Rhythms of Black Peru to be released on May 25th (MP3 + Video)| 19 May, 2011
Following on from their Peña series of new Afro-Peruvian music, on May 25th Secret Stash Records will be releasing Rhythms of Black Peru, a compilation of classic Afro-Peruvian music, sourced straight from the vinyl.
The compilation will include some of the greats of the genre, including Eva Ayllon, Nicomedes Santa Cruz, Chabuca Granda and Zambo Cavero. The record will be released as a hand-numbered vinyl-only compilation (see picture below). See Secret Stash Records for more details.
We have a teaser video for you here as well as a free download of Eva Ayllon singing “”.
MP3 Download: Eva Ayllon Ruperta
You can find out more about Rhythm of Black Peru at a dedicated blog here. You can also read an interview with Eric Foss (of Secret Stash Records) here and one with Susana Baca, the Queen of Afro-Peru here
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