Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars

Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars have risen like a phoenix out of the ashes of war and enflamed the passions of fans across the globe with their uplifting songs of hope, faith and joy. The band is a potent example of the redeeming power of music and the ability of the human spirit to persevere through unimaginable hardship and emerge with optimism intact. From their humble beginnings in West African refugee camps Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars have performed on some of the world’s most prestigious stages and matured into one of Africa’s top touring and recording bands.

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March 18, 2014 — 

Africa’s most inspirational band celebrates ten years since its first recording with its finest album to date. Libation’s “around-the-campfire” intimacy, honest soulfulness, and technical prowess reveal how far Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars have come while remaining true to their roots. Produced by Chris Velan and mixed by Iestyn Polson, known for his work with David Gray, Patti Smith, and David Bowie, Libation embodies the contagious joy, optimism in the face of struggle and love for their fellow man that has earned Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars a devoted following across the globe.


"It's as easy to fall in love with these guys as it was with the Buena Vista Social Club.” Newsweek

“Their music emanates a life-affirming positivity.” BBC

“They still have something to teach the world.” Paste

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Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars "Libation" Now Available Worldwide on Cumbancha. http://shop.cumbancha.com/releases/libation.html


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December 18, 2012 — 

We are proud to announce that Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars album Radio Salone has been named CBC Music's top world music album of 2012.

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December 13, 2012 — 

The legendary Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars return to Europe this January for an 11-city tour. One of Africa’s top party bands will bring the warmth of the tropics to Ireland, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Finland, Sweden, Denmark and Lithuania.

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"Radio Salone" Just $5 on Amazon

August 01, 2012 — 

Amazon.com is offering "Radio Salone," the latest album from Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars, for just $5 the entire month of August. If you love the download, pick up the full album with its amazing artwork, or splurge on the limited edition 2LP vinyl.


Click here to purchase "Radio Salone" for just $5!

July 31, 2012 — 

Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars and Playing for Change have teamed up to bring you this amazing new video of the song "Refugee Rolling." Check out the video at 


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June 20, 2012 — 

The World Food Program USA and Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars have joined forces to bring attention to the urgent issue of global hunger. The music video for Big Fat Dog was filmed in Freetown, Sierra Leone and addresses an issue that's all too familiar to Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars: the divide between those who have plenty and those who have little.

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May 17, 2012 — 

With the release of their acclaimed third studio album Radio Salone, Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars are bringing their uplifting sounds on the road for an epic 43-city tour of North America between now and September (including 11 festivals). In July, the band will head overseas for the European leg of the Radio Salone World Tour.

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April 23, 2012 — 

Radio Salone, the third album from Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars, is available now online and at all major retailers in North America.


Cumbancha Official Store Purchase Link: http://store.cumbancha.com/album/radio-salone

Amazon.com CD Purchase Link: http://amzn.to/radiosalonecd

Amazon.com MP3 Purchase Link: http://amzn.to/radiosalonemp3

iTunes Purchase Link: http://bit.ly/radiosaloneitunes

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