Tracklist

CD 1: Les Indispensables
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Soul Makossa
Manu Dibango feat. Youssou N’Dour 5:42
2 Love Is Just a Dream (Tatazela)
Johnny Clegg 3:48
3 Pata Pata
Coumba Gawlo 3:26
4 Sangue de Beirona
Cesária Évora 3:30
5 Zonga
Lokua Kanza 2:59
6 Tadieu Bone
Ismaël Lô 4:23
7 Satana
Ray Lema 4:32
8 Sambolera Mayi Son
Khadja Nin 4:31
9 Courougnegne
Mory Kanté 6:12
10 Sidi Boumedienne
Cheb Mami 5:34
11 Tribal War
Geoffrey Oryema 5:55
12 N'Diarabi
Miriam Makeba 4:24
13 Diaraby
Ali Farka Touré feat. Ry Cooder 7:26
14 Slave
Lucky Dube 4:30
15 Jingo
King Sunny Adé feat. Manu Dibango 5:12
CD 2: Les Dècouvertes
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mai
Chiwoniso 5:53
2 U Ya Ketsoïss
Annie-Flore Batchiellilys 5:36
3 Set
Cheikh Lô 5:29
4 Wassiyé
Habib Koité 4:44
5 Tunapiga Mizik
Coco Malabar 3:25
6 Fouta
Les Frères Guissé 4:10
7 Mouneïssa
Rokia Traoré 3:25
8 C'Est La Vie
Henri Dikongué 4:16
9 Mi E Dode Na Cabo Verde
Fantcha 4:38
10 Tougnafo
Mama Keita 4:10
11 Le Descendant
Tiken Jah Fakoly 4:31
12 Nab'Ka
Amar Sundy 4:17
13 Eli Naâchakha
Cheb Aïssa 4:47
14 Djini Djomé
Sally Nyolo 3:53
15 Wake Up Africa
Douler 5:27

Credits

CD 1: Les Indispensables

calabash:
Hamma Sankaré (1993-09) (track 13)
electric guitar:
Ali Farka Touré (1993-09) (track 13)
accordion [accordion sample], bass guitar, electric guitar [electric guitars] and marimba:
Ry Cooder (1993-09) (track 13)
congas:
Oumar Touré (1993-09) (track 13)
assistant engineer:
Jim Champagne (track 13)
background vocals [chorus vocals]:
Oumar Touré (1993-09) (track 13)
Hamma Sankaré (1993-09) (track 13)
mixer:
Mark Ettel (1993-09) (track 13)
Larry Hirsh (Producer & Engineer) (1993-09) (track 13)
producer:
Ry Cooder (track 13)
recording engineer:
Mark Ettel (1993-09) (track 13)
vocals:
Ali Farka Touré (1993-09) (track 13)
mixed at:
recorded at: