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Sona Jobarteh - Fasiya Full Album

Sona Jobarteh - Fasiya Full Album

  • Performer: Sona Jobarteh
  • Genre: Country
  • Title: Fasiya
  • Released: 2011
  • Style: African
  • Label: West African Guild Records
  • Country: UK
  • MP3 version size: 2363 mb
  • FLAC version size: 2359 mb
  • Rating: 4.5
  • Votes: 182


Balafon – Saihou KanutehDunun [played as Congas] – Mbemba JammehElectric Guitar – Sankung JobartehKora, Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Bass – Sona JobartehPercussion [Sabar, Bugurabu] – Babacar DiengTranslated By [Mandinka] – Saihou Kanuteh
Bass – Femi TemowoFlute [Fulani] – Baba Gallé KanteLyrics By [Malinké lyrics] – Wilfred Abdoul WilleyVocals, Acoustic Guitar, Udu, Percussion – Sona Jobarteh
Fiddle [Nyanyeru (Riti)] – Juldeh CamaraLyrics By [Fulbé lyrics] – Saihou KanutehVocals, Kora [Nkora], Calabash, Acoustic Guitar, Bass, Percussion – Sona Jobarteh
Bass – Musa PererraDjembe, Percussion [Bugurabu] – Babacar DiengDrums – Westley JosephElectric Guitar – Sankung JobartehKora, Vocals, Bass [Outro], Scraper [Karinyan], Guitar [Muted] – Sona JobartehLyrics By [Malinké lyrics] – Wilfred Abdoul Willey
Translated By [Mandinka] – Abdulai Jobe, Saihou KanutehVocals, Guitar, Calabash, Bass, Percussion – Sona Jobarteh
6Mali Ni Ce
Congas – Sura SussoDrums – Westley JosephFiddle [Nyanyeru (Riti)], Talking Drum – Juldeh CamaraKora, Vocals, Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Percussion – Sona JobartehLyrics By [Bambara lyrics] – Wilfred Abdoul Willey
Congas – Sura SussoDrum [Sabar] – Babacar DiengDrums – Westley JosephElectric Guitar – Femi TemowoTranslated By [Mandinka] – Saihou KanutehVocals, Acoustic Guitar, Kora, Bass – Sona Jobarteh
Bass – Femi TemowoDunun [played as Congas] – Mbemba JammehKora, Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Flute, Calabash – Sona JobartehLyrics By [Malinké lyrics], Narrator – Wilfred Abdoul Willey
Bass – Pa BahumDjembe, Percussion [Bugurabu] – Babacar DiengDrum [Sabar] – Dudou NdowDrums – Westley JosephElectric Guitar [Outro] – Sankung JobartehElectric Guitar [Rhythm] – Femi TemowoLyrics By [Bambara lyrics] – Wilfred Abdoul WilleyVocals, Acoustic Guitar – Sona Jobarteh
Balafon – Saihou KanutehKora, Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Bass, Percussion – Sona JobartehLyrics By [Malinké lyrics] – Wilfred Abdoul Willey
Drums – Westley JosephKora, Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bass, Percussion – Sona JobartehLyrics By [Mandinka] – Saihou KanutehVocals – Saihou Kanuteh


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
noneSona Jobarteh Fasiya ‎(CD, Album, RE, Dig)West African Guild RecordsnoneUKUnknown
noneSona Jobarteh Fasiya ‎(CD, Album, Ltd, RE)West African Guild RecordsnoneUK2015


  • Mastered ByPeter Beckmann
  • Mixed ByFemi Temowo
  • Photography BySunara Begum
  • Producer, Written-BySona Jobarteh


16 page booklet included.
The Nkora called instrument used at track 8 has been invented by Sona Jobarteh.


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  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI LP76
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