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Island Visual Arts, Island Records. Massive Attack sampled "Mambo" in the track "Daydreaming" from the album "Blue Lines. Reply Notify me 6 Helpful. Marketplace 0 4 For Sale from €1. 3.

Waliou Jacques Daniel Isheola "Wally" Badarou (born 22 March 1955) is a French musician. Born in France with ancestry from Benin, West Africa, Badarou is known for his close association with the English group Level 42, and for his prolific work as a session musician with a wide variety of performers from around the world.

CD reissue of this 1984 album. Paris-born Benin-raised keyboardist and producer Badarou is one of the unsung heroes of the music biz, having graced scores of albums with his fluid touch.

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He has co-written and performed on a number of the band's tracks since their recording début in 1980, later co-producing them. Though not an official member, he has long been considered an informal "fifth member". Echoes (1983) is his second solo album, which included "Chief Inspector", "Hi-Life" and "Mambo", which was sampled for Massive Attack's "Daydreaming" of the Blue Lines album. You can actually feel Caribbean sunshine with this music. Read this interesting article 'An Introduction To Unsung Synth Pioneer Wally Badarou In 10 Essential Records' of The Vinyl Factory. 180 gram audiophile vinyl.

In stock now for same day shipping. Format: LP Cat: ILPS 9822 Released: 08 Aug 13 Genre: Disco/Nu-Disco.

Wally Badarou – Echoes, 1984. Wally Badarou is a legend. Paris-born and Benin-raised, he was part of the Compass Point Studios in-house recording team in the Bahamas; was a session musician for Grace Jones, Lizzy Mercier Descloux, Herbie Hancock, Level 42, Black Uhuru, Gwen Guthrie, Robin Scott, Talking Heads, Tom-Tom Club, Robert Palmer, and Manu Dibango; and produced for Fela Kuti, Salif Keita, and Marianne Faithfull, among many, many. Echoes is an entirely instrumental, almost comically smooth piece of electronic funk wizardry


1 Keys
2 Hi-Life
3 Mambo
4 Voices
5 Canyons
6 Endless Race
7 Chief Inspector
8 Waltz
9 Jungle
10 Rain

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Polystar

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  • Barcode: 4988023004143

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
ILPS 9822 Wally Badarou Echoes ‎(LP, Album) Island Records, Island Visual Arts ILPS 9822 UK 1984
ISL-1079 Wally Badarou Echoes ‎(LP, Album) Island Records ISL-1079 Canada 1984
90495-1, 7 90495-1 Wally Badarou Echoes ‎(LP, Album) Island Visual Arts, Island Records 90495-1, 7 90495-1 US 1986
MOCCD13568 Wally Badarou Echoes ‎(CD, Album, RE) Music On CD, Universal Music, Island Records, Island Visual Arts MOCCD13568 Europe 2018
MOVLP1590 Wally Badarou Echoes ‎(LP, Album, RE, 180) Music On Vinyl, Island Records MOVLP1590 Netherlands 2016