Glastonbury Performer, African Nomad, and the world’s Best Afro House DJ Nominee, Floyd Lavine Launches AFRIKAN TALES, a boutique record label, Powered by Paradise Worldwide as the label’s exclusive distributor.
AFRIKAN TALES is a label that features inspirational stories and perspectives composed by Africa-wide performers who, through various forms of creative expression, regale personal perspectives of their indigenous culture.
The partnership with Paradise Worldwide as the exclusive distributor, presents a perfect ‘fit’ for Floyd’s storytelling innovation. Paradise Worldwide is a global organization that already represents leading electronic artists and labels such as Kerri Chandler, Wankelmut, Kollektiv Turmstrasse, King Street Records & Katermukke to name a few.
Paradise Worldwide’s vision, embracing the diversity of thought to celebrate the individuality of its artists, is to build bridges of cultural understanding between the African continent and the rest of the world. Simultaneously, increased demand for African music will place unique talent on the global map.
It is only natural for this visionary, Floyd Lavine to launch an imprint of his own. In the past decade, Floyd’s reputation has risen through championing the African electronic music sound and growing a resounding following and movement around the world.
– Floyd Lavine.
With the unveiling of AFRIKAN TALES, Lavine releases his latest single “We Here Now” as the la-bel’s first project and his soon to be launched EP, The Story Tellers.
The EP will be an exploration of Floyd’s versatility, encompassing soulful cuts contributing to a futuristic Afro sound.