Afro-Soul Holy Grail by the ï¿½Soul Brother from Beninï¿½, featuring the famous ï¿½Vis ï¿½ Visï¿½ band from Ghana and recorded in Kumasi in 1979. Check!!Stanislas Tohon aka Papy Grande was born in the ï¿½Country of the kingsï¿½ (Benin), in Abomey 1955. Heï¿½s ï¿½Chevalier de la legion dï¿½honneurï¿½ in Benin for his brilliant musical career.
The famous soul singer from Cotonou started his musical career at this age of 9, played with the greatest such as Gnonnas Pedro and recorded almost 35 albums. Influenced by the traditional ï¿½Tchingoumeï¿½ music , he invented his own rhythm called ï¿½Tchink Systï¿½meï¿½, a mix of soul and Beninese traditional rhythm .
Dans le Tchink Systï¿½me is an original 4 tracks album recorded in Ghana on 24 analog tracks channel with the incredible ï¿½Vis ï¿½ Vis Bandï¿½, completed with the song ï¿½Africaï¿½, a rare version of his first 7inch which he recorded a year before with ï¿½Les Satelitesï¿½ from Cotonou.