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Acoustic Africa

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Publisher Comments:

Every so often, an album comes along that reminds us why we are so moved by song: the melody, the rhythm, and the message. Putumayo has presented a variety of world music CDs, but African music has been the consistent heart and soul of its offerings. Putumayo World Music is pleased to present Acoustic Africa, a captivating collection showcasing some of Africa's greatest singer-songwriters in beautifully stripped down displays of acoustic mastery. These artists are helping to spearhead an acoustic revolution in stark contrast to the studio-based, synthesized dance music that became the standard for African pop-stars of the 1980's and 90's. On Acoustic Africa, you'll discover gentle folk songs from Senegal, a protest song from South Africa, blues-tinged ballads from Mali and much more.

Synopsis:

Some of the continent's premier singer-songwriters are featured on this truly unique and unplugged collection.

Table of Contents

Artist Song Sample
DiogalSore
Eneida MartaMindjer Doce Mel
Rajery Misahotaka Ny Akama
Angelique Kidjo Sedjedo
Vusi Mahlasela Basimanyana
Faya Tess & Lokua Kanza Bana
Laye Sow Mauritania
Gabriela Mendes Tradicao
Habib Koite Baro
Dobet Gnahore Palea
Manecas Costa Antonia
Djelimady Tounkara Fanta Bourama

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Product Details

ISBN:
00790248025421
Author:
Putumayo
Publisher:
Koch Entertainment Dist,Llc
Publication Date:
2006-09-05
Binding:
Compact Disk

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