Across the diaspora, there’s a depth of sounds that showcase the brilliance and artistry of black people.
Diaspora discoveries is a weekly column which aims to champion and celebrate these voices. Sit back and let them take you on a melodic journey…
Ontario’s Derin Falana speaks of his wanderlust on Vacation, which makes for the perfect summer BBQ soundtrack.
Laced with silky and serene vocals, HAULA shares her deeply emotive new single Losing Touch.
Sam Mozafari delights his humble SoundCloud following with this mellow baile-funk sound.
Gods Of Yoruba, Daymé Arocena’s latest offering, sees the Cuban vocalist turn to jazz and focus on instrumentation as opposed to lyricism.
Hip-hop and grime artist Dave has released an exhilarating Rain & Snow, featuring a sample from Kano’s P’s and Q’s.