Luaka Bop

Various Artists - Afro-Peruvian Classics: The Soul of Black Peru (LP)

$21.99
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"This is secret music ' a collection of beautiful songs and infectious grooves that's been hidden for years in the coastal towns and barrios of Peru. It's not the guys with flutes and drums in woolly hats ' it's music of the black Peruvian communities. Black Peruvians? Yes, Peru was involved in the slave trade too ' and this wonderful, funky music is part of that legacy.

This music survived (barely) within the black communities, and was not accepted outside of those communities until the spark of black pride, ignited in the 1960s, caught fire in the '70s and '80s. Now, in the '90s, this music is the pride of Peru ' cassettes of it are sold on the street alongside techno, Megadeth and Andean folk groups. And while it maintains its funky roots, it has attracted the creative talents of the best contemporary musicians, writers and poets who have furthered the evolution, growth and spread of this music. It's not a secret anymore ' and it's yours to dance to.""This is secret music ' a collection of beautiful songs and infectious
grooves that's been hidden for years in the coastal towns and barrios
of Peru. It's not the guys with flutes and drums in woolly hats ' it's
music of the black Peruvian communities. Black Peruvians? Yes, Peru
was involved in the slave trade too ' and this wonderful, funky music
is part of that legacy."" ' David Byrne"

Track List

SIDE A
1. Susana Baca Maria Lando
2. Manuel Donayre Yo No Soy Jaqui
3. Cecilia Barraza Canterurias
4. Lucila Campos Samba Malato
5. Roberto Rivas & el Conj. Gente
Morena Enciendete Candela
6. Eva Ayllón Azucar de Caña
7. Abelardo Vásquez & Cumanana
Prendeme La Vela


SIDE B
1. Chabuca Granda Lando
2. Lucila Campos Toro Mata
3. Peru Negro Son de los Diablos
4. Nicómedes Santa Cruz No Me
Cumben
5. Chabuca Granda Una Larga
Noche
6. Peru Negro Lando
7. David Byrne Maria Lando
8. Zapateo en Menor - Vincete
Vásquez D.

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