Ep.3 - Chad to Djibouti (All Vinyl A to Z of Africa) Tue, 2020-05-12 13:38

Join Alban Low on a journey across Africa, from Algeria to Zimbabwe, one country, one record at a time.

Episode 3

Take a trip with me to Chad, The Comoros, Côte d’Ivoire/Ivory Coast, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Djibouti. This week we listen to music from the ancient kingdom of Bagirmi, a singer who has been inducted into Order of the Leopard and a recording made at the International Colonial Exhibition in Paris in 1931.

1 – Bara – Ramata (Ocora)
2 – Ensemble Gabusi Des Iles – Yimbiyo (Arion)

3 – Ernesto Djédjé – Anowah (Philips)

4 – Vicky Et L’ Orchestre OK-Jazz – Bea (Pathé)
5 – Mahamoud Esma, Roble Hoche and Kihien Ebrahim – Chant du travail (Pathé)

 

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