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Samuel Kwabena Nyama

Palm Wine Musician from Asonomase, Ghana
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Samuel Kwabena Nyama lives in New Asonomase, a town situated near the Asante capital Kumase in the centre of Ghana. 77 years old Nyama plays the rural form of palm wine music, the so called Akan-Blues (Odonson) which developed when the new music stiles from the coast met with the Asante recreational music. His lyrics are full of proverbs from the Akan culture. Presented by Veit Arlt.

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1954 - 2000
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