Benin-born Angelique Kidjo is releasing a track-by-track cover album of Talking Heads’ Remain In Light. On drums, a certain Tony Allen.
For those who are not scholars of Mr Byrne, this album was when the Heads went African** after listening to lots of Fela Kuti.
(*) yes, I am aware that Tina Weymouth is a woman
(**) except for I Zimbra from the previous album