20+ Artists From Their Global Network Release A New, Exclusive Track Every Day From December 1 – 20 “La Llama” By Camilo Lara and Toy Selectah to be Released Today
Los Angeles (December 3rd, 2014) – Red Bull, along with some of the most inspiring artists from their creative network, have curated a selection of songs to take music lovers into 2015. As part of an overarching commitment to nurture a network of creatives and their artistic development, comes a series of 20 exclusives tracks in 20 days from 33 artists.
Today, “Red Bull 20 Before 15” presents track 3 of 20: “La Llama” by Camilo Lara and Toy Selectah (http://20before15.redbull.com/)
Camilo Lara aka Mexican Institute of Sound and Toy Selectah have been mainstays of the Latin American music scene for some time. In early 2015 they’ll drop what Toy has dubbed “our PhD thesis on global music production.” Recorded at Red Bull Studios in New York, Los Angeles, London, and São Paulo, amongst other locations, Compass will include collaborations with more than 100 artists, ranging from Boy George to reggae legend Toots Hibbert from Toots & the Maytals. This upbeat hip hop jam boasts contributions from Notch (formerly of Born Jamericans), New York’s Matty Rico and Ohmega Watts, ghetto-techno empress Maluca, legendary Cali DJ Kut Masta Kurt and Beastie Boys collaborator Money Mark- block-party vibes a plenty.
Read how Camilo and Toy built their global supergroup (and watch out for a five-piece documentary series on the making of the album dropping soon).
This is track 3 of the “Red Bull 20 Before 15” series- 20 days, 20 exclusive tracks to take you into 2015. For more tracks and free download head to: 20before15.redbull.com/#compass
ABOUT RED BULL MUSIC ACADEMY – www.redbullmusicacademy.com
Red Bull Music Academy is a platform for those who make a difference in today’s musical landscape. The Academy has been pairing music legends and emerging beatsmiths since 1998 in cities such as Berlin, Cape Town, Melbourne, Barcelona, Rome, São Paulo, London, New York City and Tokyo. Every year 60 of the most gifted new music makers from all over the world get invited to create, celebrate and collaborate in a creative hub where they are exposed to musical luminaries such as Giorgio Moroder to Chuck D, amongst many others. Academy alumni have gone on to become true figureheads of their scenes like LA soul singer Aloe Blacc; experimental electronic music producer and beat music innovator Flying Lotus; Hudson Mohawke, the Scottish producer behind the beats of Drake and Kanye West; and UK singer Katy B, who introduced a larger audience to the sound of London’s dubstep, funky and garage.
ABOUT RED BULL RECORDS – www.redbullrecords.com
Red Bull Records is a full-service independent record label dedicated to long-term artist development with a global perspective. Cutting edge A&R, progressive marketing and innovative ideas drive the label’s promotional efforts. With a unique roster of artists including AWOLNATION, Beartooth, Blitz Kids, Five Knives, Heaven’s Basement, Itch, New Beat Fund and Twin Atlantic, Red Bull Records takes pride in promoting musical diversity across a wide range of genres. With offices in Los Angeles, New York City and London, the label is a subsidiary company of energy drink giant Red Bull, and was established in 2007 through the vision of founder Dietrich Mateschitz.