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Shabaka & The Ancestors - We Are Sent Here By History makes 'HENRY herald: 50 best albums of 2020 so far'

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Stacker sorted 2020's 50 best albums as of June, collecting statistics on this year's top albums from Metacritic. Each album is ranked by Metascore data and its number of reviews. Uncertainties have rocked the start of 2020, crushing promises of live concerts at venues and festivals. But today's artists aren't letting these aftershocks pause the show. The start of the new decade was blessed with so many fresh albums in various genres While reality seems to grow more chaotic by the minute, these new releases are perfect for those who want to temporarily escape from the real world through retro-pop tracks and trancy synth beats blasting in their ears. 

New music has added color to the haze that has been 2020. Peruse this year's best sounds including;
#35. 'We Are Sent Here by History' by Shabaka & the Ancestors
- Metascore: 84
- Release date: March 13, 2020

Shabaka & the Ancestors are a contemporary jazz outfit brought together by saxophonist Shabaka Hutchings. "We Are Sent Here by History" melds saxophone, trumpet, drums, percussion, bass, and piano notes to evoke images of South Africa's traditions and culture.   Impulse! Records

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