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Afro-Colombian Sound Modernizers

Son Palenque

  • Label: Vampi Soul
  • Origin: Europe
  • Genres: Afro, Folk, Latin, World
  • Format: 2 x LP
  • Catalogue number: VAMPI158

Availability: Out of stock


First-ever compilation of the recordings of Son Palenque, the finest expression of the musical union between Africa and Colombia which took place in Colombia's Caribbean coast during the 70s and 80s. Son Palenque took the rich variety of African styles played at the popular sound systems and merged them into the region's traditions, giving shape to entrancing songs which featured wonderful vocals.

Afro-Colombian Sound Modernizers



  1. Cumbia africana
  2. Unye unye
  3. Tungalala (el sapo)
  4. Chande
  5. Dame un trago
  6. Chofao apele
  7. Atina tina
  8. El tigre
  9. Arriba arriba
  10. Azuca y limón
  11. Palengue palengue
  12. Adiós batata
  13. Pabete
  14. Achinagua
  15. Larepa’ sa
  16. El tilitata
  17. El moján
  18. Alocusa
  19. La zorrononona