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Alpha Blondy

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Alpha Blondy

Alpha Blondy has been played on NTS shows including Full House, with Brigadier Sabari first played on 7 September 2014.

Alpha Blondy (born Seydou Koné on January 1, 1953 in Dimbokoro, Côte d'Ivoire) is a reggae singer. He is a major star in West Africa. He has played with The Wailers. He studied English at Hunter College in New York, and later in the Columbia University American Language Program.

Alpha Blondy sings mainly in his native language of Dioula, in French and English, and sometimes in Arabic or Hebrew. His lyrics convey strong political attitudes and a sense of humor. He coined the French word "democrature"…

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Brigadier Sabari
Alpha Blondy, The Natty Rebels
Syllart Records1982
Brigadier Sabari
Alpha Blondy, The Natty RebelsSyllart Records1982
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Kiti
Alpha Blondy
EMI France1987
Kiti
Alpha BlondyEMI France1987
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Interplanetary Revolution
Alpha Blondy
Pathé Marconi EMI1984
Interplanetary Revolution
Alpha BlondyPathé Marconi EMI1984
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Sebe Allah Y'e
Alpha Blondy
Pathé1985
Sebe Allah Y'e
Alpha BlondyPathé1985
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