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Mory Kante - Akwaba Beach flac album

Mory Kante - Akwaba Beach flac album Performer: Mory Kante
Title: Akwaba Beach
Style: African
Released: 1987
Country: France
MP3 album: 1491 mb
FLAC album: 1546 mb
Rating: 4.3
Other formats: WAV DXD MP1 MP2 MP3 APE DMF
Genre: Electronic / Folk / World music

Yé ké yé ké" is a song by Guinean recording artist Mory Kanté. It was released in 1987 as a single from his third studio album Akwaba Beach. The song became an international hit, it was one of Africa's best-ever selling hits as well as being a European number one in 1988, making it the first ever African single to sell over one million copies. The song was a top five hit in France, Switzerland, Germany and the Netherlands, where it topped the chart for two consecutive weeks.

Akwaba Beach ‎(LP, Album). Yé Ké Yé Ké is the known tune here, but the rest of the album holds up really well. com/Angélique-Kidjo-Wé-Wé/release/1235570. Reply Notify me Helpful.

The album it came from, Akwaba Beach, was the best-selling African record of its time. Kanté received unexpected fame again in 1994 when the German techno duo Hardfloor created a dance remix of "Yéké Yéké. He also appeared in 2006 as vocalist on British DJ Darren Tate's release, "Narama". On 16 October 2001, Mory Kanté was nominated Goodwill Ambassador of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).

Album · 1987 · 8 Songs. Released: 1 Jan 1987.

The first single from Akwaba Beach, "Yeke Yeke," was a major European dance hit for Kante in 1987. Dismissed by some for his heavy dance beat, Kante's crossover sound is a perfect way to ease your ears into the joys of African pop. Track Listing.

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All the great songs and lyrics from the "Akwaba Beach" album ont he Web's largest and most authoritative lyrics resource. Mory Kanté (born 29 March 1950, Kissidougou, Guinea) is a vocalist and player of the kora harp. After being brought up in the Mandinka griot tradition in Guinea, he was sent to Mali at the age of seven years – wh. ore .

The wonderful Akwaba Beach by the amazingly talented Mory Kante. Akwaba Beach is a classic. Every single track is a classic some of the tracks have been made into Bollywood tracks albeit in Hindustani. i once remember listening to Africa 2000 when my plane was landing in Seychelles. it was such an appropriate moment and setting. Mory Kante gained prominence in the UK after appearing on the talkshow 'Wogan' back in 1988. They sung Yeke yeke which was a big hit in Europoe at the time. The song Tama Tama was redone Bollywood style for the Amitabh Bachcha starrer Hum and it was a highlight in the film

Tracklist

Yé Ké Yé Ké 4:00
Deni 3:47
Inch' Allah 5:07
Tama 6:00
Africa 2000 4:39
Dia 4:48
Nanfoulen 5:18
Akwaba Beach 5:11

Versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
833 119-1 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(LP, Album) Barclay 833 119-1 France 1987
32PD-511 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(CD, Album) Mercury 32PD-511 Japan 1987
833 119-2 Mory Kanté Akwaba Beach ‎(CD, Album) Barclay 833 119-2 France 1987
833 119-2 Mory Kanté Akwaba Beach ‎(CD, Album) Barclay 833 119-2 France 1987
833 119-2 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(CD, Album) Barclay 833 119-2 Germany 1987
833 119-4 Mory Kanté Akwaba Beach ‎(Cass, Album) Barclay 833 119-4 Germany 1987
833 119-4 Mory Kanté Akwaba Beach ‎(Cass, Album) Barclay 833 119-4 France 1987
833 119-4 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(Cass, Album) Barclay, Phonokol Ltd. 833 119-4 Israel 1987
833 119-4 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(Cass, Album) Barclay 833 119-4 Malaysia 1987
833 119-1 Mory Kanté Akwaba Beach ‎(LP, Album) Barclay 833 119-1 Greece 1987
833 119-1 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(LP, Album) Barclay 833 119-1 Australasia 1987
833 119-1 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(LP, Album) Barclay, London Records 833 119-1 Canada 1987
833 119-1 Mory Kanté Akwaba Beach ‎(LP, Album) Barclay 833 119-1 Europe 1987
833 119-1 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(LP, Album) Barclay 833 119-1 Spain 1987
422 833 119-1, 833 119-1 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(LP, Album) Polydor, Barclay, Polydor, Barclay 422 833 119-1, 833 119-1 US 1987
422 833 119-1, 833 119-1 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(LP, Album, Promo, SRC) Polydor, Barclay, Polydor, Barclay 422 833 119-1, 833 119-1 US 1987
520233 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(Cass, Album) PGP RTB 520233 Yugoslavia 1988
833 119-4, none Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(Cass, Album) Barclay, Mercury 833 119-4, none Turkey 1988
833 119-4 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(Cass, Album, Promo, Chr) PolyGram Records, Inc. 833 119-4 US 1988
833 119-1 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(LP, Album) Barclay 833 119-1 Portugal 1988
220302, 833 119-1 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(LP, Album) PGP RTB, Barclay 220302, 833 119-1 Yugoslavia 1988
835 361-1 Mory Kanté Akwaba Beach ‎(LP, Album) Polydor 835 361-1 Brazil 1988
PPD-1024 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(CD, Album, RE) Mercury PPD-1024 Japan 1996
833 119 - 2 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(CD, Album, RE) Barclay, Universal 833 119 - 2 Europe 2000
BME 60 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(CD, Album, RE) Gruppo Editoriale L'Espresso S.p.A. BME 60 Italy 2002
833 119-2 Mory Kanté Akwaba Beach ‎(CD, Album, RE) Barclay 833 119-2 France Unknown
833 119-2 Mory Kante* Akwaba Beach ‎(CD, Album, RE) Barclay 833 119-2 Europe Unknown


Comments: (1)
Amis
Yé Ké Yé Ké is the known tune here, but the rest of the album holds up really well. Some great bass lines and sits happily next to a later release by Angélique Kidjo in the collection https://www.discogs.com/Ang%C3%A9lique-Kidjo-W%C3%A9-W%C3%A9/release/1235570