Bana Maquis —
Leila ... CD Dakar Sound (Netherlands), 1990s. Used ...
Rousing soukous from Tanzania! Throughout east Africa Congolese rumba remains a major force, Dar Es Salaam, in particular, has long been a hotbed for those Cuban-tinged sounds and the great Bana Maquis represents one of the best contemporary exponents of the tradition. Singer and band leader ... (Global Grooves) read moreCD
A motherlode of killer Congolese rumba from the early 60s! This collection of singles was originally issued as a compilation LP in Kenya and unfortunately there's not much in the way of recording info, but these rare recordings are so good we can't complain. The two major schools of Congolese ... (Global Grooves) read moreCD