To close the weekend with good pace we offer this session in which we include some of the songs of African music 2015 we have dj hire melbourne mix. Among them, we have included some musicians who have spent many years longer with us; to Cheikh Lô , which continues giving ourselves discs great quality never lose its high level and also Tony Allen , the drummer of Afrobeat who was at the origins of this sound in the 70s with Fela Kuti, and continues to offer works teachers each time you enter a recording studio.
Another legendary figure is Pat Thomas , singer Ghana 70s, who used to sing in some of the masterpieces of Ebo Taylor, and who has returned to record a full modernized highlife, after many years inactive disk.We cross the border north pay tribute to Amadou Ballaké , the star of Burkina Fasso 60s and 70s, who unfortunately left us in the summer of 2014 after recording a great album: “In Conclusions” published this year, which he reviewed some of his greatest songs with musicians from his country showing he had lost none of his great voice.
Finally, in this selection of African songs of 2015, we have not been able to resist to include a couple of songs of the 70s reissued last year: one of Chief Checker , a dark Nigerian reggae musician very little known, and the other, Verckys , one of the most important saxophonists of Congolese rumba, which he founded in the late 50’s OK Jazz with Franco, creating a unique sound that laid the foundation for everything that was done in the Congo during the following years. Finally a subject of the Orchestre Veve, which later formed Verckys, we close this collection of songs that we hope you enjoy the most!
- Cheikh Lô – Doyal Naniou
- Amadou Ballake – Fanta
- Lura – Sabi di More
- Kantala – Bimogo
- Mao Sidibe – Djigéen
- Baba Commandant – DJanfa
- Pat Thomas – Amaehu
- Tony Allen – Ire Omo
- Mbongwana Star – 1 million c’est quoi
- Les Freres Smith – Free To Go – 03 YYYYYY Trouble
- Chief Checker – Ire Africa
- Elida Almeida – Lebam Ku Bo