Gypsy music can be classified in a combination of three ways:
1. Music played by the Roma people.
2. Music played with chest-based vocals, microtonal sounds and loose, free solos.
3. An adaptation and combination of host music.
Some question the existence of pure Gypsy music, as the style differs in different areas. The Roma people borrow characteristics of local and regional areas which they took on to new areas, so…
|Rank||Play||Loved||Artist and track name|
|1||Gogol Bordello — Start Wearing Purple|
|2||Beirut — Postcards From Italy|
|3||Fanfare Ciocărlia — Asfalt Tango|
|4||Taraf de Haïdouks — Carolina|
|5||Shantel — Disko Partizani|
|6||Gogol Bordello — Not a Crime|
|7||Esma Redzepova — Chaje Shukarije|
|8||Besh O Drom — Meggyújtom A Pipám|
|9||17 Hippies — Was bleibt|
|10||Goran Bregović — Ederlezi|