Toppa Top 10: The Best Caribbean Albums of 2011

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8. Meemee Nelzy, Kreyol Seasoning (Yumi Empress Music)

On the aptly titled Kreyol Seasoning, her second LP, Guadeloupe’s Meemee Nelzy crafted a uniquely Caribbean soul sound, as inspired by the rhythms of her native French Antilles as by the continental R&B of Les Nubians and the futuristic soundscapes of Flying Lotus.

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“Ola w te ye (Where Were You?”)