zaterdag 25 juni 2011

Jacques Dewilsonno - Mota a sibi 1980


















All I can do is ask the question: Who is Jacques Dewilsonno, because he has recorded pure original Makossa and should not be forgotten !!! Can you tell me more about this musician please respond, because I could find no information about him.


















  


  
 

















zondag 19 juni 2011

Petit Pays - Ca fait mal 1987

1987 PETIT PAYS - CA FAIT MAL   EP 010



































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Adolphe Claude Moundi a.k.a. Petit Pays, 'King of Makossa Love', and  'l'Advocat Defenseurs des Femmes, is undoubtedly the most successful, popular and at the same time most controversial Makossa artists of the past two decades. In his article 'Petit Pays: Nudity and the King' the journalist Kangsen Feka Wakai explains the phenomen Petit Pays.
Petit Pays: 'Nudity and the King' by Kangsen Feka Wakai 

  
















With almost thirty records to his name in 25 years, Petit Pays is also one of the most prolific Makossa artists of our time.
http://www.petitpaysofficiel.com/
 Prior to his international breakthrough in 1992 with the Mako-Zouk album 'Eyamoyo', produced by the Cape Verdian key-board wizard Manu Lima, Petit Pays had three albums that have been successful on the local market in Cameroon. He began his career with 'Ca fait mal' in 1987, followed by 'Ancien parigo' in 1988 and 'Trouver la vie' in 1990.


One of his most recent (and also controversial) hits was 'Les Pedes' from his 2007 album 'Frotambo'.
  Clip: 2007 Petit Pays - Les pedes

Due to his success, Petit Pays is one of the few Makossa artists who can maintain his own band.
Clip: 11-06-2011 Live: Stade de France: La Nuit Africain a Paris - Petit Pays

 Clip: Petit Pays Live - Muto

Clip: Petit Pays Live - Animation

His most recent CD's are for sale at:
$    Antilles Mizik: Petit Pays

zondag 12 juni 2011

Ebongue Edouard and the Los Calvinos - Surrete - 1979

DC 8031 Y  EBONGUE EDOUARD AND THE LOS CALVINOS 1979



















Ebongue Edouard was the drummer of the legendary band Los Calvinos (Nelle Eyoum - Francois Misse Ngoh) . In the second part of the Seventies Ebongue recorded several 45 rpm. singles on Njoga Mathias record label Disques Cousin. The following two songs are taken from an LP that came out in 1979 as Volume 6 of the Cameroun Partout series.

    

    

donderdag 2 juni 2011

Hilaire Penda - Ici Paris allo 1985

1985  HILAIRE PENDA - JUNGLE PEOPLE   P 27254


















Hilaire Penda is one of the many Cameroon "bass aces". He is much in demand as session musician and has accompanied numerous African artists. In 1985 he released a very successfull mako-zouk album entitled Jungle people. Although het is not the most gifted singer, the first track of the album A loga kename (Allo ici Paris) became a big dance floor hit in Paris during the mid-eighties.

     
 
     



































Nowadays Hilaire Penda is mainly immersed in the Parisian Jazz and Afrobeat circuit.

Clips: Hilaire Penda