Allema Timba

A 2 track africa single (9m 19s) — released April 19th 2019 on Philophon

North-Ghanaian Frafra-Gospel shooting star Alogte Oho is back with his Sounds of Joy for their third 7" on Philophon. With this piece they anticipate the upcoming launching of their first international album release in October 2019. The first 7" became a collectors item, the second one a hit and this one is ready to write a further chapter in Alogte's career.

Allema Timba is a slow rocking, grooving journey deep down into the world of Frafra-Gospel. Alogte and his choir put all their enthusiasm into this praise song, supported by perfectly placed horns and a singing synth. The instrumental version features Masaru Nishimoto, an expert on the Taisho Koto.

Never miss a Philophon! - Steve Owen Apple Music United Kingdom

yessssss! so killer! will def. play it on the show! thank you - Leanne worldwide fm United Kingdom

Best thing I have heard in long time. - Riccardo Viozzi E1 London United Kingdom

This guy's music is so catchy - another winner! - Derek Rath KPFK, KPCC, AfroPop Worldwide United States

as always quality ! full support - MATHIEU SCHREYER kcrw United States

10/10 - every time - Huw Araniego-Ellis DJ Huwston/Cool Accidents Australia

Can't wait for the full album. Another future classic from Philophon! - Thorsten Bednarz Deutschlandfunk Kultur Germany

So so sooouuulful, wonderful! - Dusty Jazz & Milk / Germany

A true sound of joy! Love this one as it is pure pleasure. - Oliver Korthals Mojo Club, Hamburg Germany

Love this reggae-afro-jazz vibe plus chanting vocals! Tune and a half! - Juergen v. Knoblauch Jazzanova Germany

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