AKOUSSAH, AKOFA - AKOFA AKOUSSAH

AKOUSSAH, AKOFA - AKOFA AKOUSSAH

LP (12"/10" Album)

Login for pricing & ordering.

 

Label: MR. BONGO

Release date: 25/01/2019

Barcode: 7119691244211

Catalog no.: MRBLP0000174

Item ID: 468357

Rich, deep, percussive soulful folk album from master Togolese singer Akofa Akoussah. The album moves through uptempo Afro-folk-funk on 'Tango' to deep ballads of 'Ramer Sans Rame' and 'I Tcho Tchass' and lighter moments on 'G Blem Di' and
'Mitso Aseye'. Akofa's exceptional songs and soaring vocals are decorated with percussion, guitar lines, subtle backing vocals and horns to create a unique, rich sonic. The album was recorded for release by French label Sonafric in 1976. Produced
by Gérard Akueson, founder and owner of African record label Akue, based in Paris.

Ordering

Are you a private user? Order this item through our mailorder.

Are you a business user? Please login to add items to your basket.

More on the MR. BONGO label...


TAYLOR, EBO -& THE PELIKANS- - EBO TAYLOR & THE PELIKANS

TAYLOR, EBO -& THE PELIKANS- - EBO TAYLOR & THE PELIKANS

For this 1970s album, Ebo joined forces with 12-piece band The Pelikans, hailing from the Cape Coast region of Ghana and led by Bessa Simmona (and co-featuring rhythm guitarist Fifi Orleans Lindsay). This is a genuine holy-grail of Ghanaian music and one of Ebo's most ... read more »

 

BOSCO, JOAO/ANTONIO ADOLFO E A BRAZUCA - O RONCO DA CUICA/TRANSAMAZONICA

Prolific guitarist Joao Bosco's 'O Ronco Da Cuica' originally appeared on his 'Galos De Briga' LP released in 1976 on RCA Brazil. Previously unreleased on 7". Bosco is a prolific musician whose career spanned nearly 20 albums across 30 years. Antonio Adolfo E A ... read more »

 

DAS NEVES, WILSON/SOM TRES - PICK UP THE PIECES/TANGA

Wilson das Neves was is a legendary Brazilian percussionist most well known for being part of Os Ipanemas. His cover of Average White Band's 'Pick Up The Pieces' recorded with his conjunto ensemble, takes the track into funky samba territory, laden with percussion and ... read more »

 

VARIOUS - STREETANGELS

VARIOUS - STREETANGELS

This is a Benefit Recording for the AMADA Project in Itapua, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. All recordings are exclusive to this album and have been donated by the artists. All income from this album (after deducting manufacturing costs) will be sent directly to the project. ... read more »

 

SYLVERS, FOSTER - FOSTER SYLVERS

SYLVERS, FOSTER - FOSTER SYLVERS

Reissued on vinyl, this is the first solo-LP by Foster Sylvers, originally dating back to 1973. This awesome collection of soul and funk songs was written by Leon Sylvers III, and produced by a heavyweight line-up comprising Jerry Butler, Keg Johnson and Michael Viner. ... read more »

 

SIMONAL, WILSON/OSMAR MILITO - NANA/RITA JEEP

A fine split is the 'Brazil 45's' series. 'Nana' was a single in 1964, taken from Simonal Wilson's LP 'A Nova Dimensao Do Samba'. It's a great slice of lush, horn and string laden MPB-samba-jazz. Osmar Milito's 'Rita Jeep' was written by Jorge Ben and appeared on his '71 ... read more »

 

 


Clear Spot - clearspot.nl

Clear Spot International BV
Hermelijnkoog 21
1822CA Alkmaar
The Netherlands

T. + 31 (0)72 567 9990
F. + 31 (0)84 229 8862

E. info@clearspot.nl
W. www.clear-spot.nl

Deze website gebruikt cookies. Meer info. / This website uses cookies. More info.