WE FAMOUS (CD)
Sorie Kondi, Chief Boima and Will LV are back with their second album as Kondi Band.
Kondi Band return with their long-awaited sophomore album, ‘We Famous’ onOctober 1st as Sorie Kondi, Chief Boima (INTL BLK) and Will LV join forcesonce more for another essential dose of Freetown freestyle.
Following on from their ‘Salone’ album in 2016 and the massive single ‘Yeanoh’,the new recordings further hone the group’s unique fusions of Sorie Kondi’sinimitable vocals and the kondi thumb piano with intricate dancefloor electronics.The album was gradually recorded over a period of four years with Sorie on theroad in Belgium, Spain and Canary Islands with the main productioncollaboration between Boima in Los Angeles and Will in London. The result is avaried and colourful set of tracks infusing Boima and Will’s wide-rangingdancefloor influences. Infectious first single ‘She Doesn’t Love You’ featuresguest vocalist Mariama Jalloh speaking home truths about rejection while future4/4 dancefloor anthem ‘It’s God’s World..’ features a mighty bassline from prolificL.A. musician / producer Sweatson Klank. ‘Sweetness Don Don’ ramps up thedub and sound system energy while ‘How Will It Be For Me In This World’sparkles on a bed of electronic textures and kondi lines. [info sheet from distr.]