Saturday, February 16, 2013

Great African classics in French

Because French kisses is dedicated to all French singing music, here's some great songs from some of the greatest African musicians, all sung in French.

Three Congolese legends ! The very best music from the best musical country in Africa (alongside Nigeria maybe).

Dr Nico - Tu M'as Déçu Chouchou (from Congo 70 : Rumba Rock, African Pearls)


Franco and OK Jazz - Si Vous Passez Par Là (1966, Franco Guitar Hero, Cantos and on Secret song)
 





Tabu ley Rochereau - Pitié (1972, from Global groovers)



The grooviest, the mightiest, the greatest band from Benin, T.P. Orchestre Poly-Rythmo
T.P. Orchestre Poly-Rythmo - Belle belle (Zero + Zero, 1980)






A great tune from Ivory Coast.


Orchestre Bouaké - Donne moi ton sourire (from African Pearls Vol. 5 West African Crossroads,  Discograph / Syllart Productions)







And a nice song from Burkina Faso's legend, Amadou Ballaké.
Amadou Ballaké.



(from the blog Afro soul descarga).
And a last great musician from Congo.
Sam Mangwana - Cecilia souvenir (L'international, 1981)
 



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