|3301/N.75, HNLX 5146||Rail Band||Soundiata (LP, RP)||RCAM, Mali Musique||3301/N.75, HNLX 5146||Mali||Unknown|
Serie Folk-Rail 2
Record produced by the Federal Government of Nigeria for the Government of the Republic of Mali.
Tracks spelled on label as "Sundjata"
- Record Company – EMI (Nigeria) Ltd. – HNLX 5146
L'Orchestre Super Rail Band International Affair Social Label: Sacodis LS-25 Format: Vinyl, LP Country: Ivory Coast Released: 1979 Genre: Folk, in album Rail Band - Bell Epoque Vol. 1 Soundiata Cd1 2007. Rail Band - Soundiata. Rail Band - Maliyo Lanfia Diabate. Rail Band - Sunjata Salif Keita. Rail Band - Armee Mali Various Vocalists. Total votes: 1. Other albums by Rail Band. Rail Band. Bell Epoque2 Cd1. Folk Ethnic. Bell Epoque2 Cd2. Bell Epoque Vol. 1 Soundiata Cd2. Watch the video for Soundiata from Rail Band's Belle Epoque Vol. 1: Soundiata for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. The Rail Band or Rail Band is one of the most popular musical groups in the history of Malian music the band was later known as Super Rail Band, Bamako Rail Band or, most comprehensively and formally, Super Rail Band of the Buffet Hotel de la Gare, Bamako. It was founded in 1970, sponsored by the Ministry of Information and the railway administration the Malian government had, since the 1960s, been sponsoring cultural events and groups to promote national traditions, and the Rail Band was among those programs. Soundiata, Vol. CD - Stern's Music, Stern's Africa 3033. Overview . Album 2007 11 Songs. Soundiata l'exil feat. Mory Kanté. 27: of the Rail Bands songs revived legends and ancestral heroes from the past such as Soundiata Keita, after whom this double album of songs most of them recorded in the first half of the 70s is named. Three of the eleven tracks featured on Soundiata pay tribute to this famous 13th-century king and conqueror whose legend continues to exert a powerful fascination today. On Soundiata, lexil, for instance, the Guinean singer Mory Kanté who joined the Rail Band around 1972 at a time when the group was significantly expanding its line-up recounts a momentous episode in the life of this ill. The Rail Band were absolute legends of African music in 1970s and early 80s. Hailing from Mali, they mixed traditional Mandingo, or Bambara, themes with pop, rock, afro-beat and rumba sounds. Most notably, the band launched the recording careers of both Salif Keita hailed in the liner notes as one of the greatest voices of the 20th Century and Mory Kante. The Sterns label has re-released three sets of vintage Rail Band recordings, each of them 2-CD packages. The history of the Rail Band is divided into three periods. The first period, from 1970-72, features Salif Keita on vocals. The second period, from 1972-76, has Mory Kante, Magan Ganessy, and Djelimady Sissoko on vocals. Soundiata Belle époque, Vol. Duga feat. Magan Ganessy, 08:00. or open in our Desktop app. Rail Band Mory Kanté. Rail Band, sometimes known as Super Rail Band in later years, has been an institution in Mali since the late 1960s, It mixes traditional African instruments with electric guitars, led by the mesmerizing presence of singer and guitarist Djelimady Tounkara. This legendary band was born out of a Malian government subsidy in the 1950s for local groups to integrate indigenous folk traditions into their music, including Mandingo jeli songs and hunting songs, which the band mixed in with Afro-Cuban dance rhythms, electric guitars and trap drums