Omar Souleyman to release first studio album <i>Wenu Wenu</i> in September, produced by Four Tet

Domino’s Ribbon label have announced full details of Omar Souleyman‘s new album, Wenu Wenu.

Souleyman is a phenomenon in his home country of Syria, a wedding singer who’s gathered international acclaim through releases on Sublime Frequencies and high-profile shows at festivals like Sonar. Wenu Wenu is the first album Souleyman’s recorded in a studio, and comes produced by Four Tet (with asssistance from Souleyman’s long-time collaborator Rizen Sa’id. It will be released on October 21.

You can watch a trailer for the album below; Four Tet and Gilles Peterson recently aired some material from the album on East London radio station NTS.

1. Wenu Wenu
2. Ya Yumma
3. Nahy
4. Khattaba
5. Warni Warni
6. Mawal Jamar
7. Yagbuni



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