WOMEX Top Label Award 2010 Goes to World Village

The WOMEX Top Label Award for 2010 has been given to World Village / Harmonia Mundi (France/USA). Created as a joint project with the World Music Charts Europe (WMCE), the selection for the WOMEX Top Label Award is made using the charts of 47 radio broadcasters from 24 countries over the last 12 months (from October 2009 until September 2010) and compiled by Johannes Theurer.

1. World Village / Harmonia Mundi (France/USA)

Chart-topping CDs:

– Lokua Kanza: Nkolo
– Lila Downs y la Mysteriosa: En Paris – Live a FIP
– Yasmin Levy: Sentir
– Les Triaboliques: Rivermudtwilight
– Mayte Martin: Al Cantar a Manuel

Other winners:

2. Cumbancha (USA)
3. Lusafrica (France)
4. Soundway (UK)
5. Naive (France)
6. Outhere (Germany)
7. Galileo MC (Spain/Germany)
8. World Circuit (UK)
9. Asphalt Tango (Germany)
10. Six Degrees (USA)

For the full top-20 with chart-topping CDs: http://www.womex.com

Author: World Music Central News Department

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