alsarah & The Nubatones “Soukura” here.

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