PopMatters' 12 Best World Music Albums of 2016

PopMatters' 12 Best World Music Albums of 2016

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Afro-Haitian Experimental Orchestra - Afro-Haitian Experimental Orchestra

Afro-Haitian Experimental Orchestra - Afro-Haitian Experimental Orchestra
July 22, 2016
Critic Score
67
3 reviews
User Score
57
1 review

Bombino - Azel

Bombino - Azel
April 1, 2016
World
Critic Score
77
7 reviews
User Score
72
17 reviews

Caetano Veloso & Gilberto Gil - Dois Amigos, Um Século de Música - Multishow Live

Caetano Veloso & Gilberto Gil - Dois Amigos, Um Século de Música - Multishow Live
April 8, 2016
Critic Score
70
2 reviews
User Score
75
1 review

Céu - Tropix

Céu - Tropix
March 25, 2016
Art Pop
Critic Score
80
2 reviews
User Score
80
56 reviews

Imarhan - Imarhan

Imarhan - Imarhan
April 29, 2016
Critic Score
75
2 reviews
User Score
73
4 reviews

Kristi Stassinopoulou & Stathis Kalyviotis - NYN

Kristi Stassinopoulou & Stathis Kalyviotis - NYN
September 30, 2016
Critic Score
NR
User Score
57
1 review

Luísa Maita - Fio da Memória

Luísa Maita - Fio da Memória
September 23, 2016
Art Pop
Critic Score
78
2 reviews
User Score
78
14 reviews

Paul Bowles - Music of Morocco: Recorded by Paul Bowles, 1959

Paul Bowles - Music of Morocco: Recorded by Paul Bowles, 1959
April 1, 2016
Critic Score
91
4 reviews
User Score
95
1 review

Rokia Traoré - Né So

Rokia Traoré - Né So
February 12, 2016
World
Critic Score
69
5 reviews
User Score
73
7 reviews

Terra Sangue Mare - Terra Sangue Mare

Terra Sangue Mare - Terra Sangue Mare
April 29, 2016
Critic Score
NR
User Score
66
1 review

The Klezmatics - Apikorsim

The Klezmatics - Apikorsim
November 4, 2016
Critic Score
60
1 review
User Score
43
1 review

Zomba Prison Project - I Will Not Stop Singing

Zomba Prison Project - I Will Not Stop Singing
September 9, 2016
Critic Score
80
1 review
User Score
NR
Original Source: http://www.popmatters.com/feature/the-12-best-world-music-albums-of-2016/

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