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Luaka Bop 10th Anniversary: Zero Accidents on the Job

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Luaka Bop 10th Anniversary: Zero Accidents on the Job celebrates a decade of releases from David Byrne's innovative global music label. The album features Byrne's own "God's Child," and includes songs from world music luminaries like Irakere, Paulo Braganca, Vijaya Anand, Lenine, and Amigos Invisibles. Geggy Tah's "Whoever You Are" and Jim White's "Book of Angels" reflect the label's modern rock leanings, along with Fatboy Slim's remix of Cornershop's "Brimful of Asha" and Clinton's "People Power in the Disco Hour." Cesaria Evora's "Sodade" and Zap Mama's "Rafiki" highlight the beautiful, diverse vocal styles of Africa, while Tom Ze's "Um Oh E Um Ah!" and Os Mutantes' "Baby" reflect Tropicalia's resurgent popularity. Tracks from King Chango, Susana Baca, Jorge Ben, and many others round out this extensive, affectionate look at Luaka Bop's impressive roster.

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