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Kassav' - Majestik Zouk FLAC album


Performer: Kassav'
Genre: Folk and World music
Title: Majestik Zouk
Country: France
Released: 1989
Style: Zouk
FLAC version ZIP size: 1592 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1858 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1141 mb
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Kassav' is the creator of the fast carnival zouk style. The French Antilles' Kassav' was the first to apply the MIDI technology to cadence and fused the genre with funk, and Makossa. Kassav' released another compas CD in 2007: All U Need Is Zouk to substantial acclaim with another successful world tour. Nearly 30 years later the same musicians are still arguably great performers 1987 Vini pou (Gold and Platinum). 1989 Majestik Zouk (2x Gold). 1992 Tékit izi (2x Gold).

By: Kassav' (1989, Folk, World, & Country). More albums from Kassav': Kassav’ Au Zenith by Kassav'. Live Au Zénith – Sé Nou Menm’ by Kassav'. Tékit Izi by Kassav'. View all albums . Majestik Zouk. By: Kassav' (1989, Folk, World, & Country).

This album has an average beat per minute of 118 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 100/134 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist Majestik zouk. BPM Profile Majestik zouk. Album starts at 134BPM, ends at 130BPM (-4), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Kassav'.

Majestik Zouk was Kassav's second release on the Columbia label. The first release on this label, Vini Pou, was ironically one of their weaker efforts. Possibly in reaction to the tepid response to the first album on an American major label, Kassav fired up the zouk machine and came out with this album of strong and varied material. The opening track by Jean-Philippe Marthely burns things up with its high wattage merengue-tinged rhythm. There is also the classic "Ou Le," one of the most popular songs that Kassav ever recorded

Majestik zouk Tracklist.

COL 465494 2. Kassav'. Majestik Zouk ‎(CD, Album). COL 465494 2. France. Majestik Zouk ‎(LP, Album).

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1. 'Sé Dam' Bonjou
Composed By – J.P. Marthely*
4:12
A2. Djoni
Composed By – P.St Eloi*
4:17
A3. Wép
Composed By – G. Decimus*, J. Beroard*
4:09
A4. Raché Tché
Composed By – JC. Naimro*, W. Fontaine*
4:03
A5. Ou Lé
Composed By – J. Desvarieux*, P.E. Decimus*
3:50
B1. Dézodiè
Composed By – D. Mbida*, P.E. Decimus*
3:49
B2. Konkibin'
Composed By – J. Desvarieux*, P.E. Decimus*
3:19
B3. Doméyis
Composed By – J.C. Naimro*, J.P. Marthely*, W. Fontaine*
4:10
B4. An Mwé
Composed By – C. Vamur*, J. Beroard*
4:19
B5. Apré Zouk La
Composed By – G. Decimus*, P.E. Decimus*
3:49

Credits

  • Bass – Georges Decimus
  • Chorus – Becky Bell*, Edith Lefel, Georges Costa, Jean-Luc Alger, Michel Costa, Sylvie Aioun*, Yvonne Jones
  • Directed By – J. Desvarieux*, Kassav'
  • Directed By, Engineer, Mixed By – D. Lozahic*
  • Drums – Claude Vamur
  • Engineer – Cédric Perverie*, Claude Ermelin, Cyril Notton*, Patricia Guen, Steve Orchard
  • Featuring – Catherine Laupa, Marie-Josée Gibon*
  • Guitar – Dominique Gengoul, Jacob Desvarieux
  • Keyboards – Jacques Douglas Mbida*, Jean-Claude Naimro
  • Lead Vocals – Jean-Philippe Marthely, Jocelyne Beroard, Patrick St-Eloi*
  • Mixed By – Sophie Masson
  • Percussion – César Durcin, Roger Raspail
  • Photography By – M. Bocandé*
  • Saxophone – Claude Thirifays, Don Myrick, Mauricio Smith
  • Sequenced By, Synthesizer – Celmar Engel
  • Trombone – Claude Romano , Hamid Belhocine, Louis Satterfield
  • Trumpet – Freddy Hovsepian, Jean-Pierre Ramirez, Steve Madaio

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 099746 549442
  • Label Code: LC 0149
  • Other: CB 511
  • Rights Society: BIEM/SDRM

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
COL 465494 2 Kassav' Majestik Zouk ‎(CD, Album) Columbia COL 465494 2 France 1989
CBS 465494 2 Kassav' Majestik Zouk ‎(CD, Album) CBS CBS 465494 2 France 1989
CBS 4654944 Kassav' Majestik Zouk ‎(Cass, Album) CBS CBS 4654944 France 1989
CBS 465494 1 Kassav' Majestik Zouk ‎(LP, Album) CBS CBS 465494 1 Netherlands 1989
COL 465494 2 Kassav' Majestik Zouk ‎(LP) Columbia COL 465494 2 France 1989