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Sarah | Tabu Ley Rochereau, Mbilia Bel & L'Afrisa

£19.99

Product description

Pascal-Emmanuel Sinamoyi Tabu, better known as Tabu Ley Rochereau, was a leading African rumba singer-songwriter from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He was the leader of Orchestre Afrisa International, as well as one of Africa's most influential vocalists and prolific songwriters. Along with guitarist Dr Nico Kasanda, Tabu Ley pioneered soukous and internationalised his music by fusing elements of Congolese folk music with Cuban, Caribbean and Latin American rumba. He has been described as "the Congolese personality who, along with Mobutu, marked Africa's 20th century history." He was dubbed "the African Elvis" by the Los Angeles Times. After the fall of the Mobutu regime, Tabu Ley also pursued a political career.

Track Listings
Disc: 1
1. Sarah (Version 3)
2. Bwale
3. Nadina
4. Wendenda
5. Nga Laka
6. Residence Marina
7. Nzoto Na Ngai Se Moko Oyo

Item details

Band/artist(s):
Tabu Ley, Mbilia Bel & L'Afrisa International, artist
Condition:
Used
Genre:
World & international
Label:
Genidia

Standard UK Delivery £3.95 per order

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About this item

Pascal-Emmanuel Sinamoyi Tabu, better known as Tabu Ley Rochereau, was a leading African rumba singer-songwriter from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He was the leader of Orchestre Afrisa International, as well as one of Africa's most influential vocalists and prolific songwriters. Along with guitarist Dr Nico Kasanda, Tabu Ley pioneered soukous and internationalised his music by fusing elements of Congolese folk music with Cuban, Caribbean and Latin American rumba. He has been described as "the Congolese personality who, along with Mobutu, marked Africa's 20th century history." He was dubbed "the African Elvis" by the Los Angeles Times. After the fall of the Mobutu regime, Tabu Ley also pursued a political career.

Track Listings
Disc: 1
1. Sarah (Version 3)
2. Bwale
3. Nadina
4. Wendenda
5. Nga Laka
6. Residence Marina
7. Nzoto Na Ngai Se Moko Oyo

Band/artist(s):
Tabu Ley, Mbilia Bel & L'Afrisa International, artist
Condition:
Used
Genre:
World & international
Label:
Genidia

Delivery & returns

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Europe: £4.80

Outside Europe: £7.00

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