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Africa

50 Years Of Music : 50 Years Of Independence = Afrique : 50 Ans De Musique : 50 Ans D'indepéndances
(Music CD - 2010 - Multiple languages)
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The most comprehensive compilation of African music ever achieved collects 183 classic recordings by 183 important artists from 38 countries in North, South, East and West Africa. The artists include universal stars such as Miriam Makeba, Fela Kuti, Youssou N'Dour, Franco, Cheb Khaled, Cesaria Evora, Mulatu Astatke, Salif Keita, Manu Dibango and Oum Kalsoum. The tracks, licensed from some of the world's most respected record companies, are all original studio recordings or, in a few cases, famous concert performances.
Title: Africa
50 years of music : 50 years of independence = Afrique : 50 ans de musique : 50 ans d'indepéndances
[sound recording]
Publisher: [Paris?] : Discograph, p2010
Characteristics: 18 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes: Title from booklet
Compact discs
Program notes by various authors in English and French (32, 41 p. : ill.) and credits ([4] p.) laid in container
Contents: West Africa, disc 1. Ghana freedom (E. T. Mensah) (Ghana, 1956) (2:38) ; Gambia su nous raew (Super Eagles) (Gambia, 1967) (3:08) ; Armée guinéenne (Bembeye Jazz) (Guinea, 1969) (3:59) ; Heavy heavy heavy (Geraldo Pino) (Sierra Leone, 1970) (6:34) ; Souaressi (Sory Kandia Kouyate) (Guinea, 1970) (4:49) ; Music for Gong Gong (Osibisa) (Ghana, 1971) (7:55) ; Shakara (Fela Kuti) (Nigeria, 1972) (12:38) ; Bukom mashie (Oscar Sulley) (Ghana, 1973) (5:07) ; Sweet mother (Prince Nico Mbarga) (Nigeria, 1976) (9:56) ; Hwehwe mu na yi wo mpena (K. Frimpong) (Ghana, 1977) (7:51) ; Jin ma jin ma (Orchestra Baobab) (Sénégal, 1978) (5:39)
West Africa, disc 2. Mandjou (Salif Keita) (Mali, 1978) (12:43) ; La musica en vérité (Gnonnas Pedro) (Bénin, 1979) (7:12) ; Taximen (Amadou Balake) (Burkina Faso, 1980) (7:43) ; Emma (Touré Kunda) (Sénégal, 1981) (3:31) ; Brigadier Sabari (Alpha Blondy) (Ivory Coast, 1982) (4:44)
Sémassa zéro + zéro (Poly Rithmo) (Bénin, 1983) (8:15) ; Immigrés (Youssou N'Dour) (Sénégal, 1984) (6:11) ; Tadieu bone (Ismaël Lô) (Sénégal, 1985) (4:24) ; Yeke yeke (Mory Kanté) (Guinea, 1987) (4:00) ; Yiiri yalo (Baaba Maal) (Sénégal, 1988) (5:42) ; Ah ndiya (Oumou Sangaré) (Mali, 1990) (4:32) ; Dofana (Ali Farka Touré) (Mali, 1992) (7:31)
West Africa, disc 3. Bori (Saadou Bori) (Niger, 1993) (5:06) ; Yay boy (Africando) (Sénégal, 1994) (4:04) ; Mangercratie (Tiken Jah Fakoly) (Ivory Coast, 1996) (4:13) ; Baara (Amadou & Mariam) (Mali, 1998) (4:34) ; Génération sacrifiée (Salopards) (Ivory Coast, 1998) (4:22) ; 1er gaou (Magic System) (Ivory Coast, 2001) (4:53) ; M'bifo (Rokia Traoré) (Mali, 2003) (6:14)
Taouyah (Ba Cissoko) (Guinea, 2003) (4:38) ; Fanta bourana (Djelimady Tounkara) (Mali, 2005) (5:47) ; Nebine (Malouma) (Mauritania, 2007) (4:12) ; Inside religion (Femi Kuti) (Nigeria, 2008) (8:49) ; Djon maya (Victor Démé) (Burkina Faso, 2008) (4:04) ; Le guide de la révolution (Bako Dagnon) (Mali, 2009) (5:46) ; N'niyo (Mamadou Barry) (Guinea, 2009) (5:48) ; Afia (Angelique Kidjo) (Bénin, 2010) (4:11)
Southern Africa, disc 1. Welele (Letta Mbulu) (South Africa, 1968) (2:50) ; Pata pata (Myriam Makeba) (South Africa, 1977) (2:40) ; Liberation danse (Abdhullah Ibrahim) (South Africa, 1979) (4:32) ; Mulunga adzatembenuza (Dr. Daniel Kachamba) (Malawi, 1980) (6:44) ; Abale Wanga (Jivacort Kathumba) (Malawi, 1983) (5:46) ; Hatisi tose (Bhundu Boys) (Zimbabwe, 1982) (4:56) ; Makorokoto (Four Brothers) (Zimbabwe, 1988) (3:33) ; Ziwere (Oliver Mutukudzi) (Zimbabwe, 1991) (4:40)
Southern Africa, disc 2. Kazet (Mahlathini & Mahotella Queens) (South Africa, 1991) (5:26) ; Slave (Lucky Dube) (South Africa, 1992) (4:23) ; Abantu (Soul Brothers) (South Africa, 1992) (4:35) ; Mai (Chiwoniso) (Zimbabwe, 1993) (5:52) ; Jive Soweto (Sipho Mabuse) (South Africa, 2000) (4:44) ; Imfa ya amuna wanga (Saleta Phiri & AB Sounds) (Malawi, 2000) (6:35) ; Tudo pa po (Suzana Lubrano) (Madagascar, 2002) (4:31) ; Paite rima (Stella Chiweche) (Zimbabwe, 2003) (4:32)
Southern Africa, disc 3. Indosiko anao (Jaojoby) (Madagascar, 2004) (3:20) ; O mang (Hip Hop Pantsula) (Botswana, 2004) (8:35) ; Safora (Rajery) (Madagascar, 2006) (4:00) ; Shumba (Thomas Mapfumo) (Zimbabwe, 2006) (6:42) ; Eka lahy (Regis Gizavo) (Madagascar, 2006) (5:23) ; Mulungelo (Hugh Masekela) (South Africa, 2008) (5:52) ; Bread and roses (Fatso) (Zimbabwe, 2008) (3:53) ; Limpopo (Tumi & The Volume) (South Africa, 2010) (4:23) ; The warm heart of Africa (The Very Best) (Malawi, 2010) (3:47)
East Africa, disc 1. Gari la punda (Fundi Konde) (Kenya, 1964) (3:58) ; Feqer feqer new (Alemayehu Eshete) (Ethiopia, 1969) (2:34) ; Dada (Matano Juma) (Tanzania, 1965) (4:32) ; Heywete (Testa-Maryama Kidane) (Ethiopia, 1970) (5:03) ; Yegelle tezeta (Mulatu Astatqe) (Ethiopia, 1972) (3:17) ; Almokerkum neber (Hirut Beqele) (Ethiopia, 1972) (3:20) ; Hasabe (Ayalew Mesfin) (Ethiopia, 1973) (3:57) ; Aykèdashem lebé (Tlahoun Gessesse) (Ethiopia, 1974) (4:55) ; Ere mela mela (Mahmoud Ahmed) (Ethiopia, 1975) (4:38) ; Ete endenesh gedawo (Muluqen Melesse) (Ethiopia, 1975) (4:12) ; Sweet mother (Slim Ali & The Hodi Boys) (Kenya, 1977) (8:57)
East Africa, disc 2. Astraqegn (Bzunesh Beqele) (Ethiopia, 1977) (2:53) ; Kiseru, parts 1-2 (D. O. Misiane & Shirati Jazz) (Kenya, 1978) (8:48) ; Kassim amefilisika (Mlimani Park Orchestra) (Tanzania, 1978) (7:47) ; Samba (Super Mazembe) (Kenya, 1980) (4:29) ; Mambo bado (Orchestra Makassy) (Kenya, 1982) (5:26) ; Nipeleke kwa baba (NUTA Jazz Band) (Tanzania, 1984) (5:07) ; Yeheywete heywet (Djemil Jimmy Mahmed) (Ethiopia, 1990) (5:10) ; Ye ye ye (Geoffrey Oryema) (Uganda, 1990) (4:23) ; Sudani (Abdel Gadir Salim) (Sudan, 1991) (4:20) ; Kabu (Aster Aweke) (Ethiopia, 1991) (5:51)
East Africa, disc 3. Viva Komoro (Abou Chihabi) (Comoros, 1998) (4:04) ; Bomwanzani wa mahaba (Bi Kidude) (Tanzania, 1998) (10:02) ; Rosa (Western Jazz) (Tanzania, 2002) (5:20) ; Waache waseme (Ikhwani Safaa Musical Club) (Tanzania, 2004) (6:21) ; Yowa mo ina (Zainaba) (Comoros, 2005) (6:16) ; Sizann (Menwar) (Mauritius, 2006) (3:51) ; Narizambe (Nawal) (Comoros, 2008) (4:17) ; Ni yeye (Culture Musical Club de Zanzibar) (Tanzania, 2009) (5:15) ; Ngoma (Maalesh) (Comoros, 2009) (5:30)
Central Africa, disc 1. Indépendance cha cha (Grand Kalle) (Congo, 1955) (3:04) ; Table Ronde (Grand Kalle Ronde) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1958) (3:00) ; Espoir (Hilarion Nguema) (Gabon, 1965) (5:07) ; Mokoloko nakokufa (Tabu Ley) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1967) (4:55) ; Tu m'as déçu chouchou (Docteur Nico) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1968) (5:37) ; Makombo mibale (Bantous de la capitale) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1968) (5:28) ; Le bûcheron (Franklin Boukaka, featuring Manu Dibango) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1970) (3:28) ; Fièvre mondo (Zaiko Langa Langa) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1970) (9:31) ; Soul makossa (Manu Dibango) (Cameroon, 1972) (4:23) ; Hot koki (Andre Mari Tala) (Cameroon, 1975) (5:14) ; La condition masculine (Francis Bebey) (Cameroon, 1976) (3:39) ; Africa obota (Pierre Akendengue) (Gabon, 1976) (5:05)
Central Africa, disc 2. Ami o (Bebe Manga) (Cameroon, 1981) (6:56) ; Eswi yo wapi (Mbilia Bell) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1982) (9:07) ; Osi tapa lambo (Moni Bile) (Cameroon, 1982) (8:31) ; Ancien combattant (Zao) (Congo, 1983) (4:06) ; Jaloux saboteurs (Maître Gazonga) (Chad, 1984) (8:27) ; African typic collection (Sam Fantomas) (Cameroon, 1985) (6:38) ; Mario (Franco) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1985) (5:34) ; Bane (Oliver Ngoma) (Gabon, 1985) (5:39) ; Moyibi (Pepe Kalle) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1988) (6:15)
Central Africa, disc 3. Transberos (Sam Mangwana) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1989) (5:02) ; Sai (Kanda Bongo Man) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1989) (6:24) ; Maman (Papa Wemba) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1995) (5:24) ; Loi (Koffi Olomide) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 1996) (5:35) ; Paradiso (Konono n° 1) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 2004) (7:04) ; Ba Kristo (Kekele) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 2004) (7:30) ; Liputa (Fally Ipupa) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 2006) (8:21) ; Analengo (Kassaï All Star) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 2008) (8:19) ; Annil (Mounira Moutchala) (Chad, 2008) (4:25) ; Moziki (Staff Benda Bilili) (Democratic Republic of the Congo, 2009) (4:56)
North Africa, disc 1. Algérie mon beau pays (Slimane Azem) (Algeria, 1975) (4:02) ; Kifèche rah = As he left (Dahme El Harrachi) (Algeria, 1960) (4:10) ; Ghanili chweyi = Sing some for me (Oum Kalsoum) (Egypt, 1944) (4:47) ; Ya mahfel houche khdija (Raoul Journo) (Tunisia, 1963) (5:13) ; Touche mami touche (Cheikha Remitti) (Algeria, 1967) (4:42) ; Wahran el bahyia = Oran the beautiful (Blond Blond) (Algeria, 1966) (5:54) ; Yigui youm (Farid el Atrache) (Egypt, 1945) (4:29) ; Ya rabi (M'hamed el Anka) (Algeria, 1965) (5:18) ; Hirtou (Mohamed Abdelwahab) (Egypt, 1949) (5:08) ; Jari ya Hamouda = My neighbour Hamouda (Ahmed Hamza) (Tunisia, 1968) (5:41) ; Y bnet el houma = The girls from my street (Noura) (Algeria, 1967) (5:11) ; Sidi h'bibi = My master, my love (Salim Halali) (Morocco, 1960) (3:31)
North Africa, disc 2. Hakmet aliha dorouf (Abdelaziz Stati) (Morocco, 1982) (5:56) ; Azwaw = Zouave (Chérifa) (Algeria, 1965) (5:25) ; Chems al aâchia (Mohamed Bajdoub) (Morocco, 1988) (4:38) ; Al rissal (Abdelhalim Hafez) (Egypt, 1969) (6:28) ; Rouh adhqimagh (Lounis Aït-Menguellet) (Algeria, 1979) (4:56) ; Almihrab (Abdelwahab Doukkali) (Morocco, 1998) (4:03) ; Reinette l'Oranaise (Reinette l'Oranaise) (Algeria, 1965) (6:11) ; Mahmouma (Nass el Ghiwane) (Morocco, 1979) (4:36) ; Tih el téli (Hédi Habouba) (Tunisia, 1987) (5:24) ; El leila ya smara (Mohamed Mounir) (Egypt, 1981) (5:38) ; Rah el ghali (Soulef) (Tunisia, 1978) (7:01)
North Africa, disc 3. Shoufou (Hakim) (Egypt, 1990) (4:01) ; Ana mazel (Cheb Mami) (Algeria, 1986) (4:43) ; Tebbeg rir (Takfarinas) (Algeria, 1995) (4:27) ; Hagda (Raïna Raï) (Algeria, 1982) (3:52) ; J'en ai marre (Najat Aatabou) (Morocco, 1987) (4:30) ; Bedeltini bghiri (Khalass) (Algeria, 2004) (5:51) ; La tchitchi (City 16) (Algeria, 1998) (3:48) ; Galou Hasni mèt (Cheb Hasni) (Algeria, 1992) (6:34) ; Mériam Maria (Ouled Jouini) (Tunisia, 2002) (3:58) ; La camel (Cheb Khaled) (Algeria, 1985) (4:00) ; Ana mélit = Enough (Orchestre Fayçal) (Morocco, 1987) (4:40) ; N'sel fik = You are mine (C. Fadélac ; C. Saharaoui) (Algeria, 1984) (5:52)
Lusophone Africa, disc 1. Boas festas (Luis Morais) (Cape Verde, 1967) (2:29) ; Estin (Jose Carlos Schwarz) (Guinea-Bissau, 1978) (4:19) ; Dissan na m'bera (Super Mama Djombo) (Guinea-Bissau, 1980) (5:13) ; Pamparida (Super Mama Djombo) (Guinea-Bissau, 1980) (5:51) ; Bulimundo (Bulimundo) (Cape Verde, 1981) (4:11) ; Nha Guine (Ze Manel) (Guinea-Bissau, 1982) (3:16) ; Grito de bo fidje (Mendes Mendes) (Cape Verde, 1982) (4:48) ; Aninha (Africa Negra) (Sao Tome et Principe, 1983) (8:32)
Lusophone Africa, disc 2. O Povo (Paulo Flores) (Angola, 1990) (4:46) ; Sodade (Césaria Evora) (Cape Verde, 1992) (4:51) ; Tchan de Pedra (Bana) (Cape Verde, 1993) (3:57) ; Mae querida (Os Tubaroes) (Cape Verde, 1993) (6:32) ; Preto e mi (Tito Paris) (Cape Verde, 1996) (6:03) ; Mulemba Xangola (Bonga) (Angola, 2000) (3:54) ; Saudades de Luanda (Os Kiezos) (Angola, 2001) (2:42) ; Kisua ki ngui fuà (Artur Nunes) (Angola, 2001) (3:22) ; N'ginda (Tony De Fumo) (Angola, 2001) (3:20) ; N'hoca (Tony Von) (Angola, 2001) (2:51)
Lusophone Africa, disc 3. Eme n'gongo lami (Tanga) (Angola, 2001) (3:53) ; N'vula (Urbano de Castro) (Angola, 2001) (4:49) ; Chofer de praça (Luiz Visconde) (Angola, 2001) (3:29) ; Tsuketani (Kapa Dech) (Mozambique, 2001) (4:05) ; Todos os sentidos (Tabanka Djaz) (Guinea-Bissau, 2002) (4:27) ; Paraiso di Gumbe (Manecas Costa) (Guinea-Bissau, 2003) (4:53) ; Criulinha (Voz de Cabo Verde) (Cape Verde, 2004) (4:59) ; Disgraciado (Rui Sangara) (Guinea-Bissau, 2007) (4:58)
Performers: Various artists.
Event: Recorded 1944-2010
Summary: The most comprehensive compilation of African music ever achieved collects 183 classic recordings by 183 important artists from 38 countries in North, South, East and West Africa. The artists include universal stars such as Miriam Makeba, Fela Kuti, Youssou N'Dour, Franco, Cheb Khaled, Cesaria Evora, Mulatu Astatke, Salif Keita, Manu Dibango and Oum Kalsoum. The tracks, licensed from some of the world's most respected record companies, are all original studio recordings or, in a few cases, famous concert performances.
Subject Headings: Popular music Africa Music Africa Dance music Africa
Topical Term: Popular music
Dance music
Additional Contributors: Mensah, E. T. - 1919-
Pino, Geraldo
Kouyaté, Sory Kandia - -1977
Sulley, Oscar
Mbarga, Nico
Frimpong, M. K.
Pedro, Gnonnas
Balake, Amadou
Blondy, Alpha - 1953-
Lô, Ismaël
Kante, Mory
Maal, Baaba
Sangare, Oumou
Toure, Ali Farka
Bori, Saadou
Hirut Bèqèlè
Mbulu, Letta
Fakoly, Tiken Jah - 1968-
Traoré, Rokia
Cissoko, Ba
Tounkara, Djélimady
Malouma
Kuti, Femi
Démé, Victor
ʼAlamāyahu ʼEšaté
Dube, Lucky
Kachamba, Daniel
Dagnon, Bako
Ahmed, Mahmoud - 1941-
Barry, Mamadou - 1947-
Kidjo, Angelique
Chiwoniso
Umm Kulthūm - 1898-1975
Ibrahim, Abdullah - 1934-
Jaojoby
Chiweche, Stella
Beqele, Bzunesh
Tilahun Gessesse
Dibango, Manu - 1933-
Mèsfin, Ayaléw
Astatke, Mulatu - 1943-
Mabuse, Sipho
Kathumba, Jivacort
Lubrano, Suzana
Melesse, Muluqen
Misiani, D. O. - 1940-2006 - (Daniel Owino),
Konde, Fundi
Mahlathini
Mtukudzi, Oliver
Keïta, Salif - 1949-
Rajery
Mapfumo, Thomas
Gizavo, Régis
Masekela, Hugh - 1939-
Comrade Fatso
Ali, Slim
Juma, Matano
Kidane, Testa-Maryama
Phiri, Saleta
Evora, Cesaria
Khaled - 1960-
Franco - 1938-1989
N'Dour, Youssou
Fela - 1938-1997
Makeba, Miriam
Mahmed, Djemil Jimmy
Oryema, Geoffrey
Salīm, ʻAbd al-Qādir
Aster Awaqa
Chihabi, Abou
Kidude
Zainaba
Menwar, Lélou
Nawal - 1965-
Maalesh
Kabasele Tshamala - 1930-1983
Nguema, Hilarion
Ley, Tabu - 1940-
Docteur Nico
Boukaka, Franklin
Tala, André-Marie
Bebey, Francis
Akendengué, Pierre - 1943-
Manga, Bébé
Bell, Mbilia
Bile, Moni
Casimir, Zoba
Gazonga, Maitre
Fantomas, Sam
N'Goma, Oliver
Pépé Kallé
Mangwana, Sam - 1945-
Kanda Bongo Man
Papa Wemba
Koffi Olomidé
Fally Ipupa
Mitchala, Mounira
ʻĀzim, Smlaymān - 1918-
El-Harrachi, Dahme
Journo, Raoul
Remitti, Cheikha - 1923-2006
Blond-Blond
Aṭrash, Farīd
El-Anka, M'hamed
Abdelwahab, Mohamed
Hamza, Ahmed - 1931-
Noura
Halali, Salim
Stati, Abdelaziz
Chérifa
Bajdoub, Mohamed
Hafez, Abdelhalim
Aït Menguellet, Lounis - 1950-
Doukkali, Abdelwahab
Reinette
Habouba, Hédi
Munīr, Muḥammad - 1954-
Soulef
Hakim
Cheb Mami
Takfarinas
Aatabou, Najat
Khalass
Hasni
Jouini, Ouled
Fadélac, C.
Saharaoui, C.
Morais, Luis
Schwarz, José Carlos - 1949-1977
Manel, Zé
Flores, Paulo
Bana - 1932-
Paris, Tito
Carvalho, Barceló de
Nunes, Artur
de Fumo, Tony
Von, Tony
Castro, Artur Urbano de
Visconde, Luiz
Costa, Manecas - 1967-
Sangara, Rui
Super Eagles (Musical group)
Bembeye Jazz
Osibisa (Musical group)
Orchestra Baobab
Toure Kunda (Musical group)
Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou
Africando (Musical group)
Amadou & Mariam
Salopards (Musical group)
Magic System (Musical group)
Bhundu Boys
Four Brothers
Mahotella Queens (Musical group)
Soul Brothers (Musical group)
AB Sounds (Musical group)
Hip Hop Pantsula
Tumi and the Volume (Musical group)
Very Best (Musical group)
Hodi Boys
Shirati Jazz
Mlimani Park Orchestra
Super Mazembe (Musical group)
Orchestra Makassy
NUTA Jazz Band
Western Jazz Band
Ikhwani Safaa Musical Club
Mila na Utamaduni (Musical group)
Bantous de la capitale (Musical group)
Zaiko Langa Langa (Musical group)
Tout Puissant Likembe Konono no 1 de Mingiedi
Kékélé (Musical group)
Kassaï All Star
Staff Benda Bilili (Musical group)
Nass el Ghiwan (Musical group)
Raïna Raï (Musical group)
City 16 (Musical group)
Orchestre Fayçal
Super Mama Djombo (Musical group)
Bulimundo (Musical group)
Mendes Mendes (Musical group)
Africa Negra (Musical group)
Tubaroes (Musical group)
Kiezos (Musical group)
Bibi Tanga & the Selenites (Musical group)
Kapa Dech (Musical group)
Tabanka Djaz (Musical group)
Voz de Cabo Verde (Musical group)
Publisher No: 3218462
Branch Call Number: CD POP Africa-1884
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