June 18, 2017

Le Kongo Retro Band – Anthologie de la
Musique Kongo with Bukasa Léon
Universal Music Records LPS 13.271


Bukasa Tsonza Léon was a Congolese composer, guitarist and singer.
Henri Bowane introduced him in the late 40’s to Ngoma music label
where he became a star instantly. This record was made with Bavouéza
Guinot and ‘le Kongo Retro Band’. You can find more of his music at
fellowblog worldservice. Check it out..

Bukasa Tsonza Léon was een Congolese zanger, gitarist en componist.
Hij werd eind jaren 40 door Henri Bowane geïntroduceerd bij Ngoma
label en werd daar direkt een ster. De plaat die we hier hebben werd
gemaakt in samenwerking met Bavouéza Guinot en de Kongo Retro
Band. Luister zelf en vind meer van hem onder bovenstaande link..

tracks ;

01 – Kana he
02 – marguerite
03 – Sidonie
04 – Mungu


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    Thank you as always for this and all the other amazing Congo sounds you’ve shared.

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