Monday, September 13, 2010

Luísa Maita Moves on Up - WMCE and CMJ

Luísa Maita, Brazilian music's newest rising star, continues to move up on influential tastemaker radio charts. This month Luísa's acclaimed debut album Lero-Lero moved up on September's World Music Charts Europe to claim the #5 spot and just this week the album bumped up to #2 on CMJ's New World Chart.

Luísa Maita's debut North American Tour begins November 3rd in New York City and hit's major cities throughout the region. Full tour dates listed here.

Top 20 of 162 nominated records
1 JAMM Last month: 23
Cheikh Lo Senegal World Circuit
2 KOLI Last month: - -
Piirpauke Finland Rockadillo
3 KULTURE NOIR Last month: - -
Simphiwe Dana South Africa Skip Records
4 SMOD Last month: 6
SMOD Mali Because
5 LERO LERO Last month: 7
Luisa Maita Brazil Cumbancha
6 PICK A DREAM Last month: 10
Tumi & The Volume Southafrica Sakifo Records
7 DJITOUMOU Last month: 1
Idrissa Soumaoro Mali/France Lusafrica
8 MAGNIFICATION Last month: 3
Magnifico Slovenia Piranha
9 AL-MARAYA Last month: 16
Al Andaluz Project Germany/Spain Galileo MC
10 ON AIR Last month: - -
Cheikha Remitti Algeria Tradition&Moderne

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