Tagged: azonto

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Lungu Lungu: Bisa Kdei, the Ghost of Azonto

Ghana-based Benjamin Lebrave speaks fluent French and English, and can schmooze in Spanish and Portuguese. He’ll report on new African music every other week. This week, he wrote about Bisa Kdei. You know when a … read more »

POSTED June 20, 2013 11:33AM IN Lungu Lungu TAGS: , , , ,
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Lungu Lungu: Gazo Cool Catché

Ghana-based Benjamin Lebrave speaks fluent French and English, and can schmooze in Spanish and Portuguese. He’ll report on new African music every other week. This week, he shares Kossi Ape’son’s “Gazo Cool Catché.” Living in … read more »

POSTED August 22, 2012 4:15PM IN Lungu Lungu, MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC, MUSIC NEWS TAGS:
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Lungu Lungu: Mystery of the Fisherman Beat Maker

I don’t exactly recall when I first heard the name Nshona. What I do remember is realizing that a string of very potent Ghanaian azonto jams were produced by the same team, which I knew … read more »

POSTED June 27, 2012 3:10PM IN Lungu Lungu, MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC, MUSIC NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: , , , ,
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Lungu Lungu: Lapaz Toyota

It’s been a minute since I wrote about a nice Ghanaian hit. Meanwhile, azonto is taking over, not just in Ghana, but all over the place. If azonto is a word you are still unable … read more »

POSTED May 2, 2012 3:00PM IN Lungu Lungu, MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC, MUSIC INTERVIEWS, MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , , , , ,
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Lungu Lungu: E.L.’s Azonto Beats are Crazy Chale!

It seems the word you hear the most in Accra is no longer “akwaaba” or even “chale”, but “azonto”. The azonto dance has taken Ghana by storm, and although everybody seems to know the dance … read more »

POSTED January 18, 2012 1:15PM IN Lungu Lungu, MP3 / STREAMS, MUSIC, MUSIC INTERVIEWS, MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , ,