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Various Artists: African Scream Contest: Raw & Psychedelic Afro Sounds From Benin & Togo 70s

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Product Details

  • Release Date: Dec 9, 2008
  • Record Label: Analog Africa
  • Barcode: 4260126060647
  • Item #: AALP063LP

Summary

On this comp. of '70s funk from Benin & Togo, curator Samy Ben Redjeb documents some of the best footprints that James Brown left on West African groove.

"This project initially took off in August, 2005 when I arrived in Cotonou without any special expectations, just hoping to lay my hands on few good records. What I found in the process cannot really be described in words. This first trip was followed by eight more to the region. Thirty Months and a few thousand records later Analog Africa is proud to present this compilation which comes with a 44 pages full liners notes and features many rare photographs handed to me directly by the artists. 16 interviews were made and recorded in various cities in Benin & Togo with musicians, producers & sound engineers who kindly offered their support to reconstruct the history of the 70s music scene. Composers gave me a detailed biography, hilarious anecdotes and sometimes the story behind their song."
-Samy

Track Listing

1. Lokonon Andre & Les Volcans - 'Mi Kple Dogbekpo'
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2. Picoby Band D'abomey - 'Mi Ma Kpe Dji'
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3. Gabo Brown & Orchestre Poly Rythmo - 'It's A Vanity'
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4. El Rego Et Ses Commandos - 'Se Na Min'
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5. Napop De Mi Amor Et Ses Black Devil's - 'Leki Santchi'
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6. Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou - 'Gbeti Madjro'
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7. Roger Damawuzan - 'Wait For Me'
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8. Ouinsou Corneille & Black Santiagos - 'Vinon So Minsou'
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9. Orchestre Super Jheevs Des Paillotes - 'Ye Nan Lon An'
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10. Tidjani Kone & Orchestre Poly Rythma - 'Djanfa Magni'
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11. Discafric Band - 'Houiou Djin Nan Zon Aklumon'
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12. Le Super Borgou De Parakou - 'Congolaise Benin Ye'
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13. Vincent Ahehehinnou - 'Ou C'est Lui Ou C'est Moi'
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14. Les Volcans De La Capital - 'Oya Ka Jojo'
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