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Chillout music with lyrics

Created by EnrixosfromParis on 05 Apr 2018 | Last edited by EnrixosfromParis on 13 Apr 2018

This regroups all the artists who write or interpret relaxing songs sometimes with lyrics
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This collection is opened for song suggestions, and its aim is to be of use for everybody.
This project is the result of collective work (still having to be done), by all the members
that suggested songs in comments, in addition to the one i knew. I thank you all in advance
for your precious help, and suggestions and would be really glad if this is of help to anyone Regular smile

According to Wikipédia:
Dead Can Dance is an Australian musical project formed in 1981
in Melbourne by Lisa Gerrard and Brendan Perry. The band
relocated to London, England, in May 1982. Australian music
historian Ian McFarlane described Dead Can Dance's style as
"constructed soundscapes of mesmerising grandeur and
solemn beauty; African polyrhythms, Gaelic folk, Gregorian
chant, Middle Eastern mantras, and art rock."

Artist | Spain Folk

According to Wikipédia:
Montserrat Figueras i García (Catalan: [munsəˈrat fiˈɣeɾəs i ɡərˈsi.ə],
1942–2011) was a Catalan soprano who specialized in early (medieval
and renaissance) music

3. Era

According to Wikipédia:
Era (styled as +eRa+, acronym for “Enminential Rythmn of the
Ancestors”) is a New-Age music[1] project by French composer
Eric Lévi. They use lyrics (by Guy Protheroe) which, although
similar to Greek or Latin, are, in fact, deliberately devoid of any
exact meaning. Musically, the project blends Gregorian chants
with modern elements and genres, especially rock, pop and
electronic music

Top 3 songs:  Ameno The Mass Enae volare
4. Enigma

According to Wikipédia:
Enigma is a German musical project founded in 1990 by
Romanian-German musician and producer Michael Cretu.

According to Wikipédia:
The Buddha Bar compilation albums are a widely acclaimed series of
compilation albums issued by the Buddha Bar bar, restaurant, and hotel
franchise created by restaurateur Raymond Visan and DJ and interior
designer Claude Challe[1] in Paris, France. Following its establishment,
the Buddha Bar "became a reference among foreign yuppies and wealthy
tourists visiting the city",[1] and "has spawned numerous imitators",[2]
becoming popular in part because of the DJ's choice of eclectic,
avant-garde music. It became known internationally for issuing popular
compilations of lounge, chill-out music and world music, also under the
Buddha Bar brand, released by George V Records. Buddha Bar began
issuing compilations in 1999, and has since "made a name for itself with
its Zen lounge music CDs and remains a hit – especially with tourists

Artist | Spain

According to Wikipédia:
Café del Mar (Catalan: [kəˈfe ðəɫ ˈma], Spanish: [kaˈfe ðel mar];
"Sea Café") is a bar located in Sant Antoni de Portmany, Ibiza, established
in 1980.[1] In 1999, it founded the record label Café del Mar Music, known
for its series of chillout CDs
Café del Mar Music releases balearic ambient, easy listening music.
The collections of the music played at the café were first sold on
cassette at the end of the 1980s.[citation needed] Starting circa 1994,
Café del Mar compilation CDs have been released by various labels.

According to Wikipédia:
Schiller is a German electronic musician, who rose to fame in
1998 and named after the German poet and dramatist Friedrich Schiller

According to Elisa-vellia.com
Elisa Vellia is a singer, harpist, writer, composer, and was born in Greece on
Corfu's island
She interprets ancient greek songs,
She sings in both french and greek,
she created with Cristine Merienne the Sedrenn duo, from celtic inspiration

Artist | France Folk

According to Wikipédia:
Alan Stivell (born Alan Cochevelou on 6 January 1944) is a Breton
and Celtic musician and singer, recording artist, and master of the Celtic
harp. From the early 1970s, he revived global interest in the Celtic
(specifically Breton) harp and Celtic music as part of world music

According to Wikipédia:
Denez Prigent (Breton pronunciation: [ˈdẽːnes ˈpriːʒẽn(t)]; born 17
February 1966 in Santec, Finistère) is a Breton folk singer-songwriter
of the gwerz and kan ha diskan styles of Breton music. From his debut
at the age of 16 he was known for singing traditional songs a cappella,
and has moved on to singing his own songs with techno music
accompaniments.

11. Gwalarn
Artist | France Folk

According to keltska-noc.cz
Gwalarn means in Breton northwest wind. The Celtic group of Gwalarn
was founded in 1998 by Breton musician Yves Guélou after his arrival in
the Czech Republic. Yves Guélou in the past played with a pioneer of
world music

Top song:  Ar lan y mor
12. Leo Rojas
Artist | Ecuador Folk

According to Wikipédia:
Juan Leonardo Santillia Rojas (born October 18, 1984) is a panflutist
from Ecuador who won the fifth season of the television show Das
Supertalent, the German version of Britain's Got Talent.

According to Wikipédia:
Snatam Kaur Khalsa /səˈnɑːtəm ˈkɔːr/ (Punjabi: ਸਨਾਤਮ ਕੌਰ ਖ਼ਾਲਸਾ, born
1972 in Trinidad, Colorado), is an American singer, songwriter and author.
Kaur performs new age Indian devotional music

16. Khusugtun
Artist | Mongolia Folk

According to Wikipédia:
Khusugtun is a group of Mongolian traditional music, from Mongolia.
He uses traditional Mongolian acoustic instruments like morin khuur
and practice khöömii, diphonic singing

17. Yma Sumac
Artist | Peru Opera

According to Wikipédia:
Yma Sumac (/ˈiːmə ˈsuːmæk/; September 10, 1923[1][2][3] –
November 1, 2008), was a Peruvian–American soprano. In the 1950s,
she was one of the most famous exponents of exotica music

Artist | Netherlands

From Netherlands, pianist/singer and producer Maneesh de Moor
mastered the art of sound synthesis and studio engineering, after
studying classical and jazz piano. He specializes in the crossover
of ethnic/traditional styles and modern atmospheres and genres.
For bookings reg. concerts, kirtans and medicine circles

19. Sudha

Originally from Denmark, Sudha’s background in dance, drama and
music reaches back to her childhood, where she also developed an
early interest in self- discovery and the mysteries of our seen and
unseen world. Music and dance then became the vehicle through
which she expressed her journey of discovery and her passion for
creating atmospheres of healing and universal love. One of Sudha’s
main inspirations is the Indian mystic Osho, and it was as a part of the
worldwide sannyas family that she started using music as a form of
meditation.

Top song:  Leche
20. Vangelis

According to Wikipédia:
Vangelis[a] (/væŋˈɡɛlɪs/), is a Greek composer of electronic, progressive,
ambient, jazz, and orchestral music.

21. Enya

According to Wikipédia:
Eithne Pádraigín Ní Bhraonáin (anglicised as Enya Patricia Brennan;
born 17 May 1961), known as Enya, is an Irish singer, songwriter,
musician and producer.

22. Gregorian
Artist | Germany

According to Wikipédia:
Gregorian is a German band headed by Frank Peterson that performs
Gregorian chant-inspired versions of modern pop and rock songs.
The band features both vocal harmony and instrumental
accompaniment.

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