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Listen: The Very Best Cover Mumford & Sons

“Below My Feet” Gets a New Take

Jul 23, 2013

Swedish/African duo The Very Best was joined by Seye for a cover of kings of the road and charts, Mumford & Sons. More

Apr 25, 2012

The Very Best, aka Malawian singer Esau Mwamwaya and London-based producer Johan Hugo, has announced the release of MTMTMK, the follow-up to their breakthrough 2009 LP Warm Heart of Africa. More



Reviews

Makes a King

Makes a King

Moshi Moshi

Apr 16, 2015

The opening of Makes a King, the third album from The Very Best, sounds like the cries from The Lion King. More

Vampire Weekend, Beach House, and The Very Best at The Hollywood Bowl, Hollywood, CA

September 27th, 2010

Oct 01, 2010

Although autumn had officially hit several days earlier, one would have been hard pressed to find any signs of the new season at Vampire Weekend’s unseasonably hot Hollywood Bowl debut Sunday night. Also making their sweat-drenched bowl debuts were African/Swedish band The Very Best, and Baltimore, Maryland’s Beach House.  More