Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou
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Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou is arguably West Africa’s best-kept secret. Their output, both in quantity and quality, was astonishing. During several trips to Benin, Samy Ben Redjeb managed to collect roughly 500 songs which Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou had recorded between 1970 and 1983. The cultural and spiritual riches of traditional Beninese music had an immense impact on the sound of Benin’s modern music.
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Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- Gbeti Madjro - (2:54) - 472 plays
- Noude Ma Gnin Tche De Me - (5:13) - 314 plays
- Assibavi - (4:43) - 280 plays
- Se Tche We Djo Mon - (4:12) - 246 plays
- Se Ba Ho - (5:01) - 282 plays
- Mi Ve Wa Se - (4:24) - 235 plays
- Malin Kpon O - (3:39) - 290 plays
- Ako Ba Ho - (3:34) - 209 plays
- Mi Ni Non Kpo - (4:35) - 200 plays
- Ahouli Vou Yelli - (3:03) - 172 plays
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