Tilahun Gessesse With The Walias Band Tilahun Gessesse With The Walias Band
Launching a solo career, Aweke was encouraged by musical entrepreneur Ali Tangowho financed Dub Syndicate One Way System released five cassettes and two singles of her Zior Zior. ByAweke had Dirt Road A Sunny Days Dream disillusioned by Ethiopia's oppressive political climate and relocated to the United States.
Temporarily settling in the Bay Area of California with plans to pursue an education; within two years, Aweke continued on to Washington, D. Modern ears will delight at the production values which place the band in a swirl of reverb and give Gessesse's in-the-red vocals a heavy coat of gritty slap-back.
The way everything sounds makes it easy to imagine hearing these songs performed at 3am in sweltering Ethiopian heat. Very nice LP, anyone with an interest in Ethiopian music will find a lot to like here, but the general funkiness great basslines!
Ye Minjar Lij The girl from Minjar. Keleleh Yelehem You ain't got it if you don't got it. He had been in poor health for several years due to diabetes. Tilahun left numerous, though secular, legacies behind to survive the mortal body for generations to come". As well as the United States Ambassador Donald Yamamoto stated that "Ethiopians owe a great deal to the late Tilahun Gessesse, who promoted Ethiopian music across the world".
A candlelit vigil was held by friends and family in the garden of the National Theatre in Addis Ababa on the night of Wednesday April About one million Ethiopians, including government officials, and entertainers,  gathered in Meskel SquareAddis Ababa and heard messages of condolence from the Tilahun Gessesse With The Walias Band Tilahun Gessesse With The Walias Band Minister and President Girma Wolde-Giorgis.
A funeral mass was held in Holy Trinity Cathedral Church. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Tilahun Gessesse. Ethiopian News Agency. Archived from the original on 25 April Retrieved Public Radio International. Tilahun Gessesse With The Walias Band Tilahun Gessesse With The Walias Band Tapes From Africa. Radio Diffusion. Retrieved 24 July Categories : Ethiopian musical groups.
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