DJ Nightshade’s Arafunk

Various Artists, mixed by DJ Nightshade

AraFunk, The Sound of Arabia (E-Magine Entertainment, 2003)

This is the latest E-Magine Entertainment  release in The Sound of series. AraFunk, The Sound of Arabia,  mixed by DJ Nightshade is a stimulating compilation which includes some of the hottest and most renowned Middle Eastern dance tracks from the charts around the world. DJ Nightshade, known for his Arabic Fusion style and his numerous residences around the country, has put together an outstanding collection. He uses modern Arabic and Turkish tracks and mixes them with classic American funk & disco beats. DJ Nightshade calls it “AraFunk”.

Track Listings:

1. Move Your Belly – Said Mrad

2. Y Rayah –

Rachid Taha

3. Ya Albi –

4. Kabahat – Serdar Ortac

5. Kaliyon Ka Chaman – Bappi Lahiri (remix)

6. I’m Diggin You – Sat-R-Day (Stellio Ragga mix)

7. Mas Papaya – Sidestepper

8. Mundian To Bach Ke – Panjabi MC

9. Akli Fiha – Cheb Tarik

10. If I Were A Rich Girl – Tara

11. Egyptian Drummer – RLP/Hossam

12. Disturb – Said Mrad

13. Chicky – Oojami

14. Sikidim (Hepsi Senin Mi?) – Tarkan

15. Parisien Du Nord –

Author: Angel Romero

Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music music for many years. He founded the websites and Angel produced several TV specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World.