We share with you a great news.The Romengo's album "Folk Utca" was reached the first year anniversary today. Released by Folk Europe, produced by Hangvető!
In 2022, it became the best record of Central and Eastern Europe on the World Music Charts Europe, world music top list, which was ranked 11th in the 2022 TOP 200!
Thank you very much, we are very happy about the ranking and we also congratulate the other bands on the list!
Womex 22. Lisbon!
Mónika received an invitation to Lisbon & Sintra Film Festival where she will perform Romanimos material (Hearers and Ballads) with Mazsi Rostás.
At the festival among others Emir Kusturica, Tony Gatlif and J. M. Coetzee, Nobel-prize writer will also be present.
11.11.2021. Romanimo duo - Utrecht, Le Guess Who Festival
Picture: Marie Clair
„This is the first time that an Olah Gypsy woman appears on our cover. Why this is so important was expressed most nicely by Mónika Lakatos herself.
Vice - president Award!
After the announcement of the Artist Award yesterday,
Mónika Lakatos has won an Award for her national and international success in world music and achievements in familiarizing and popularize the traditional gipsy music.
Our happiness is gorgeous!
Mónika Lakatos will receive the Womex Artist Award this year!In the whole world Mónika is the first gipsy and the first Hungarian solo vocalist who won this prize.In 2008 Muzsikás also won this Artist award.We are very happy about it!Award giving ceremony: 24. October Palace of Arts.All the bests for everyone!
Romengo celebrating its 15th birthday this year, after Malaysia, Mexico, South-Corea, India and Uzbekistan tours in South America between the 12th and 22nd of September.
We will give concerts in Ecuador, Peru and Colombia.
Great thanks to Hungarian Embassies to Bogota, Quito and Lima for the invitations and mediation to make the performances come true.
We are glad for this opportunity!
We are happy to announce to you as well that Mónika's Romanimo album was voted for the 14th place of the yearly top 200 list of World Music Charts Europe 2018 by 48 world music radio broadcasters of 24 counties. Romanimo was selected by the jury from nearly 800 albums, considering professional point of views.
So you also can get information now from the recently published top 20 list about the other albums as well, clicking the link below.
Thank you very much for the placing and we congratulate by heart to the listed bands.