MOROKA: Mory Kanté-Tedekou (Moroka Remix)
September 19, 2012No Comments
Moroka has remixed a track by legendary West African musician, Mory Kanté. His most recent album, ‘La Guinéenne’, recorded in Paris, pays a tribute to Women, a full-throated praise song to the women of the world, whose sacrifice, dedication, and centrality to human progress is too often met with oppression and neglect. La Guinéenne is also a musical tour de force from a pioneer whose work has helped define the musical language of post-independence Africa, and who remains one of the most forceful bandleaders and compelling vocalists in African music today.
The Moroka remix pushes the original further west to clubland, magnifying its incredibly uplifting soul…