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Illa J – Home [Song] Prod. Calvin Valentine

May 20, 2017 by


Not only do we have a new song from Illa J but he has also announced that he signed to Jakarta Records! “Singing was always a big passion for me..I was always fascinated at all the acrobatic vocal runs some singers do with their voice. To me it’s an athletic thing and I definitely see […]

Habibi Funk 006: Al Massrieen – Modern Music [Album]

May 1, 2017 by


Our 7th release by Al Massrieen just dropped today. You can hear the full album by following the link above to our bandcamp. It took us quite some time to get everything together for this one, I think I travelled 5 times to Cairo in the last year, but we’re more then happy that the album is finally […]

Habibi Funk – 007 (More 1970s & 1980s sounds from the Arabic world #AntiTrumpMusic) [Mix]

February 5, 2017 by


Just 2 days ago I was sitting in a cafe during my recent trip for Lebanon and Egypt when Donald Trump announced his ban of muslim people visiting the USA marking another climax of xenophobia, anti muslim and anti Arabic narrative (الترجمة العربية أسفله).  At the same time I was in Cairo, a colorful, energetic and […]

Otis Junior & Dr. Dundiff – Why Can’t You (Just Come For Conversation) [Video]

January 19, 2017 by


Otis Junior & Dr.Dundiff have a special bond. They met 1 year ago at a local R&B contest in Louisville. Dr.Dundiff was the DJ of the night and Otis Junior happened to be the only contestant he had never heard of. He took the stage just playing piano and singing and Dr.Dundiff was so blown […]

Olivier St. Louis – Fall In Love [Song]

January 15, 2017 by


Olivier St.Louis went on to receive significant international attention for his work as a featured singer/songwriter back then still under the name Olivier Daysoul. He worked and toured worldwide with various artists including Oddisee, C2C, Onra and Bibio, Hudson Mohawke as such as other producers from the Warp Records family. Despite all of this, Olivier […]

Ahmed Malek & Flako – The Electronic Tapes [Songs]

December 18, 2016 by


In the early 1980s, Ahmed Malek was already in his 50s (الترجمة العربية أسفله) , when he discovered synthesizers and electronic music for himself and started to experiment with sounds. None of it was ever released but we got a huge box of master tapes from his family and we’re happy to present this different […]

Carthago – Alech [Song]

November 9, 2016 by


Carthago was founded in the late 1970s as a fusion of Dalton and a second band called Marhaba Band. Both bands frequently played at hotels and night clubs in Tunis and Sousse. They had similar musical influences and despite the fact that they were competition for the most part, they came up with the idea […]

stuff daddy – page [Song]

July 6, 2016 by


have you been missing the sound of champagne sparkling? and some good old beats with soul? suff daddy’s here to give you both at once with his new drop off his album “birdsongs”

Jakarta Records – Habibi Funk #6 [Mix]

July 3, 2016 by


the mix #6 is done after i spent some time traveling and djing in north africa and the middle east. the deeper i dive into all of this the more i love the music. this time it’s a mixture of music from vinyl and this time cassette tapes. it ended up being very summer compatible and […]

Jakarta Records – Spring In Jakarta [Mixtape]

June 7, 2016 by


It’s spring time, so about time for another seasons compilation in the form of “Spring In Jakarta”. As always “Spring In Jakarta” will be a free DLL with free cassette tape copies available from selected retailer + a limited tape + t-shirt bundle with . The  release features unreleased music by Jakarta artists and musicians we happen […]