Categories:
Cart 0

Your cart is empty

Les Amazones d'Afrique|Amazones Power

Amazones Power

Les Amazones d'Afrique

Available in
logo Hi-Res
24-Bit 48.0 kHz - Stereo

Unlimited Streaming

Listen to this album in high quality now on our apps

Start my trial period and start listening to this album

Enjoy this album on Qobuz apps with your subscription

Subscribe

Enjoy this album on Qobuz apps with your subscription

Digital Download

Purchase and download this album in a wide variety of formats depending on your needs.

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

More info

Amazones Power

Les Amazones d'Afrique

launch qobuz app I already downloaded Qobuz for Windows / MacOS Open

download qobuz app I have not downloaded Qobuz for Windows / MacOS yet Download the Qobuz app

You are currently listening to samples.

Listen to over 90 million songs with an unlimited streaming plan.

Listen to this playlist and more than 90 million songs with our unlimited streaming plans.

From £10.83/month

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

Liam Farrell, Composer - 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

7
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

13
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

About the album

Distinctions:

Improve album information

Qobuz logo Why buy on Qobuz...

On sale now...

The Line Is A Curve

Kae Tempest

The Line Is A Curve Kae Tempest

Prioritise Pleasure

Self Esteem

Prioritise Pleasure Self Esteem

Prioritise Pleasure

Self Esteem

Prioritise Pleasure Self Esteem

The Line Is A Curve

Kae Tempest

The Line Is A Curve Kae Tempest
More on Qobuz
By Les Amazones d'Afrique

Live

Les Amazones d'Afrique

Live Les Amazones d'Afrique

Republique Amazone

Les Amazones d'Afrique

Republique Amazone Les Amazones d'Afrique

Amazones Power

Les Amazones d'Afrique

Amazones Power Les Amazones d'Afrique

Smile

Les Amazones d'Afrique

Smile Les Amazones d'Afrique

Live

Les Amazones d'Afrique

Live Les Amazones d'Afrique

Playlists

You may also like...

Dreamers [Music from the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 Official Soundtrack]

Jung Kook

Ali

Vieux Farka Toure

Ali Vieux Farka Toure

Un Verano Sin Ti

Bad Bunny

Un Verano Sin Ti Bad Bunny

Buena Vista Social Club

Buena Vista Social Club

Buena Vista Social Club Buena Vista Social Club

Buena Vista Social Club

Buena Vista Social Club

Buena Vista Social Club Buena Vista Social Club
In your panoramas...
Bob Marley’s Unfinished Trilogy

It was precisely 40 years ago that Bob Marley released his final album, Uprising, the climax to his political trilogy (with Survival and Confrontation) that was left unfinished after Marley was taken by cancer in 1981. Let us look back at this Jamaican prophet’s shift towards militarism during his last three years on Earth.

Flamenco: The Unending Dance & Unwavering Song

On November 16th 2010, UNESCO officially recognised flamenco as a universal form of art by inscribing it on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. The United Nations gave cante jondo (the deep, primitive singing of flamenco) a contemporary stature, exceeding its historical and ethnic origins.

Santana: The Tijuana Lizard

Santana’s CV boasts an iconic Woodstock performance, a dozen Grammy Awards, millions of record sales (thanks to his metamorphosis into a Latin pop star), and more and more prestigious collaborations... He’s one of those artists that everyone loves - peers, public and critics alike. Here, we explore the life of an accomplished artist who is constantly renewing himself, much like a lizard shedding its skin.

In the news...