It starts in South Africa with Ringo’s lovely and memorable number Sondela. The we cross over to the Democratic Republic of Congo to get Kanda Bongoman’s rendtion of My Lovely Elizabeth that was originally done by the late Sebastian E. Rogie from Sierra Leone.
S.E. Rogie’s other famous numbers include the Green Pumpkin, “Go Easy with Me” and The Morning Stars and
Dead Men Don’t Smoke Marijuana.
Others lovely numbers in this compilation include Yamore by Salif Keita from Mali and the late Cesaria Evora from Cape Verde.
Magwanani by Sakhile, from SA and Tradicao by Gabriela Mendes from Cape Verde.
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