Supposed Histories

Did Feh really invent disco?

A man spends the first 7 years of his life in Liberia. At the age of three, while calling out for his for his friends and their mothers to join him outside, he unwittingly inspired the song ‘Soul Makossa’, by Cameroonian musician Manu Dibango.

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