Singing Talking Heads

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Angélique Kidjo gives a funky African reading of a Talking Heads’ milestone. ‘And you may find yourself in another part of the world’

Angélique Kidjo' s 'Remain In Light' is her thirteenth studio album (a take-on the 1980 Talking Heads' album) produced by Jeff Bhasker, featuring Nigerian drummer Tony Allen, Ezra Koenig of Vampire Weekend frontman, etc. and released on June 8, 2018 by Kravenworks

Angélique Kidjo

Drowned In Sound

proves a real triumph mining an emotional resonance not entirely evident in Byrne’s detached vocal, as Kidjo makes it soar.


Kidjo also rewrote some of the lyrics and added traditional African parables and songs in the background NPR

Kidjo tells the story of a man named Mojique, who sees first-hand the colonization of his village

Angélique Kidjo - Remain In Light


‘American Utopia’ is David Byrne talking (tongue in cheek) as he heads (towards a bright future). Hello Happy Taxpayers!

David Byrne' s 'American Utopia' is his seventh (his first in 14 years) studio album co-produced with Brian Eno & Rodaidh McDonald and released on March 9, 2018 by Todo Mundo / Nonesuch Records.

(Source David Byrne - American Utopia | Official Site)

David Byrne


Byrne’s new album, doesn’t have any moments that have fucked me up in the same way, but that has a whole lot more to do with me


but he pulls it off, delivering elliptical musings on freedom and commercialism with the brio of a twentysomething singing about love and sex. The New York Times

“I’m certainly not describing any utopia,” said Mr. Byrne, 65, as he sliced a ginger root with a serrated chef’s knife.

David Byrne - American Utopia

AMAZON . ITUNES . David Byrnetalking (tongue in cheek) as he heads (toward a bright future).…

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Happy Birthday David Byrne. ‘Headmaster’

This day (May 14, 1952), in Dumbarton, Scotland, is born David Byrne, American singer-songwriter and guitanist, frontman of Talking Heads

Tracklist :

1 . I Feel It In My Heart (w/ Talking Heads, The Kitchen ’76)

2 . Psycho Killer (w/ Talking Heads, CBGB, 1975)

3 . Don’t Worry About The Government (w/ Talking Heads)

4 . With Dick Clark (w/ Talking Heads)

5 . Warning Sign (w/ Talking Heads, Capitol Theatre, 1980)

6 . Once In A Lifetime (w/ Talking Heads)

7 . Big Blue Plymouth (w/ Talking Heads, Wembley, 1982)

8 . Big Business/I Zimbra (w/ Talking Heads, 1983)

9 . Girlfriend Is Better (w/ Talking Heads, from Stop Making Sense)

10 . Love For Sale (w/ Talking Heads, from True Stories)

11 . Sax And Violins (w/ Talking Heads)

12 . Dirty Old Town (1989)

13 . The Rose Tatoo (w/ Margareth Menezes,

‘L’Amour Toujours’ N°640 – 2010s Music Videos

Love Quotes • 'Cause only you could fill this empty space (James Arthur) • Consuming all the air inside my lungs (Shawn Mendes) • You can never come too close for comfort (Ellie Goulding) • See how I'll leave with every piece of you (Adele) • And laugh with each other about these days, these days (Rudimental) • Now I'm sleeping alone and I'm starting to freeze (Zara Larsson) • Think I talked enough So what are you saying, girl? (JLS) • Be the man that gets them up on their feet (The 1975)

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