Album artwork for Black Classical Music by Yussef Dayes
Album artwork for Black Classical Music by Yussef Dayes
Album artwork for Black Classical Music by Yussef Dayes
Album artwork for Black Classical Music by Yussef Dayes
Album artwork for Black Classical Music by Yussef Dayes

Rough Trade Albums of the Year 2023 (UK)

Rank: #6 (See full list here).

Multi-instrumentalist and visionary artist Yussef Dayes releases his highly anticipated debut solo studio album Black Classical Music via Brownswood Recordings, Warner Music and Cashmere Thoughts Recordings.

 Black Classical Music is a 19-track record taking listeners through a looking glass into the exalted artist’s past and present whilst exploring themes of home and family. The album draws influence from his musical heroes Miles Davis and Rahsaan Roland Kirk and Yussef’s extensive travel around the globe that has deepened his study of rhythm. Honourable features on Black Classical Music - Chronixx, Jamilah Barry, Tom Misch, Shabaka Hutchings, Miles James, Sheila Maurice Grey, Nathaniel Cross, Theon Cross and the Chineke! Orchestra, plus Venn.

Yussef Dayes

Black Classical Music

Brownswood Recordings
Album artwork for Black Classical Music by Yussef Dayes
LPx2 +

£39.99

exclusive

Mint

Rough Trade Exclusive
Limited to 500 copies
Released 14/11/2023Catalogue Number

BWOOD310RT

Album artwork for Black Classical Music by Yussef Dayes
LPx2

£37.99

Black
Released 08/09/2023Catalogue Number

BWOOD310LP

Album artwork for Black Classical Music by Yussef Dayes
LPx2 +

£32.99

White
Released 08/09/2023Catalogue Number

BWOOD310IN

Album artwork for Black Classical Music by Yussef Dayes
LPx2 +

£149.99

exclusivesigned

Lift off lid box with crushed emerald felt lining, includes embossed gatefold edition double Tri-Colour splatter vinyl. Includes signed insert, limited edition Black Classical Music branded ProMark drum sticks, and branded Afro comb. Shared with Yussef.

Green
Rough Trade Exclusive
Signed Copy
Released 14/11/2023Catalogue Number

BWOOD0310DLX

Album artwork for Black Classical Music by Yussef Dayes
CD

£12.99

Released 08/09/2023Catalogue Number

BWOOD310CD

Yussef Dayes

Black Classical Music

Brownswood Recordings
Album artwork for Black Classical Music by Yussef Dayes
LPx2 +

£39.99

exclusive

Mint

Rough Trade Exclusive
Limited to 500 copies
Released 14/11/2023Catalogue Number

BWOOD310RT

Album artwork for Black Classical Music by Yussef Dayes
LPx2

£37.99

Black
Released 08/09/2023Catalogue Number

BWOOD310LP

Album artwork for Black Classical Music by Yussef Dayes
LPx2 +

£32.99

White
Released 08/09/2023Catalogue Number

BWOOD310IN

Album artwork for Black Classical Music by Yussef Dayes
LPx2 +

£149.99

exclusivesigned

Lift off lid box with crushed emerald felt lining, includes embossed gatefold edition double Tri-Colour splatter vinyl. Includes signed insert, limited edition Black Classical Music branded ProMark drum sticks, and branded Afro comb. Shared with Yussef.

Green
Rough Trade Exclusive
Signed Copy
Released 14/11/2023Catalogue Number

BWOOD0310DLX

Album artwork for Black Classical Music by Yussef Dayes
CD

£12.99

Released 08/09/2023Catalogue Number

BWOOD310CD

Rough Trade Albums of the Year 2023 (UK)

Rank: #6 (See full list here).

Multi-instrumentalist and visionary artist Yussef Dayes releases his highly anticipated debut solo studio album Black Classical Music via Brownswood Recordings, Warner Music and Cashmere Thoughts Recordings.

 Black Classical Music is a 19-track record taking listeners through a looking glass into the exalted artist’s past and present whilst exploring themes of home and family. The album draws influence from his musical heroes Miles Davis and Rahsaan Roland Kirk and Yussef’s extensive travel around the globe that has deepened his study of rhythm. Honourable features on Black Classical Music - Chronixx, Jamilah Barry, Tom Misch, Shabaka Hutchings, Miles James, Sheila Maurice Grey, Nathaniel Cross, Theon Cross and the Chineke! Orchestra, plus Venn.