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Living like a refugee [sound recording] / Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars.

Refugee All Stars (Author).
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  • 1 copy at Berklee College of Music.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Media Center CD 28856 37684000919793 Media Center Desk Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc (73 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [S.l. : Anti, 2006]

Content descriptions

General Note: Traditional, popular and reggae songs from Sierra Leone.
Compact disc.
Formatted Contents Note: Living like a refugee -- Soda soap -- Weapon conflict -- Bull to the weak -- Big lesson -- Let we do we own -- Smile -- Compliments for peace -- Pat Malonthone -- Garbage to the showglass -- Akera ka abonshor -- Kele mani --I'm not a fool -- Ya n'digba -- Refugee rolling -- Monkey work -- Ma fo ya.
Participant or Performer Note: The Refugee All Stars (Reuben M. Koroma, vocals, leader ; Francis John Langba "Franco," guitar, kongroma, vocals ; Abdul Rahim Kamara "Arahim," vocals, percussion ; Eluah Grace, vocals ; Alhaji Jeffrey Kamara "Black Nature," rap, vocals ; Mohamed Bangura "Medo," vocals, percussion, kongroma) ; The Emperors (Ashade Pearce, guitar, vocals ; Mustapha Massaquoi "Nico," drums, percussion ; Idrissa "Malam" Bangura, bass ; Mohammed "Makengo" Kamara, Andrew "Jah Open the Door" Mamania, vocals, percussion ; Abdul Bean, guitar) ; additional assisting musicians.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Tracks 1 and 17: field recording mixed by EJ Holowicki, recorded by Zach Niles and Banker White ; all other tracks recorded at Island Studios, Freetown, Sierra Leone 2003-2004.
Language Note: Sung principally in English; some selections in unidentified language.
Subject: World music
Afrobeat > Sierra Leone.
Reggae music > Sierra Leone.
Folk music > Sierra Leone.
Rock music > Sierra Leone > 2001-2010.
Popular music > Sierra Leone > 2001-2010.

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