PENNY PENNY - SHAKA BUNDU (2LP)

LP (12"/10" Album)

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Label: AWESOME TAPES F

Release date: 08/11/2013

Barcode: 0656605560618

Catalog no.: ATFA0000008

Item ID: 392640

The debut recording by a South-African musician, dating from 1994. Dominated by slow tempo house rhythms rising and falling against his anthemic vocal exultations and steel drum synth sounds. Variations on call and response singing with a female chorus has been a characteristic of Tsonga music for generations, and Penny Penny adopted and twisted that
approach with his rap-like delivery..

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