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Mory Kanté & Don Carlos

Mory Kanté released ‘Yé ké yé ké’ as a single from his album Akwaba Beach in 1988, the song became an international hit, which was one of Africa’s best-ever selling hits as well as being a European number-one in 1988, making it the first ever African single to sell over one million copies.

MP3: Mory Kante – Yé Ké Yé Ké
Deep twinkling ’91 piano house from Don Carlos, released on Calypso Records. Smooth and soft, with with a 4am feel.

MP3: Don Carlos – Alone (Paradise)

4 Comments
  1. Post the Afro-Acid mix. Ridiculously amazing track

  2. Here we are…
    http://youtu.be/P_PQpuj1cBM
    You can still find the 12″ pretty cheap. Worth it.

  3. Close, but I think the Afro-Acid mix is a tad more subtle and has a bit more vocals. Either way, killer track. One of the last music blogs I still read. Keep it up! Thanks

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