Membership has its privileges. Learn more. First name and Last name. First name only. Email address It will remain private. Verification check. Email address. A few weeks after becoming friends on MySpace, Kutiman signed with his Take A Minute - Kutiman - Kutiman (CD recorded album to the Cologne-based label. Tastemakers like Gilles Peterson, Diplo and Roskow Jazzanova were instantly hooked, the Parisien afrobeat community welcomed Kutiman with open arms and and "Straight No Chaser" magazine dubbed him "Psychedelic space funk architect".
But once you listen to Kutiman's whole album, you realise that afrobeat is only one shade of Kuti's kaleidoscopic sound. From Westindian grooves and easy listening to rock and soul and even pop there are no barriers. And while Album) recorded the bulk of the album all by himself, playing keys, drums, guitar, percussions and bass he also showcases many of his friends and favourite musicians from the scene in Tel Aviv.
And it was Kuti's longtime friend and production partner in various other projects, Ronen Sabbo, who helped mixing the album. Funkenstein himself, you can still grab the free download Find us on Facebook. Track Listing. Bango Fields. No Reason for You. Take a Minute. Losing It. Once You're Near Me. Escape Route. Trumpet Woman. Kutiman burst onto the international music scene in with the worldwide release of his critically acclaimed Take A Minute - Kutiman - Kutiman (CD self-titled debut album, which gained him the title of "psychedelic funk architect" by the UK based magazine Straight No Chaser.
In this project Kutiman mixed dozens of unrelated YouTube videos to create an online album which has received more than 11 million views to date. His work has been deemed "the future of music" and "internet's new frontier".
In the coming months, Kutiman is set to release his highly anticipated sophomore full-length album 6AM, the first release off his new record label Siyal Music.
Kutiman - Bongo Fields Kutiman - No Reason For You Kutiman - Take A Minute Kutiman - Losing It Album) - Skit Kutiman - Chaser I've never been able to enumerate a list of things I like or don't like in music, and I don't always necessarily know why I like something-- it just flips Album) switch we all have inside of us.
Ultimately, I don't think it's important to know why we like the music we do, because the act of liking it is self-justifying. I'm saying all this in part because I couldn't immediately think of a way to describe what's so great about Kutiman. I know one thing, though: I like this.
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