Artists Project Earth (APE) is a charity that funds reforestation initiatives, wetland conservation, and other climate change-related issues through the sale of compilation albums. To date, the group has released three albums built around themed remixes: Rhythms Del Mundo Cuba, Rhythms Del Mundo Classics, and Rhythms Del Mundo Revival. Over one million albums have been sold, supporting around 270 separate climate change projects worldwide.
This week, APE will put out Rhythms Del Mundo Africa, a 14-track compilation that features African remixes of songs by Coldplay, Eminem, Beyonce, Fleet Foxes, and others. Below, check out a teaser video and the track list and head to the album's website to grab tracks in exchange for an email address or Twitter handle. [NME]
1. Coldplay – 'Viva la Vida'
2. Beyoncé – 'I Miss You'
3. Eminem and TS1 – 'I'm Not Afraid'
4. Bruno Mars – 'Grenade'
5. Plan B – 'She Said'
6. Cee-Lo Green – 'Crazy'
7. Red Hot Chili Peppers – 'Under the Bridge'
8. Mumford & Sons – 'Timshel'
9. Shanade – 'I Am Because'
10. Aloe Blacc – 'I Need a Dollar'
11. REM w. Ali Farka Touré Band – 'Losing My Religion'
12. Fleet Foxes – 'Mykonos'
13. Rokia Traoré – 'Is This Love'
14. Gotye – 'Somebody That I Used To Know'