Bitori
LEGEND OF FUNANA: THE FORBIDDEN MUSIC OF THE CAPE VERDE ISLANDS (CD)
CD
Analog Africa / AACD 081

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Amazing sounds from this great accordeon player from Cabo Verde! LP Gatefold with liner notes In 1997. a quiet. unassuming man of 59 years old named Victor Tavares better know as Bitori walks into a studio for the very first time to record a masterpiece which many Cabo Verdean consider to be the best Funaná album ever made. Bitori s musical adventure had begun long before this point. It was 1954 when he embarked on a journey across the seas to the island of Sao Tomé & Principe. The young mans hope was to return to Cabo Verde with an accordion.
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NL release
c87-fi
Chart Position
-pos. 71
peak pos. 70
VÖ:
07.10.2016