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Album Review

Jocelyne Beroard was a lead singer for Kassav' for many years and made two albums with their expert backing. Madousinay is her third solo outing and shows her maturation into one of the best Antillean singers bar none. The backup consists of some Kassav' personnel plus other African and Antillean pros. This album has different moods and pulses that reflect her multifaceted vocal ability. Before joining Kassav', she sang jazz in a Parisian club. The swinging, swaying "We Yo" contrasts her crystalline voice with Jacob Desvarieux's raspy throat. This is all accompanied by fine slide guitar work. "An Limie" is a limpid zouk love with a melodic line that's addictive. "Chez Vole" pushes the light meters up with its Antillean anthem-like power. The horns sear and the monster bass thumps around the hips and feet. "Mizik Tje-Mwen" is another pumping track that slaps the bass meters well into the red. Interspersed with these are tracks that are languidly Antillean and melodically beautiful. The chanteuse is a jewel and this album shows it. Highly recommended.


Genre: World

Years Active: '80s, '90s

As lead singer for the 15-piece Martinique-based band Kassav' since 1984, Jocelyn Beroard helped to lay the foundations of zouk, a popular dance blend of Antillean, Zairean, and European influences. Together with the group, Beroard joined with Youssou N'Dour, Peter Gabriel, and Tracy Chapman in 1998 for a world tour in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Their performance in Paris on December 12,...
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Madousinay, Jocelyne Béroard
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  • 79,00 kr
  • Genres: World, Music, Caribbean
  • Released: 26 August 2003

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