John Armstrong presents: Afrobeat BrasilVarious Artists

  • 1. Andre Abujamra – Origem
  • 2. BNegao – Bass Do Tambo (feat Os Seletores De Frequencia)
  • 3. Camarao Orkestra – Afoxe (feat Agathe Iracema)
  • 4. Bixiga 70 – 5 Esquinas
  • 5. Thiago Franca – Etiopia
  • 6. Tassia Reis – Desapegada
  • 7. Rodrigo Campos – Sou De Salvador
  • 8. Andre Sampaiao – Wababa (feat Os Afromandinga)
  • 9. Trabalhos Espaciais Manuais – Farofa De Banana
  • 10. Lucas Santtana – Musico
  • 11. IFA – Salva Dor
  • 12. Otto Nasca – Democracia E Seus Demonios
  • 13. Meta Meta – Logun
  • 14. Ellen Oleria – Afrofuturo (Nave Beatz remix)

The African beats always been essential to Brazil's music. But now the new generation of musicians, singers and rappers are tweaking the basics of Fela's funk to fit with samba swing, bossa tempo and nordestino nous. John Armstrong's new compilation Afrobeat Brasil features 14 blazing tracks from 2011 to 2017 that nod towards Nigeria, Ethiopia, Mali and beyond – with feet firmly in Brazil. Recommended!

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