Orchestre Poly Rythmo de Cotonou Echos Hypnotiques 1969-1979 - Volume 2

Analog Africa
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  • 1. Se Ba Ho
  • 2. Mi Ve Wa Se
  • 3. Azon De Ma Gnin Kpevi
  • 4. Noude Ma Gnin Tche De Me
  • 5. Ahouli Vou Yeli
  • 6. Gan Tche Kpo
  • 7. Malin Kpon O
  • 8. Mede Ma Gnin Messe
  • 9. Agnon Dekpe
  • 10. Zizi
  • 11. Ma Dou Sou Nou Mio
  • 12. Koutome
  • 13. Houe Djein Nada
  • 14. Minkou E So Non Moin

The second volume of recordings from Benin's magnificent Orchestre Poly Rythmo De Cotonou, this time recorded at the EMI studios in Lagos for the Albarika Store label. Expect Afro-beat, Psychedelia, Latin and Funk intertwined with centuries old chants and rhythms derived from the traditional Beninese Vodoun religion. The result is a heavy hypnotic sound...Les Echos Hypnotiques.

Highly recommended!