Soundway Records


Soundway Records is a British-based independant record label founded and run by English DJ and music producer Miles Cleret. It started in 2002 with the release of a compilation of Ghanaian music from the 1970s : ''Ghana Sounds: Afrobeat, Funk & Fusion in '70s Ghana''.

Since then the label has released a series of critically acclaimed compilation albums and re-issues of African, Caribbean, Latin and Asian music from the 1950s - 1980s. These include the well-received Nigeria Special, Ghana special & Kenya Special compilation albums that Cleret spent years compiling. Since 2012 the label has issued a series of original contemporary releases as well as re-issuing older music. These include releases from acts susch as Batida, Ibibio Sound Machine, Debruit & Alsarah, Fumaca Preta, Ondatropica, The Meridian Brothers, Los Miticos Del Ritmo, Chico Mann, Bomba Estereo, My Panda Shall Fly, Konkoma, Family Atlantica & Dexter Story.

In 2014, Soundway was named by The Guardian as "One of the 10 British Labels defining the Sound of 2014".

FEATURED PRODUCTS

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Fumaça Preta
Impuros Fanáticos
Album
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La Yegros
Magnetismo
Album
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Kiki Gyan
24 Hours in a Disco 1978-82
2xLP
£14.99
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Eddie Hooper
Pass It On (Part 1) / Tomorrow's Sun
12"
£8.99
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Various Artists
Kenya Special Remix EP
12"
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Los Miticos Del Ritmo
Los Miticos Del Ritmo
LP
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Shaluza Max / Tabu Ley ...
Mangase / Hafi Deo
12"
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Fumaça Preta
La Trampa (Limited Edition Marbled Effect 7”)
7"
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Meridian Brothers
Los Suicidas
LP
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Dexter Story
Wondem
CD
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Various Artists
Sound of Siam - Leftfield Luk Thung, Jazz & Molam in Thai...
2xLP
£14.99
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Various Artists
The Sound of Siam volume 2 - Molam & Luk Thung Isan from ...
2x12"
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Fantasma
Free Love
CD
£7.00
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Fantasma
Free Love
2xLP
£12.99
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Various Artists
Highlife On The Move: Selected Nigerian & Ghanaian Record...
3xLP
£22.99
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Various Artists
Highlife On The Move: Selected Nigerian & Ghanaian Record...
2xCD
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Fumaça Preta
Fumaça Preta
CD
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Batida
Dois
LP
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Batida
Dois
CD
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Kiki Gyan
24 Hours in a Disco 1978-82
CD
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Various Artists
Ghana Special: Modern Highlife, Afro Sounds & Ghanaian Bl...
2xCD
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Various Artists
Ten Cities
3xLP
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Various Artists
Ten Cities
CD
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Bomba Estereo
Elegancia Tropical
CD
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