The Very Best

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The Very Best review – jubilant Afrotronic anthems
Visa complications have kept Esau Mwamwaya from performing in the UK for seven years – tonight, the band celebrate his long overdue presence with Afrobeat street party vibes

Mark Beaumont

07, Aug, 2015 @11:46 AM

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The Very Best – Makes a King review: simple, sublime global pop songs
The third album this Swedish-Malawian outfit prove they know their way around a verse and chorus

Dave Simpson

02, Apr, 2015 @8:14 PM

The Very Best: MTMTMK – review
The Very Best pursue a clubbier direction on their second album, cashing in what once made them unique, writes Hermione Hoby

Hermione Hoby

14, Jul, 2012 @11:04 PM

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The Very Best are the sound of our Olympic summer

When a Swedish producer met a Malawian drummer at a London house party the Very Best were born

Nosheen Iqbal

13, Jul, 2012 @11:02 PM

The Very Best: MTMTMK – review
Big on sunny harmonies and feel-good factor, the Very Best's second album is not scared to be too pop, writes Caspar Llewellyn Smith

Caspar Llewellyn Smith

12, Jul, 2012 @8:57 PM

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The Very Best: a truly global band

Their members come from France, Sweden and Malawi – and their sound comes from everywhere. Now this powerful trio are set to release their first album

Gareth Grundy

12, Sep, 2009 @11:05 PM

The Very Best: Warm Heart of Africa | CD review

This album defies all preconceptions and never settles into a genre you could name, writes Charlie Gillett

Charlie Gillett

05, Sep, 2009 @11:08 PM

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