Soundway Records is a British-based independent record label with a global reach.
Founded in 2002 by DJ and collector Miles Cleret, it began with the release of a compilation of Ghanaian music from the 1970s : Ghana Sounds: Afrobeat, Funk & Fusion in '70s Ghana.
Since then the label has released a series of critically acclaimed compilation albums and re-issues of African, Caribbean, Latin and Asian music from the 1950s - 2000s. These include the best-selling compilation Doing It In Lagos (2016) and others such as Kiki Gyan 24 Hours In A Disco (2012) Ritmo Fantasía (2021) and the official reissue Steve Monite's album Only You (2022).
In the last decade the label has also released work from original contemporary artists. These include acts such as Meridian Brothers, Julien Dyne, Dexter Story, The Heliocentrics, Ondatropica, Mount Liberation Unlimited, The Mauskovic Dance Band, Pigeon, Felbm and Lord Echo.
Soundway Records is an equal opportunity employer and endeavours to create a diverse, inclusive, and equitable environment.