‘The Original Sound of Burkina Faso’ followed the hugely successful ‘The Original Sound of Mali’ compilation, also on Mr Bongo. Here we have a collection of songs that pay tribute to a truly golden age of music; touching on folk, funk, blues, highlife, disco, psych, latin, rock and soul.

Available as deluxe 2-LP gatefold vinyl. Including a booklet with extensive liner notes and photography. Compiled by David ‘Mr Bongo’ Buttle and Florent Mazzoleni.

 

Tracklist:

SIDE A

Abdoulaye Cissé - Jeunesse Wilila

Abdoulaye Cissé - Tieba Lou Tounouna

Bozambo - Kombissé

SIDE B

Amadou Balaké - Whisky et Coca-Cola

John Oumar Nabollé - M’ba Lalé

Pierre Sandwidi - Boy Cuisinier

Tidiani Coulibaly & Dafra Star - Sie Koumgolo

SIDE C

Amadou Balaké - Super Bar Konon Mousso

Mangue Kondé et Les 5 Consuls - Pop Kondé

Youssouf Diarra (dit El Grand Ballaké) - Djanfa Magni

SIDE D

Amadou Balaké - Wayisjelequeyele

Amadou Balaké - Aminata Du Thé

Abdoulaye Cissé & Super Volta - A Son Magni

 

Label: Mr.Bongo

Cataloegue Number: MRBLP152

VARIOUS ARTISTS - THE ORIGINAL SOUNDS OF BURKINA FASO

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