"DIDA" - MANOU GALLO & THE GROOVE ORCHESTRA

MANOU GALLO & THE GROOVE ORCHESTRA
MANOU GALLO - Dida
  • artist:MANOU GALLO & THE GROOVE ORCHESTRA
  • release year:2003
  • style(s):Afro, Fusion
  • country:Ivory Coast
  • formats:CD (Compact Disc),
  • record submitted by:Zig Zag World
  • label:EXIL MUSIK/DIXIEFROG

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Singer, bass player (Zap Mama), percussion player and dancer, Manou is now leader of her own band "The Djiboi".
Inspired by the rhythms and songs of the Djiboi (people of central-west Ivory Coast) from where she originates, Manou Gallo's music is crafted as a kind of musical puzzle made up of pieces of funk, soul and blues. She gives a new but respectful look to her musical traditions, with the "groove" as the common denominator. World music that is funky and dancing but also full of emotion and sensitivity!