I don’t think I’d heard this CD before today. It presumably belongs to my much more cultured missus.
I have no idea what she’s singing about (or even in what language). It’s so cleanly produced it could be the soundtrack to some mid-80s Hollywood c-movie about hijinks at an exotic beach resort.
But she does have a lovely voice, nice modulation and the songs bounce along.
This ain’t exactly a CD I’d throw on regularly, but it’s got a certain sunshineyness that I might enjoy with a cocktail on our balcony some early evening.
And in a link to my previous review she seems to honour an underrated Aussie test cricketer Greg Blewett on Blewu, as well as a tennis great on Agossi. In light of this, I’m happy to declare her as Benin’s Paul Kelly…
File under: Uncage this African songbird