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The Wild Tchoupitoulas

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The Wild Tchoupitoulas

The Wild Tchoupitoulas has been played on NTS in shows including My Ever Changing Moods w/ DJ Lance Rock, featured first on 13 February 2018. Songs played include Hey Mama (Wild Tchoupitoulas) and Meet De Boys On The Battlefront.

The Wild Tchoupitoulas, a group of Mardi Gras Indians formed in the early 1970's by George Landry, joined with New Orleans funk band, The Meters and recorded an album, featuring the "call-and-response" style chants typical of Mardi Gras Indians. Vocals were provided by Landry, as "Big Chief Jolly", as well as other members of his Mardi Gras tribe.

Backing band was provided in part by…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Hey Mama (Wild Tchoupitoulas)
The Wild Tchoupitoulas (Ken Laxton mix)
Antilles1976
Hey Mama (Wild Tchoupitoulas)
The Wild Tchoupitoulas (Ken Laxton mix)Antilles1976
Discogs
Meet De Boys On The Battlefront
The Wild Tchoupitoulas
Mango, Island Records1986
Meet De Boys On The Battlefront
The Wild TchoupitoulasMango, Island Records1986
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