The Rough Guide To The Music Of West Africa

Various Artists

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World Music, Africa
World Music Network
September 29, 2017

Format: Compact Disc



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This Rough Guide illuminates the fullest-fattest cream of West African music that has passed through the doors of Riverboat Records HQ over the last twenty-five years.

Featuring tracks by many wonderful artists including Victor Uwaifo, Koo Nimo, Mory Kanté, Etran Finatawa, Sally Nyolo and Samba Touré, plus Malian guitar heroes Samba Touré and Anansy Cissé.

Stretching some eighteen countries from Mauritania in the North to Congo in the South, West Africa is a place of many music's. This selection focuses on the powerhouses of Senegal and Mali in the main. Enjoy our handpicked cuts and get ready to get knee-deep in the archive.

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Key Value
Catalogue number RGNET1351CD
Barcode 0605633135121
Number of items 1
Packaging type Digipak
Imported No
Weight 36g
Dimensions (LxWxH) 140mm x 4mm x 126mm

Disc 1

Track Listing — Disc 1

Song Title Time
1. Nuru Kane - Afrika -
2. Samba Touré - Alabina -
3. Miria - Union Malian Des Aveugles - Farinya Manji -
4. Daby Balde - Kaye Waxma -
5. Victor Uwaifo - Ekassa 28 -
6. Anansy Cissé - Fati Ka -
7. Etran Finatawa - Kel Tamasheck -
8. Amadou Diagne - Senegal -
9. Mory Kanté - Mama -
10. Sally Nyolo - Me So Wa Yen -
11. Seprewa Kasa - Adowa (Otanfo) -
12. Mamane Barka - Mashi -
13. Koo Nimo - Adowa Palm-Wine Set: You Will Be Overtaken By Events/Listen, Listen And Listen Again -
14. Bidjoï Sisters - Chantal -
15. Noumoucounda Cissoko - Noumou Koradioulou -