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01
De Frank Jr - Ayee Menko
07 :45
02
Afro Train - Tumba Safari
05 :32
03
Sewa Jacintho - Secret Populaire
03 :12
04
De Frank Jr - Chicken
03 :44
05
Les Frères Kante - Jean Ou Paul
04 :37
06
Les Nidrou - Issa
08 :01
07
Afro Soul System - Tink Tank
04 :02
08
Moussa Doumbia - Femme D'aujourd'hui Part 2
06 :22
09
De Frank Jr - Dankasa
03 :23
10
Francis Kingsley Et L'orchestre De La RTI - Assalam Aleikoum
04 :54
11
Mousssa Doumbia - Mariage
08 :55
ARTIST
TITLE
Akwaba Abidjan: Afrofunk In 1970's Ivory-Coast
FORMAT
CD

LABEL
CATALOG #
ORK 006CD ORK 006CD
GENRE
RELEASE DATE
4/21/2017

Akwaba Abidjan: Afrofunk In 1970's Ivory-Coast, the new Oriki Music compilation, includes serious 1970s Afro dancefloor hits - A promising favorite among DJs, Afrofunk, and tropical music revival aficionados. Vinyl diggers can finally play some of Ivory Coast's hardest to find deep funk, Afrobeat, Manding, and tropical rhythms tunes, recorded by such legends as Moussa Doumbia, De Frank Jr, or Francis Kingsley. Compiled by pioneer African music digger and respected DJ Greg De Villanova, a legend among Afro/tropical music collectors and DJs. The consistent liner notes focus on the original label history of Société Ivoirienne Du Disque, based on interviews with the producer. This compilation also marks the great return of the dormant French record label, which released such wonders as Orchestra Baobab's A Night At Club Baobab (2006) or Moussa Doumbia's Keleya (2007). Also features: Afro Train, Sewa Jacintho, Les Frères Kante, Les Nidrou, Afro Soul System, and L'orchestre De La RTI. Includes original and unreleased pictures of the artists and the city of Abidjan in the 1970s, and great artwork. CD version comes in a digipack.