Nabyla Maan (Arabic : نبيلة معان ) is a young Moroccan singer-songwriter, born on December 6, 1987 in Fes, Morocco.
Nabyla recorded her first album in 2005 “D’nya”, in which she sings in Moroccan Arabic, Classical Arabic and French, including two reprises of Nass El Ghiwane’s famous songs “Allah Ya Molana” and “Essiniya”. Her album was sold to hundreds of thousand copies and allowed her to be showcased in concerts in Morocco and Europe. At age 19, she was the youngest Arab and African artist to perform at the Olympia music hall in Paris. (wiki )
Here ist the title song of her first album ” D´nya ”
The brothers Adam (15, vocals and guitar), Aaron (17, drummer) and Abel (15, bass) Lovac from Kerken / North Rhine-Westphalia are making music together since nine years. First in a band called LaLaLa, later they have renamed in 3A. For three years, the trio has been working on his debut – 28 March they will release the album “wirsindhier”.
Here is their debut single “Sind wir Freunde ?” (Are we Friends ) think there will be a hype in germany as knwohn with the boygroup Tokyo Hotel before.
Ijahman Levi (born 1946 in Manchester Parish, Jamaica as Trevor Sutherland) is a roots-reggae musician. His debut album, Haile I Hymn was released in 1978 under the label Iceland Records. His nickname Ijahman Levi he received after he converted to the Rastafari movement, as he sat 1972-1974 in prison.
Here is his song ” Jah is no secret” from his debut album “Haile i Hymn”
Alt-J is a british alternative pop and indie band from Leeds, formed in 2007. They released their debut album in 2012, and already won the british Mercury Prize in 2012. Listen to their nice single “Something Good”:
Ronan Parke, born in 1998, is a british singer, who was a finalist at Britain’s Got Talent in 2011. He debut album Ronan Parke from October 2011 reached #22 in the charts in the UK. Listen to him live at the final:
Antonia Vai is a 24-year old talented swedish singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. She’s well-established on the music scene of Stockholm and has been titled as a “bohemian soul diva“, but has clearly been influenced by folk. Focused on storytelling, shaped by rhythms and unique melodies, every song turns into a journey. In September 2012 she released her debut album “Lovers and Prophets“, a tribute to forbidden love and sanctifications. In the same turn, she released “Dirt from when the Earth was flat“, an album with gathered homemade productions.
Coolooloosh is one of the most diverse, innovative and successful bands to emerge from Israel to the international music. Formed in 2003 by five extremely talented musicians initially based in Jerusalem, Israel.Rapper Joel Covington (AKA Rebel Sun) joined in 2004 as the band perfected their style and released their debut album (‘Coolooloosh’) in early 2005.(homepage)
Cooloolosh are currently on Tour around Germany , released their second album “Elements of Sound”
King Charles, born in 1988 is an alternative, surf pop, rock and indie musician from West London. He released a great debut album in May 2012, and he gets more and more popular with his great folk pop songs. Listen to his great song “Mississippi Isabel”: