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Coco's Lunch Albums

Other Plans (2015) - $1.69

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Introducing the fiery NEW SINGLE 'Other Plans'! 


  • WINNER - BEST SONG COMPOSED - Australian A Cappella Awards 2015.
  • Nominated: BEST FOLK/WORLD SONG - Contemporary A Cappella Recording Awards USA
  • Nominated - BEST JAZZ SONG & BEST ORIGINAL SONG - Australian A Cappella Awards 2015

Australia's magical purveyors of a cappella bring to life the breathtaking art form of South Indian konnakol (vocal percussion). Composed by Coco's Lunch artist Lisa Young, who in 2015 was awarded her PhD in the creative art of konnakol, this rhythmic masterpiece forges a new direction in the group's sound, and takes listeners on a journey that sparkles with percussive energy & rich harmony.  

Blueprint (2007) - $29

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  • Nominated: BEST WORLD MUSIC ALBUM - Australian Recording Industry Awards (ARIAs) 2007
  • Nominated: BEST FEMALE SOLO (Jacqueline Gawler in Palani Princess), BEST SONG COMPOSED (Palani Princess) - Australian A Cappella Awards 2015.

The latest album by Coco’s Lunch is testimony to the group’s history as storytellers and composers of beautifully crafted songs that speak to the soul. This album brings together a stunning harmonic feast inspired by the natural world, human connection, and carving a blueprint for honouring the earth and one another. 

‘A fascinating melange of perfect, soulful vocal harmonies and abstract jazzy percussion grooves... as good as anything I have heard by Sweet Honey In The Rock.’  ABC Limelight Magazine

'Another Outstanding Album...9/10.'  Music Australia Guide

‘The new repertoire shines with exquisite harmonies - one of Coco’s trademarks.’  The Age, Melbourne 

A Whole New Way of Getting Dressed (2003) - $29  

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  • WINNER: BEST FOLK/WORLD SONG (Thulele Mama Ya) - USA C.A.R.A. Awards 2003
  • Runner-Up: BEST FOLK/WORLD ALBUM - USA C.A.R.A. Awards 2003
  • Nominated: BEST ORIGINAL SONG (Sister My Sister) & BEST ORIGINAL SONG (Shifting Time) in the 2015 Australian A Cappella Awards
  • Nominated: Most Performed Jazz Work (All The Wild Wonders) - APRA Awards
  • Short-listed for an ARIA Award nomination in 2002. 

Showcasing an impressive feast of composition and vocal delivery, A Whole New Way of Getting Dressed put Coco's Lunch on the global map as a unique Australian voice within the international vocal community.

'Dazzling rhythms and an exotic blend of sounds and styles...(their) soul and energy will make you look at a cappella music in a whole new way...' RARB, USA

'In a word: lush... ' Hit Magazine

Invisible Rhythm (1999) - $29

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  • FINALIST: BEST ALBUM – Australian World Music Awards 2000
  • 'WORLD MUSIC CD OF THE WEEK' (4 stars) - Sydney Morning Herald
  • Nominated BEST JAZZ SONG (In My Room) - Australian A Cappella Awards 2015
  • SHORT LISTED - ARIA awards 2000

Featuring an exotic spectrum of sounds, rhythmic energy and adventurous song-writing, this album heralded the arrival of Coco’s Lunch as ‘A New Generation of Voice’ in Australia.

‘The heart-stopping beauty of five voices in full flight...’ Sydney Morning Herald

‘This group of five women is a national treasure…’ Herald Sun

Raise the Tender Heart (1996)

  • Short-listed: BEST CONTEMPORARY ALBUM - ARIA Awards

The quintet’s debut album established Coco’s Lunch as Melbourne's leading and most innovative original A Cappella group, bringing improvisation, vocal adventure and gorgeous songwriting to the table. 

CD out of print.

Coco's Kids Albums

I Wanna Be A Mermaid (2012) – $20

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 Coco’s Lunch go underwater with their EP for children, featuring songs from the hit show I Wanna Be A Mermaid that has inspired young audiences around Australia and SOLD OUT several seasons at Sydney Opera House. Find your inner mermaid, pirate, seagull or surfer in this magical seaside vocal experience – featuring Do The Goofy Foot, Paradox, I Wanna Be A Mermaid, She Sells Sea Shells and It Will All Be There Tomorrow (adapted from the children’s picture book & audio CD I’m Still Awake, Still!, Allen & Unwin)… as well as bringing new sparkle to classic Coco’s Lunch songs Wally Wombat Shuffle and Lunch Box Rap!

‘The hottest ticket in town for 2-5 year olds!’ Channel 7, Sydney

‘This CD hit the right spot with my girls, who were won over from the start by the mermaid theme and the silliness.’ Lisa Blackman, Web Child

‘Coco’s Lunch have a talent for crafting beautiful harmonies that possess sophistication and sass…introducing kids to the wonders of jazz, African rhythm, swing and more.’  Wellbeing Magazine 2013

Rat Trap Snap! (2007) - $25

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Nominated for BEST CHILDREN'S ALBUM - Australian Recording Industry Awards (ARIAs) 2007

This ARIA nominated album for children is packed full of scintillating songs for young people that are clever, catchy and full of zest. From aliens arriving for lunch, to Little Miss Muffet wanting to be a jazz singer, this album is a gem. 

‘The music is sophisticated and young at the same time; Coco’s Lunch has put together a CD for kids that won’t drive their parents to distraction, a rare pleasure.’ Mainely A Cappella USA

‘Inordinately, preposterously, even slanderously talented…’ Phillip Adams, Late Night Live, ABC Radio National

Wally Wombat Shuffle (1998) - $25

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The group’s debut album for children and the young at heart brings together a collection of much-loved and enduring Coco’s Lunch classics that take the listener on a journey full of surprise, joy and humour. 

‘Not a typical children’s album...I’m often left behind walking like an Egyptian Pharaoh, long after the children have gone outside!’ The Music Circle

‘A great CD...the lyrics are funny and the rhythms catchy...its uses limited only by the listener’s imagination.’  Multicultural Resource Centre, Victoria