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African Lullaby CD

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African Lullaby CD


The African Lullaby CD will take you on a journey of folklore, family and village life with the warmth, musical richness and soothing rhythms of the African continent. Sung in the traditional languages of Mali, Uganda, Kenya and more.

This collection of lullabies is a gathering of talented singers and musicians whose gifts are recognized internationally. Young and old ears will delight in the magical sounds of Mbira, Balaphone, Kora, A Cappella vocals, guitar, bamboo flutes, dundun, and talking drum. The lyrics sing of folklore, family, and village life in the traditional languages of the Ivory Coast, Mali, Senegal, Zimbabwe, Uganda, Guinea, Kenya, Nigeria, Zambia, and South Africa. They communicate the love that these African artists feel for children and humankind - A love that transcends language.The notes include original lyrics and English translations.

The African Lullaby CD has been awarded the Parents' Choice award by the Parent's Choice Foundation.

A portion of each sale of the African Lullaby CD goes to helping Ellipsis Arts & Childreach to support children in developing countries around the world.

Format: CD
Primary Artists: Various
Label: Ellipsis Arts

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African Lullaby CD:

1. Thula Mtwana - Ladysmith Black Mambazo
2. Omo (My Child) - Kemi Akanni
3. Kounandi Deni (Lucky Child) - Abdoulaye Diabate
4. Mayo Mpapa (Mother Carry Me) - Muriel Mwamba
5. Nyandolo (Sleep) - Ayub Ogada
6. Ayo Nene Touti (Sweet Little Baby) - Mor Dior Bamba
7. Thula Thula (Don't Cry) - Ntomb'khona Dlamini
8. Webake - Samite
9. Oluronbi - Floxy Bee, The Hikosso Queen
10. Diriyo Nakana - Sadio Kouyate
11. Diyore (Baby) - Abou Sylla
12. Sigalagala (The Crying Baby) - Anindo
13. Tesegu (Don't be Afraid) - Danone O'Sow
14. Chitsidzo (A Promise) - Stella Rambisai Chiweshe

Total Running Time: 52:57


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