Horoya Band

Profile:
Guinean band formed in 1961 and led by Métoura Traoré.

The Horoya Band de Kankan won the best orchestra prize in 1967, 1968 and 1971 at the Quinzaine Artistiques Festival. Horoya Band became "nationalized" in 1971 by official decree of then president of Guinea, Sékou Touré. They recorded variously under the names Horoya Band, Horoya Band National and National Horoya Band until they disbanded in 1974.
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Horoya Band Discography Tracks

Albums

SLP 17 Horoya Band - P.D.G.  album art Kouyate Sory Kandia / Horoya Band de Kankan* Kouyate Sory Kandia / Horoya Band de Kankan* - P.D.G. (LP, Album) Editions Syliphone Conakry SLP 17 Guinea 1970 Sell This Version
SLP 27 Horoya Band - Victoire À La Révolution      album art Bembeya Jazz National, Horoya Band De Kankan* Bembeya Jazz National, Horoya Band De Kankan* - Victoire À La Révolution (LP, Album) Editions Syliphone Conakry SLP 27 Guinea 1971 Sell This Version
SLP 25 Horoya Band - Trio Fédéral De Pointe album art Kebendo-Jazz* / Horoya-Band* / Niandan-Jazz* Kebendo-Jazz* / Horoya-Band* / Niandan-Jazz* - Trio Fédéral De Pointe(LP) Editions Syliphone Conakry SLP 25 Guinea 1971 Sell This Version
SLP 41 Horoya Band - Savane Profonde album art Horoya Band National* Savane Profonde(LP, Album) Editions Syliphone Conakry SLP 41 Guinea 1973 Sell This Version
7426 Horoya Band - Chemin Du P.D.G 2 - Tunyalee 2 album art Bembeya Jazz National, Horoya Band Bembeya Jazz National, Horoya Band - Chemin Du P.D.G 2 - Tunyalee 2(Cass, Album) Not On Label 7426 Unknown Sell This Version
2288 Horoya Band - Horiya Band De Guinea album art Horiya Band Du Guinea* Horiya Band De Guinea(Cass, Album) Not On Label 2288 Guinea Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

SYL 546 Horoya Band - Karan-Gbegne / Karangba album art National Horoya-Band* ... Les "K" De Lansina Kante* National Horoya-Band* ... Les "K" De Lansina Kante* - Karan-Gbegne / Karangba(7", Single) Editions Syliphone Conakry SYL 546 Guinea 1972 Sell This Version
SYL 557 Horoya Band - Baya / Souro Bayo  album art Horoya Band National* Baya / Souro Bayo (7", Single) Editions Syliphone Conakry SYL 557 Guinea 1973 Sell This Version
SYL 561 Horoya Band - Derimagni / Ni Bara Tila  album art Horoya Band Derimagni / Ni Bara Tila (7", Single) Editions Syliphone Conakry SYL 561 Guinea 1973 Sell This Version
SYL 560 Horoya Band - Maderiwola / Nalakassi album art Horoya Band National* Maderiwola / Nalakassi(7") Editions Syliphone Conakry SYL 560 Guinea Unknown Sell This Version
SYL 511 Horoya Band - Takoulata album art Orchestre Horoya Band De Kankan* Takoulata(7", Single) Editions Syliphone Conakry SYL 511 Guinea Unknown Sell This Version
SYL 559 Horoya Band - Koulia / Malamini album art Horoya Band National* Koulia / Malamini(7") Editions Syliphone Conakry SYL 559 Guinea Unknown Sell This Version
SYL 558 Horoya Band - Kanimba / Wèrè Wèrè album art Horoya Band National* Kanimba / Wèrè Wèrè(7", Single) Editions Syliphone Conakry SYL 558 Guinea Unknown Sell This Version
SYL 535 Horoya Band - Apollo / Hombressa album art Horoya Band Apollo / Hombressa(7", Single) Editions Syliphone Conakry SYL 535 Guinea Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

Horoya Band - Paya Paya album art Horoya Band Paya Paya (Comp) Dakar Sound, CNR Music Netherlands 1997 Sell This Version

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