Wes is a world music duo consisting of Michel Sanchez (ex member of Deep Forest) and Wes Madiko. Listen to their #1 “Alane” released in may 1997:
Irma is a singer-songwriter born in Douala, Cameroon 15 July 1988. At the age of 7, she began to learn classical piano and at 12 she learned to play guitar by herself. At this age she composed her first songs, most of them appeared on her first album “Letter to the Lord” fully composed and produced by her.
In 2003 she settled to Paris and started to post her videos in the internet .
Here is her song “I know ”
Wes Madiko (born January 15, 1964), better known as Wes, is a Cameroonian musician. He is probably best known among Western audiences for “In Youpendi”, a song from The Lion King II soundtrack, as well as work with Deep Forest and his own 1997 hit “Alane”.
Dencia, is one of the hottest controversies cladded babes in the Cameroon’s music industry. A few days ago she says “I am just different, though; people call me Lady Gaga, Nicki Minaj and all that, I am Dencia”. Here is her hot song “Beri Beri”
Kristo Numpuby, born in Paris, but raised in Cameroon, is a composer and guitarist performing world, afropop, jazz, world fusion and assiko music. Here’s his nice song “Assiko Man“:
Emmanuel ‘Manu’ N’Djoké Dibango, born in1933 is a Cameroonian saxophonistand vibraphone player. He developed a musical style fusing jazz, funk and traditional Cameroonian music. Here´s his Song “Soul Makossa”
Faddah Kawtal is a world music and traditional band from Cameroon. Here’s their nice song called “Adili“:
This was a Music-Suggestion from Arielle, merci beaucoup!
Kaïssa is a world/jazz musician, born in Cameroon, and moved to Paris and New York when she was young. Here’s her great song “To Ndje“:
I think, you all remember to Shakira’s Waka Waka, and here’s the original called “Zangalewa“. It came out in 1980’s and was a big hit in Africa and the Caribbeans:
So much thanks to Zdenko who suggested this song!
Beka Beyond is a world music group, using celtic, western and baka music. Here’s the song “Sogo“:
This was a Music-Suggestion from Janechese, thanks!