PENNY PENNY - SHAKA BUNDU

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Label: AWESOME TAPES F

Release date: 08/11/2013

Barcode: 0656605560625

Catalog no.: ATFACD0000008

Item ID: 392638

The debut recording by a South-African musician, dating from
1994. Dominated by slow tempo house rhythms rising and falling
against his anthemic vocal exultations and steel drum synth
sounds. Variations on call and response singing with a female
chorus has been a characteristic of Tsonga music for
generations, and Penny Penny adopted and twisted that
approach with his rap-like delivery..

Also available: SHAKA BUNDU (2LP) (LP).

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