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Pierre Akendengue

voc, g, *1943 GA
Singer / Musician / Composer of World
A.k.a. Pierre-Claver Akendengué

Pierre-Claver Akendengué (born April 25, 1943) is a musician and composer of Gabon. In 1997, he received his country's "Prix d'excellence" at the Africa Music awards in Libreville, honoring his body of work. He also serves as a cultural advisor for the government of Gabon.Born on the island of Awuta, which is located just off the coast from Port-Gentil, Akendengué went to school in Port-Gentil, then studied psychology at the University of Caen in France during the 1960s. While in France, he met singer Mireille, who encouraged his musical interests.

  • Vocals
  • Guitar
  • Acoustic guitar
  • Percussion
  • Backing Vocals
  • World
  • Folk
  • Jazz
  • R&B/Soul
  • Latin
Popular Tracks   
Epuguzu on Silence by Pierre Akendengue
Awana W'Africa on Awana W'Africa by Pierre Akendengue
Nkere on Awana W'Africa by Pierre Akendengue
Afrika obota on Africa obota / Nandipo by Pierre Akendengue
Oma ayiya on Africa obota / Nandipo by Pierre Akendengue
Ogula Kongondouma on Silence by Pierre Akendengue
Ntyozo Biada on Vérité d'Afrique by Pierre Akendengue
Lababa on Rereleases of the Albums «Eseringila» and «Mengo» by Pierre Akendengue
Eau claire on Maladalité by Pierre Akendengue
Azeva on Awana W'Africa by Pierre Akendengue

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Libérée La Liberté / Mvt ArushaPierre Akendengue2016Album
DestinéePierre Akendengue2013Album
Vérité D'AfriquePierre Akendengue2008Album
GoréePierre Akendengue2006Album
Tous Nos MeauxPierre Akendengue2005Single
Rereleases Of The Albums "Eseringila" And "Mengo"Pierre Akendengue2002Compil.
ObakadencesPierre Akendengue2001Album
MaladalitePierre Akendengue1996Album
Carrefour RioPierre Akendengue1996Album
SilencePierre Akendengue1991Album
Espoir A SowetoPierre Akendengue1988Album
PiroguierPierre Akendengue1987Album
Passé ComposéPierre Akendengue1987Compil.
Ka'BoPierre Akendengue1986Single
SarraouniaPierre Akendengue1986Album
Awana W'AfrikaPierre Akendengue1983Album
MandoPierre Akendengue1983Album
EpuguzuPierre Akendengue1983Single
Reveil De L'AfriquePierre Akendengue1980Album
MéngoPierre Akendengue1980Album
Eseringila (Trait D'Union)Pierre Akendengue1978Album
OwendePierre Akendengue1978Album
Afrika ObotaPierre Akendengue1977Single
Afrika ObotaPierre Akendengue1977Single
Afrika ObotaPierre Akendengue1976Album
LikwalaPierre Akendengue1975Single
NandipoPierre Akendengue1974Album
Ewawa / IbembePierre AkendengueSingle
Ndjuke / ChakaPierre AkendengueSingle
Ezenge / ElowePierre AkendengueSingle
Ndandaye / Kumb'Pierre AkendengueSingle
Nkere / Ntce NganiPierre AkendengueSingle
Ghalo-Ghalo / Le Chant Du Coupeur D'oukouméPierre AkendengueSingle
Afrika Salalo / MbandoPierre AkendengueSingle
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