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Orchestra Baobab / Tribute To Ndiouga Dieng
Album:Tribute To Ndiouga Dieng Collection:World
Artist:Orchestra Baobab Added:08/2017
Label:World Circuit 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2017-08-26 Pull Date:2017-10-28 Charts:Reggae/World
Week Ending:24 Sep17 Sep10 Sep3 Sep
Airplays:2222

Recent Airplay
1.Sat, 23 Sep:Old Fart
Old Fart at Play
4.Tue, 12 Sep:DJ Arid & Hankinstein
Waste FM
2.Wed, 20 Sep:Decca
At the Cafe Bohemian
5.Fri, 08 Sep:sid
Wild Kingdom
3.Wed, 13 Sep:Decca
At the Cafe Bohemian
6.Wed, 06 Sep:Mytree
Soft-Biz

Album Review
Decca
Reviewed 2017-08-22 
The Senegalese band is back with that kick-ass sound of beats, brass, and sass. Afro-Cuban rhythms keep things moving in this tribute to Ndiouga Dieng, one of the original members of the band, who passed away in 2016. Top notch performances make every track a total crank-it-up good thing.

1. Bright horns, sweetly swaying w/warm vocals.
2. Kora intro, mid/upbeat Afro-Cuban percussion. Sweetly fun.
3. Perc and strings plus vocal harmonies mid/upbeat. Very cool.
4. Fun sway w/a tropical air and a bright, sunny feeling.
5. More relaxed w/kora leading a reflective, low key track.
6. Slow voice and then bright and mid/upbeat w/great vox.
7. Happy and driving right from the start. So good!
8. Sweetly relaxed with a late-night Afro-Cuban feel.
9. Almost a sleepy cha-cha kind of feeling, low-key & good.
10. Trilling kora leads into a mid/upbeat, fun little tune.

Track Listing
1.Foulo 6.Woulinewa
2.Fayinkounko 7.Sey
3.Natalia 8.Caravana
4.Magnokouto 9.Douga
5.Mariama 10.Alekouma