DRC Music is another Africa-inspired and Africa-infused project by the most renaissance man in pop music, Damon Albarn (Blur, Gorillaz, The Good, The Bad and The Queen, among many others). Unlike his previous work of such – mainly connected to the country of Mali -, DRC Music concentrates on the Congo and showcases work of producers selected by Damon Albarn. DRC Music is comprised of producers: T-E-E-D (Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs), Dan The Automator, Jneiro Jarel, Richard Russell, Actress, Marc Antoine, Alwest, Remi Kabaka, Rodaidh McDonald and Kwes, with album artwork by Aitor Throup and Hardy Blechman.
Kinshasa One Two will be released digitally by Warp Records on 3rd October 2011 with a CD/vinyl release to follow on 7th November, to benefit Oxfam. Pre-order link is HERE
Their debut album ‘Kinshasa One Two’ can be listened HERE