Label: Sound (13) - KS 352 • Format: Cassette Album, Unofficial Release • Genre: Folk, World, & Country •
An infectious blend of African, Latin, Brazilian, reggae, and pop rhythms have made Toure Kunda one of the most successful bands to come out of Senegal. Their album Paris Ziguinchor sold more than a quarter of a million copies while their guest harmonies helped to turn Africa Bamba into one of the most exciting songs on Santana's nine Grammy award-winning album, Supernatural. Initially based in the Casamance region of southwest Senegal, Toure Youre Something Else (Radio Edit) - Future Resonance And Kevsey D - Live In Taiwan (File, MP3, MP3) was formed by brothers Amadou, Ismael, and Em Ma - Touré Kunda - Amadou Tilo Toure to perform at the traditional Senegalese coming of age ceremony, Djamba Dong.
They added the name "Kunda" from the Sorinka word for "family. Relocating to Paris inToure Kunda continued to stir audiences with a mbalax and reggae-influenced dance music that they dubbed "djambaadong.
Toure Kunda's performance for Mandela marked one of the original group's final shows. A year later, oldest brother and bandleader Amadou Toure was struck with a fatal heart attack. After performing a memorial concert and recording a tribute album, Amadou Tito, the remaining members agreed to continue working together. Younger brother Ousmane was added. Title Description. Kine Lam. Omar Pene. Kabou Gueye. Etoile de Dakar. Mbaye Dieye Faye. Djeli Keba Douate.
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