Asnake Gebreyes


Release Notes
  • Part of the Ethiopiques Series
  • First Ever Vinyl Pressing (180gm)
  • Originally released on cassette in 1987

A further instalment in the Ethiopiques series on Buda Musique – a classic album of meditative Ethiopian sounds, originally released on cassette in 1988.

Born in 1963, Singer Asnake Gebreyes released a series of sought-after cassette-only recordings in Addis Ababa in the 80s before going on to become one of Ethiopia’s biggest stars.

The album combines classic Ethio Jazz sounds with a harder, funky approach.