Alkeymie – The Slamtape

Lyrics

Track 1: High Power

Written by 1key
Produced by Eloi
Guitar by Nganji Arnaud
[Intro]
The sun’s burning, trees are falling
Rise from ashes or fade in the mourning
Alkeymie, High power

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From Bagamoyo, with so much soul

A week ago I learned a new word – Bagamoyo. It means “where you leave your soul.” Yesterday I toured was in Bagamoyo and had the priviledge of touring the small town that served as a slave port for slaves rounded across the East Coast of Africa by slave traders and colonial powers. From Bagamoyo, these slaves were either shipped to Arabic countries, Persia, India, South Africa, Reunion, Mauritius to work on various plantations till the end of the 19th century. It is said that about 1.5 million slaves walked on the shores of Bagamoyo. Continue reading “From Bagamoyo, with so much soul”