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Staff Benda Bilili: Bouger Le Monde!
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The second album from this group comprised of Congolese paraplegic street musicians is another potent combination of Congolese rumba with reggae, funk and other styles, but this time showcasing an expanded lineup, more confident musicianship and a more energetic sound on rousing songs combining acoustic guitars, an electrified one-string lute and other homemade instruments, percolating percussion, a variety of lead vocalists and warm, earthy harmonies. 8/8/2012 - Don Yates