DIOP, ABY NGANA - LIITAL

DIOP, ABY NGANA - LIITAL

LP (12"/10" Album)

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Label: AWESOME TAPES F

Release date: 29/08/2014

Barcode: 0656605560816

Catalog no.: ATFA0000010

Item ID: 404261

Repress of Aby Ngana Diop's only album 'Liital'! Aby Ngana Diop was the most famous taasukat in Dakar, Senegal in the 1980s and 1990s. Taasu is a Wolof-language poetic style, usually performed by women griots over frenetic drum patterns, with an aggressive verbal flow thought to presage rap. Her only album 'Liital' was groundbreaking in the history of Senegalese music because it was the first commercial recording to feature a traditional female taasukat performing to the modern accompaniment of mbalax, Senegal's quintessential pop genre.

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