Over the past 24 years, Real World Records have widened horizons and expanded record collections with unerring artistry and eclecticism, releasing extraordinary music from all corners of the globe.
Explore our catalogue and discover hidden gems with these themed digital compilations. Perfect introductions if you’re new to Real World and ideal if you want to delve deeper into our musical vaults.
We kick off with Real World: Africa Grooves 1 on 18th June.
Sample 12 glorious grooves from this great continent of music. From Rossy’s Madagascan rapping to Juldeh Camara, the Fulani Coochie Man of Gambia; from the legendary soaring vocals of Papa Wemba to psychedelic trance of Speed Caravan. The diversity and richness will leave you breathless.
A new compilation will be released every two weeks. Look out for Real World: Film & TV 1, Real World: Indian Classical and Real World: Remixed coming this summer.