Gnonnas Pedro

Real Name:
Gnonnan Sossou Pierre Kouassivi
Profile:
Born Gnonnan Sossou Pierre Kouassivi, he started his career aged 20 with leading Benin band Los Panchos. He later launched his own band Les Dadjés in Benin.
Composer, singer, multi-instrumentalist (guitar, trumpet, sax) but most of all performer of multi-sound music. Known worldwide for Cuban influenced music and Agbadja, a modernized form of Fon folkloric music, Gnonnas Pedro Et Ses Dadjés are known as "the African band that speaks every language" and as famous as TP Orchestre Poly-Rythmo.
Gnonnas Pedro died August 12, 2004, age 61 of prostate cancer in a hospital of Cotonou, Benin.
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Albums

Gnonnas Pedro - Tube 80 "Kalapchap" album art Gnonnas Pedro Tube 80 "Kalapchap" (Album) Éditions Gnoinsopé France 1980 Sell This Version
Gnonnas Pedro - Africa Tei Cuba album art Gnonnas Pedro Africa Tei Cuba (Album) Éditions Gnoinsopé France 1981 Sell This Version
Gnonnas Pedro - El Cochechivo album art Gnonnas Pedro El Cochechivo (Album) Éditions Gnoinsopé France 1981 Sell This Version
EGK 004 Gnonnas Pedro - La Crocatuba - Mimi Pinçon album art Gnonnas Pedro La Crocatuba - Mimi Pinçon(LP, Album) Éditions Gnoinsopé EGK 004 Benin 1983 Sell This Version
CDS7070 Gnonnas Pedro - Irma Loi album art Gnounas Pedro* Irma Loi(CD, Album) Syllart Productions CDS7070 France 1999 Sell This Version
Gnonnas Pedro - Sweet Combine album art Gnonnas Pedro Sweet Combine (Album) Éditions Gnoinsopé, Éditions Gnoinsopé Benin Unknown Sell This Version
ASL 7003 Gnonnas Pedro - La Combinacion De Gnonnas Pedro album art Gnonnas Pedro La Combinacion De Gnonnas Pedro(LP, Album) Ledoux Records ASL 7003 France Unknown Sell This Version
006 Gnonnas Pedro - Les Femmes D'Abord album art Gnonnas Pedro Les Femmes D'Abord(12", Single) Éditions Gnoinsopé 006 Benin Unknown Sell This Version
EGK 007 Gnonnas Pedro Chante Noel - Bonne Annee(LP, Album) Éditions Gnoinsopé EGK 007 Benin Unknown Sell This Version
none Gnonnas Pedro - Agbadja album art Gnonnas Pedro Agbadja(11xFile, FLAC, Album) Syllart Records none France Unknown
none Gnonnas Pedro -  Agbadja Synthese Nº 1 album art Gnonnas Pedro Agbadja Synthese Nº 1(Cass, Album) Not On Label none Unknown Sell This Version
SS-3 Gnonnas Pedro - Gnonnas Pedro album art Gnonnas Pedro Gnonnas Pedro(Cass) Super Sound inc. SS-3 Unknown Sell This Version
EGK 008TG Gnonnas Pedro - Gnonnas Pedro album art Gnonnas Pedro Gnonnas Pedro(Cass, Album) Not On Label EGK 008TG Unknown Sell This Version
KS 2781 Gnonnas Pedro - Vacance A Pleingaz album art Gnonnas Pedro Vacance A Pleingaz(Cass, Album) Not On Label KS 2781 Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

28449 Gnonnas Pedro - Sale El Toro  album art La Cuadrilla De Gnonnas Pedro* Sale El Toro (7") Tropical 28449 Colombia 1979 Sell This Version
S.D.G. 009 Gnonnas Pedro - Bonne Année / Tembleque album art Gnonnas Pedro Bonne Année / Tembleque(7", Single) Studio Disques Gnoinsope S.D.G. 009 Benin Unknown Sell This Version
LNB 020 Gnonnas Pedro - Chantent Les 20 Ans De La Loterie Nationale Du Benin album art Gnonnas Pedro Et Vivi L'Internationale Gnonnas Pedro Et Vivi L'Internationale - Chantent Les 20 Ans De La Loterie Nationale Du Benin(12") Not On Label LNB 020 Benin Unknown Sell This Version
EGK 006 Gnonnas Pedro - Pas De Pétard album art Gnonnas Pedro Pas De Pétard(12", Single) Éditions Gnoinsopé EGK 006 Benin Unknown Sell This Version
SAT 003 Gnonnas Pedro - Le Vo Djo album art Pedro Gnonnas Et Ses Panchos* Le Vo Djo(7", Single, Mono) Disques Tropiques SAT 003 Dahomey Unknown Sell This Version
GBS 001 Gnonnas Pedro - Huzu Huzu Biotomin album art Gnonnas Pedro Huzu Huzu Biotomin(7", Mono) Gnonnas Broadcasting Sound GBS 001 Benin Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

Gnonnas Pedro - Gnonnas Pedro album art Gnonnas Pedro Gnonnas Pedro (Comp) Disco Stock Ivory Coast 1979 Sell This Version
none Gnonnas Pedro - Y Sus Panchos, Ses dadjes Et Le Groupe Africando album art Gnonnas Pedro Y Sus Panchos, Ses dadjes Et Le Groupe Africando(Box, Ltd, S/Edition + 12xCD, Comp + DVD) Top Showbiz none Benin 2007 Sell This Version
Gnonnas Pedro - La Belle Epoque - Volume 1 album art Gnonnas Pedro La Belle Epoque - Volume 1 (Comp) Syllart Productions, Rue Stendhal France 2011 Sell This Version
ASLCD/1 Gnonnas Pedro - La Compilation Vol. 1 album art Gnonnas Pedro La Compilation Vol. 1(CD, Comp) Ledoux Records ASLCD/1 France Unknown Sell This Version
ASLCD/3 Gnonnas Pedro - Vol.II Musique Afro-Cubaine album art Gnonnas Pedro Vol.II Musique Afro-Cubaine(CD, Comp) Ledoux Records ASLCD/3 France Unknown Sell This Version

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