The website was created in 2010 as a place for music fans

The website was created in 2010 as a place for music fans to indulge their passion. Whether you're visiting to look up an out-of-print recording, to get our take on a new release, or simply to explore the world of music and see where it may lead, you've come to the right spot. is your online destination for all Somalia news resources and a winning newscast. Stay current with daily news updates in English, entertainment, business, politics and our main objective of humanitarian reporting!

The Cunaabi editorial staff, along with hundreds of expert contributors (Cunaabi fanatics in their own right), has made Cunaabi the most comprehensive music reference source on the planet. We are all dedicated to creating and maintaining the knowledgeable, spirited content that music lovers and industry professionals have come to expect from Cunaabi.

All genres and styles of music are covered here, ranging from the most commercially popular to the most obscure. We critique albums and artists within the context of their own genres - from opera to garage rock to traditional country. This ensures that fans of any style of music can depend on us to keep them up-to-date with their favorite artists as well as introduce them to new sounds.

For the vast range of artists, albums, and musical styles that we cover, we delve beneath the surface to present a level of detail unmatched anywhere else. Content on Cunaabi falls into the following four categories:

Meta Data: Facts about an album or artist, including title, tracks, genre, label, credits, release date, and cover and artist images.

Descriptive Content: Deeper details that really illuminate an artist or album including styles, moods, years active, instruments, birth/death date/place, and country of origin.

Relational Content: Information that helps you make meaningful connections between artists and the music − such as major influencers and followers, similar artists, top artists, and top albums.

Editorial Content: Original and insightful writing by Cunaabi staff and network of professional freelance music contributors. This content includes biographies, album and song reviews, style descriptions, composition descriptions, and Cunaabi ratings and picks.