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Amazones Power

Les Amazones d'Afrique

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Les Amazones d’Afrique is a pan-African supergroup created by singers Mamani Keïta, Oumou Sangaré and Mariam Doumbia in 2014: their agenda on this second album is both to fight for women’s rights and overturn the patriarchy. Amazones Power brings together divas from Mali (Mamani Keïta, Rokia Koné, Ami Yerewolo), Benin (Fafa Ruffino), Guinea (Niariu), Burkina Faso (Kandy Guira) and Algeria (Nacera Ouali Mesbah), and puts their vocal expertise together with modern arrangements concocted by Liam Farrell, better known under his alias Doctor L (Mbongwana Star, Bantou Mentale…). Hip-hop, afrobeat, dub and electro rhythms host ancestral and synthetic percussion, with both vintage and electric keyboards, frenzied guitars and powerful bass. Recorded between Bamako and Paris, mixed in Dakar, this bouncing and soul-filled manifesto also sees a few male sympathisers take to the mic, such as the rappers from the Parisian trio Nyoko Bokbae (Douranne “Boy” Fall and Magueye “Jon Grace” Diouk) on Heavy or the Malian reggaeman Koko Dembelé who features alongside Mamani Keita on Timbuktu and Dogon. A 5-star cast which produces a variety of ambiances, further reinforcing the militant purpose of Amazones Power. ©️ Benjamin MiNiMuM/Qobuz

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1
Heavy
00:03:22

Liam Farrell, Composer - Jon Grace, FeaturedArtist - Les Amazones d'Afrique, MainArtist - Boy Fall, FeaturedArtist - Niariu, FeaturedArtist

2019 Real World Records Ltd 2019 Real World Records Limited under exclusive licence from 3d Family

2
Love
00:03:23

Mamani Keita, FeaturedArtist - Les Amazones d'Afrique, MainArtist

2019 Real World Records Ltd 2019 Real World Records Limited under exclusive licence from 3d Family

3
Smile
00:04:22

Liam Farrell, Composer - Ami Yerewolo, FeaturedArtist - Les Amazones d'Afrique, MainArtist - Niariu, FeaturedArtist

2019 Real World Records Ltd 2019 Real World Records Limited under exclusive licence from 3d Family

4
Queens
00:03:56

Rokia Kone, FeaturedArtist - Les Amazones d'Afrique, MainArtist

2019 Real World Records Ltd 2019 Real World Records Limited under exclusive licence from 3d Family

5
Smooth
00:04:30

Mamani Keita, FeaturedArtist - Les Amazones d'Afrique, MainArtist

2019 Real World Records Ltd 2019 Real World Records Limited under exclusive licence from 3d Family

6
Dreams
00:06:18

Rokia Kone, FeaturedArtist - Les Amazones d'Afrique, MainArtist

2019 Real World Records Ltd 2019 Real World Records Limited under exclusive licence from 3d Family

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Timbuktu
00:04:12

Mamani Keita, FeaturedArtist - Les Amazones d'Afrique, MainArtist

2019 Real World Records Ltd 2019 Real World Records Limited under exclusive licence from 3d Family

8
Red
00:03:29

Rokia Kone, FeaturedArtist - Les Amazones d'Afrique, MainArtist

2019 Real World Records Ltd 2019 Real World Records Limited under exclusive licence from 3d Family

9
Rebels
00:04:38

Les Amazones d'Afrique, MainArtist - Nacera Ouali Mesbah, FeaturedArtist

2019 Real World Records Ltd 2019 Real World Records Limited under exclusive licence from 3d Family

10
Dogon
00:04:21

Mamani Keita, FeaturedArtist - Les Amazones d'Afrique, MainArtist

2019 Real World Records Ltd 2019 Real World Records Limited under exclusive licence from 3d Family

11
Fights
00:03:26

Fafa Ruffino, FeaturedArtist - Les Amazones d'Afrique, MainArtist

2019 Real World Records Ltd 2019 Real World Records Limited under exclusive licence from 3d Family

12
Sisters
00:05:00

Kandy Guira, FeaturedArtist - Les Amazones d'Afrique, MainArtist

2019 Real World Records Ltd 2019 Real World Records Limited under exclusive licence from 3d Family

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Power
00:04:39

Les Amazones d'Afrique, MainArtist

2019 Real World Records Ltd 2019 Real World Records Limited under exclusive licence from 3d Family

Album Description

Les Amazones d’Afrique is a pan-African supergroup created by singers Mamani Keïta, Oumou Sangaré and Mariam Doumbia in 2014: their agenda on this second album is both to fight for women’s rights and overturn the patriarchy. Amazones Power brings together divas from Mali (Mamani Keïta, Rokia Koné, Ami Yerewolo), Benin (Fafa Ruffino), Guinea (Niariu), Burkina Faso (Kandy Guira) and Algeria (Nacera Ouali Mesbah), and puts their vocal expertise together with modern arrangements concocted by Liam Farrell, better known under his alias Doctor L (Mbongwana Star, Bantou Mentale…). Hip-hop, afrobeat, dub and electro rhythms host ancestral and synthetic percussion, with both vintage and electric keyboards, frenzied guitars and powerful bass. Recorded between Bamako and Paris, mixed in Dakar, this bouncing and soul-filled manifesto also sees a few male sympathisers take to the mic, such as the rappers from the Parisian trio Nyoko Bokbae (Douranne “Boy” Fall and Magueye “Jon Grace” Diouk) on Heavy or the Malian reggaeman Koko Dembelé who features alongside Mamani Keita on Timbuktu and Dogon. A 5-star cast which produces a variety of ambiances, further reinforcing the militant purpose of Amazones Power. ©️ Benjamin MiNiMuM/Qobuz

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