Contemporary Afro Beat A Fine Selection Of Some Of Today's Most Exciting Afro Beat Bands From All Over The World

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  • 1. Fanga – Crache La Douleur
  • 2. Odu – Afrobeat Principles #1
  • 3. N'Ghare Hi Power Band – Campus Rock
  • 4. Aphrodesia – Special Girl
  • 5. Akoya Afrobeat Ensemble – P.D.P.
  • 6. The Boogoos – Theme For Isaac Kirya
  • 7. Afrodita – Africa My Dear
  • 8. Kokolo Afro Orchestra – Donkey
  • 9. Afromotive – One Way Go
  • 10. Jojo Quo & His Challengers – Every Woman Is Good Woman
  • 11. Albino! – Jing Bong Wah
  • 12. Afrodelic Stegosaurchestra – Matches
  • 13. Express Brass Band – Radio Kabul

This, the third in Tramp's "Contemporary..." series, proves that Afro-Beat is anything but dead in 2011, compiling the exciting sounds of Odu, Afromotive, Jojo Quo & his Challengers, and many others. Fela declared his music "the progressive music of the future". Tramp here make a claim for the arrival of that future.

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