5€ VOUCHERJOIN OUR MAILING LIST
GenresNew In StockBack In StockPreorderHHV ExclusivesHHV Top 100ChartsSale
Batida - Alegria EP
Tracklist
A1Alegria (12
A2Alegria (Radio Edit)
B1Puxa (Beat Laden Remix)
B2Cuka (Maga Bo Remix)

Batida
Alegria EP

Soundway | Item No: 291430
Vinyl 12" | 2012 / UK – Original | New
12,99 €
Incl. VAT plus Shipping Costs
Sold out This item is sold out.
Item Description
Angolan / Portuguese Batida is back with the Alegria EP, the second remix laden offshoot single from his debut LP released early this year. Mixing the syncopated, synthetic rhythms of kuduro with elements of classic 1970s semba and congolese-influenced guitar licks Batida's creator Pedro Coquenão and others have extended and re-worked three of the best album cuts.

For the opening track of the EP Batida has re-worked and extended the feel-good cut ‘Alegria’ , stretching it out over six minutes as well as providing a radio friendly edit. As the name of the track suggests 'Alegria' is perhaps the most joyous cut from the record, here strung out for the dancefloor.

Two of his close musical allies, Portuguese producer Beat Laden and Brazilian Maga Bo, take to the dials for the B-side, re-working two more album tracks. The original version of 'Puxa' was conceived at Beat Laden’s studio in Lisbon and so returning the favour Batida gave the reigns to his friend on this earth-shaking, bass heavy dubbed out remix.

Maga Bo adds extra percussion and urgency to the shuffling ‘Cuka’ that features Angolan MC Ikonoklasta telling the fictional story of an old maestro of the "Alcoholic Wako Kungo Orchestra" that only uses Cuca (Angolan national beer) cans and bottles as instruments and ends up “on the other side of the town” because he talks too much.

2012 has seen Batida making waves across Europe, taking his powerhouse live show to some of the biggest festivals across the continent. Blowing away all who've seen it his show features dancers, percussionists, live samples and MCs alongside visuals and images (both archive and new) of Angolan street life, the civil war and fragments of tribal life.
Item Details
Item No:291430
Artist:Batida
Titel:Alegria EP
Label:Soundway
Katalog-Nr:SNDW12014
Format:Vinyl 12", Vinyl, Singles, 12"
Pressing:UK – Original
Release Date:2012
Genre:Organic Grooves
Style:Afrobeat
Available since:25.01.2013
Condition:New
Price:12,99 €
Weight:250g (plus 250g Packaging)
Our customers also bought
Related Items
Record Outer Sleeve - 12
Record Outer Sleeve
12" Vinyl LP Schutzhüllen (0,15mm) (10 Pieces)
3,99 €
 
Record Outer Sleeve - 12" Vinyl LP Schutzhüllen (0,15mm)
V.A. - Kenya Special: Selected East African Recordings From The 1970s & '80s
V.A.
Kenya Special: Selected East African Recordings From The 1970s & '80s
3LP+7"|29,99 €
 
V.A. - Kenya Special: Selected East African Recordings From The 1970s & '80s 3LP+7"
DrumTalk - Airbourne EP
DrumTalk
Airbourne EP
12"|11,19 € 13,99 € -20%
 
DrumTalk - Airbourne EP 12"
Batida - Batida
Batida
Batida
LP|16,99 € 19,99 € -15%
 
Batida - Batida LP
Vinyl, CD & Tape from Artist
Batida - Dois
Batida
Dois
LP|16,99 €
 
Batida - Dois LP
Batida - Batida
Batida
Batida
LP|16,99 € 19,99 € -15%
 
Batida - Batida LP
Show all ItemsShow all
Vinyl, CD & Tape from Label
Used Vinyl from Label
V.A. - Onda De Amor: Synthesized Brazilian Hits That Never Were (1984-94)
V.A.
Onda De Amor: Synthesized Brazilian Hits That Never Were (1984-94)
2LP|22,99 €
 
V.A. - Onda De Amor: Synthesized Brazilian Hits That Never Were (1984-94) 2LP
Grupo Controle Digital - A Festa E Nossa
Grupo Controle Digital
A Festa E Nossa
LP|21,99 €
 
Grupo Controle Digital - A Festa E Nossa LP
V.A. - Kenya Special Remix Ep 2018 Edition
V.A.
Kenya Special Remix Ep 2018 Edition
12"|10,99 €
 
V.A. - Kenya Special Remix Ep 2018 Edition 12"
V.A. - Heads Records - South African Disco Dub Edits
V.A.
Heads Records - South African Disco Dub Edits
12"|12,99 €
 
V.A. - Heads Records - South African Disco Dub Edits 12"
Mauskovic Dance Band, The - Down In The Basement
Mauskovic Dance Band, The
Down In The Basement
12"|14,99 €
 
Mauskovic Dance Band, The - Down In The Basement 12"
Julien Dyne - Teal
Julien Dyne
Teal
2LP|24,99 €
 
Julien Dyne - Teal 2LP
V.A. - Gumba Fire: Bubblegum Soul & Synth Boogie In 1980s South Africa
V.A.
Gumba Fire: Bubblegum Soul & Synth Boogie In 1980s South Africa
3LP|27,99 €
 
V.A. - Gumba Fire: Bubblegum Soul & Synth Boogie In 1980s South Africa 3LP
Lord Echo - Harmonies DJ Friendly Edition
Lord Echo
Harmonies DJ Friendly Edition
2LP|24,99 €
 
Lord Echo - Harmonies DJ Friendly Edition 2LP
Felbm - Tape 1 / Tape 2
Felbm
Tape 1 / Tape 2
LP|20,99 €
 
Felbm - Tape 1 / Tape 2 LP
Funkees, The - Dancing Time: The Best Of East Nigeria's Afro Rock Exponents 1973-77
Funkees, The
Dancing Time: The Best Of East Nigeria's Afro Rock Exponents 1973-77
2LP|22,99 €
 
Funkees, The - Dancing Time: The Best Of East Nigeria's Afro Rock Exponents 1973-77 2LP
V.A. - Panama! 2: Latin Sounds, Cumbia Tropical & Calypso Funk On The Isthmus 1967-77
V.A.
Panama! 2: Latin Sounds, Cumbia Tropical & Calypso Funk On The Isthmus 1967-77
2LP|23,99 €
 
V.A. - Panama! 2: Latin Sounds, Cumbia Tropical & Calypso Funk On The Isthmus 1967-77 2LP
V.A. - Doing It In Lagos: Boogie, Pop & Disco in 1980’s Nigeria
V.A.
Doing It In Lagos: Boogie, Pop & Disco in 1980’s Nigeria
3LP+7"|29,99 €
Currently not available
V.A. - Doing It In Lagos: Boogie, Pop & Disco in 1980’s Nigeria 3LP+7"
Jon K / Pat Thomas - Asafo / Enye Woa
Jon K / Pat Thomas
Asafo / Enye Woa
12"|13,99 €
 
Jon K / Pat Thomas - Asafo / Enye Woa 12"
Lord Echo - The Sweetest Meditation Remixes
Lord Echo
The Sweetest Meditation Remixes
12"|11,99 €
Currently not available
Lord Echo - The Sweetest Meditation Remixes 12"
Heliocentrics, The - OST Sunshine Makers
Heliocentrics, The
OST Sunshine Makers
LP|24,99 €
 
Heliocentrics, The - OST Sunshine Makers LP
Ondatropica - Punkero Sonidero
Ondatropica
Punkero Sonidero
7"|9,99 €
Currently not available
Ondatropica - Punkero Sonidero 7"
V.A. - Panama! 3: Latin, Calypso And Funk On The Isthmus 1960 -75
V.A.
Panama! 3: Latin, Calypso And Funk On The Isthmus 1960 -75
2LP|24,99 €
Currently not available
V.A. - Panama! 3: Latin, Calypso And Funk On The Isthmus 1960 -75 2LP
Msafiri Zawose - Uhamiaji
Msafiri Zawose
Uhamiaji
2LP|22,99 €
 
Msafiri Zawose - Uhamiaji 2LP
Ondatropica - Baile Bucanero
Ondatropica
Baile Bucanero
2LP|22,99 €
 
Ondatropica - Baile Bucanero 2LP
Meridian Brothers - Los Suicadas
Meridian Brothers
Los Suicadas
LP|20,99 €
 
Meridian Brothers - Los Suicadas LP
V.A. - Gumba Fire: Bubblegum Soul & Synth Boogie In 1980s South Africa
V.A.
Gumba Fire: Bubblegum Soul & Synth Boogie In 1980s South Africa
CD|16,99 €
 
V.A. - Gumba Fire: Bubblegum Soul & Synth Boogie In 1980s South Africa CD
Movers, The - Kansas City
Movers, The
Kansas City
LP|19,99 €
 
Movers, The - Kansas City LP
Meridian Brothers - Donde Estas Maria?
Meridian Brothers
Donde Estas Maria?
LP|19,99 €
 
Meridian Brothers - Donde Estas Maria? LP
Jay U Experience - Enough Is Enough
Jay U Experience
Enough Is Enough
LP|21,99 €
 
Jay U Experience - Enough Is Enough LP
V.A. - Colombia! The Golden Age Of Discos Fuentes, The Powerhouse Of Colombian Music 1960-76
V.A.
Colombia! The Golden Age Of Discos Fuentes, The Powerhouse Of Colombian Music 1960-76
2LP|23,99 €
 
V.A. - Colombia! The Golden Age Of Discos Fuentes, The Powerhouse Of Colombian Music 1960-76 2LP
Ennanga Vision - Ennanga Vision Black Vinyl Version
Ennanga Vision
Ennanga Vision Black Vinyl Version
LP|18,99 €
Currently not available
Ennanga Vision - Ennanga Vision Black Vinyl Version LP
Ennanga Vision - Ennanga Vision Neon Vinyl Version
Ennanga Vision
Ennanga Vision Neon Vinyl Version
2LP|22,99 €
 
Ennanga Vision - Ennanga Vision Neon Vinyl Version 2LP
Heliocentrics, The - A World Of Masks Black Vinyl Edition
Heliocentrics, The
A World Of Masks Black Vinyl Edition
LP|19,99 €
 
Heliocentrics, The - A World Of Masks Black Vinyl Edition LP
V.A. - Ghana Soundz Volume 1
V.A.
Ghana Soundz Volume 1
2LP|22,99 €
 
V.A. - Ghana Soundz Volume 1 2LP
P.R.O. (People Rock Outfit) - Blacky Joe
P.R.O. (People Rock Outfit)
Blacky Joe
LP|13,49 € 26,99 € -50%
 
P.R.O. (People Rock Outfit) - Blacky Joe LP
Sidiku Buari - Anokwar (Truth)
Sidiku Buari
Anokwar (Truth)
12"|13,99 €
 
Sidiku Buari - Anokwar (Truth) 12"
Dexter Story - Wondem
Dexter Story
Wondem
LP|18,99 €
 
Dexter Story - Wondem LP
Batida - Dois
Batida
Dois
LP|16,99 €
 
Batida - Dois LP
Meridian Brothers - Salvadora Robot
Meridian Brothers
Salvadora Robot
2LP|24,99 €
 
Meridian Brothers - Salvadora Robot 2LP
Muyei Power - Sierra Leone in 1970s USA
Muyei Power
Sierra Leone in 1970s USA
LP|18,99 €
Currently not available
Muyei Power - Sierra Leone in 1970s USA LP
Jimmy Mawi - Black Dialogue EP
Jimmy Mawi
Black Dialogue EP
10"|11,99 €
 
Jimmy Mawi - Black Dialogue EP 10"
V.A. - Kenya Special: Selected East African Recordings From The 1970s & '80s
V.A.
Kenya Special: Selected East African Recordings From The 1970s & '80s
3LP+7"|29,99 €
 
V.A. - Kenya Special: Selected East African Recordings From The 1970s & '80s 3LP+7"
Chico Mann of Antibalas - Same Old Clown EP
Chico Mann of Antibalas
Same Old Clown EP
12"|9,74 € 12,99 € -25%
 
Chico Mann of Antibalas - Same Old Clown EP 12"
Meridian Brothers - Desesperanza
Meridian Brothers
Desesperanza
LP|19,99 €
 
Meridian Brothers - Desesperanza LP
Lancelot Layne - Carnival Drum Song
Lancelot Layne
Carnival Drum Song
12"|10,39 € 12,99 € -20%
 
Lancelot Layne - Carnival Drum Song 12"
Rob - Make It Fast, Make It Slow
Rob
Make It Fast, Make It Slow
LP|19,99 €
Currently not available
Rob - Make It Fast, Make It Slow LP
Diron Animal - Alone
Diron Animal
Alone
LP|19,99 €
 
Diron Animal - Alone LP
Hotline - You Are Mine
Hotline
You Are Mine
LP|19,99 €
 
Hotline - You Are Mine LP
Fela Ransome-Kuti & The Highlife Rakers - Fela's Special
Fela Ransome-Kuti & The Highlife Rakers
Fela's Special
7"|9,99 €
 
Fela Ransome-Kuti & The Highlife Rakers - Fela's Special 7"
iZem - Hafa
iZem
Hafa
LP|20,99 €
 
iZem - Hafa LP
Dexter Story - Wejene Aola Feat. Kamasi Washington
Dexter Story
Wejene Aola Feat. Kamasi Washington
7"|8,99 €
 
Dexter Story - Wejene Aola Feat. Kamasi Washington 7"
V.A. - Kenya Special Volume 2: Selected East African Recordings From The 1970s & '80s
V.A.
Kenya Special Volume 2: Selected East African Recordings From The 1970s & '80s
3LP|29,99 €
 
V.A. - Kenya Special Volume 2: Selected East African Recordings From The 1970s & '80s 3LP
Susso - Keira
Susso
Keira
LP|19,99 €
 
Susso - Keira LP
Vanishing Twin - Choose Your Own Adventure
Vanishing Twin
Choose Your Own Adventure
LP|21,99 €
 
Vanishing Twin - Choose Your Own Adventure LP
Odion Iruoje - Down To Earth
Odion Iruoje
Down To Earth
LP|23,99 €
 
Odion Iruoje - Down To Earth LP
Me & My Friends - Hide Your Way
Me & My Friends
Hide Your Way
LP|15,29 € 16,99 € -10%
 
Me & My Friends - Hide Your Way LP
Flamingods - Majesty
Flamingods
Majesty
LP|18,89 € 20,99 € -10%
 
Flamingods - Majesty LP
Chico Mann - Nobody Wants To Feat. Kendra Morris
Chico Mann
Nobody Wants To Feat. Kendra Morris
7"|6,99 € 9,99 € -30%
 
Chico Mann - Nobody Wants To Feat. Kendra Morris 7"
Family Atlantica - Cosmic Unity
Family Atlantica
Cosmic Unity
LP|20,99 €
 
Family Atlantica - Cosmic Unity LP
Fumaca Preta - Impuros Fanaticos
Fumaca Preta
Impuros Fanaticos
LP|19,99 €
 
Fumaca Preta - Impuros Fanaticos LP
Fantasma - Free Love
Fantasma
Free Love
LP|16,99 €
 
Fantasma - Free Love LP
Sound Of Siam, The - Volume 2: Molam & Luk Thung From North-East Thailand 1970-1982
Sound Of Siam, The
Volume 2: Molam & Luk Thung From North-East Thailand 1970-1982
CD|14,99 €
 
Sound Of Siam, The - Volume 2: Molam & Luk Thung From North-East Thailand 1970-1982 CD
Ibibio Sound Machine - Ibibio Sound Machine
Ibibio Sound Machine
Ibibio Sound Machine
LP|18,99 €
 
Ibibio Sound Machine - Ibibio Sound Machine LP
Family Atlantica - Family Atlantica
Family Atlantica
Family Atlantica
2LP|19,99 €
 
Family Atlantica - Family Atlantica 2LP
V.A. - Kenya Special: Selected East African Recordings From The 1970s & '80s
V.A.
Kenya Special: Selected East African Recordings From The 1970s & '80s
2CD|16,99 €
 
V.A. - Kenya Special: Selected East African Recordings From The 1970s & '80s 2CD
KonKoma - KonKoma Remixed
KonKoma
KonKoma Remixed
12"|11,99 €
 
KonKoma - KonKoma Remixed 12"
DrumTalk - Airbourne EP
DrumTalk
Airbourne EP
12"|11,19 € 13,99 € -20%
 
DrumTalk - Airbourne EP 12"
Tunji Oyelana - A Nigerian Retrospective 1966-79
Tunji Oyelana
A Nigerian Retrospective 1966-79
3LP|29,99 €
 
Tunji Oyelana - A Nigerian Retrospective 1966-79 3LP
Meridian Brothers - Desesperanza
Meridian Brothers
Desesperanza
CD|15,99 €
 
Meridian Brothers - Desesperanza CD
Ondatropica - Ondatropica
Ondatropica
Ondatropica
CD|11,99 €
 
Ondatropica - Ondatropica CD
Funkees, The - Dancing Time: The Best Of East Nigeria's Afro Rock Exponents 1973-77
Funkees, The
Dancing Time: The Best Of East Nigeria's Afro Rock Exponents 1973-77
CD|15,99 €
 
Funkees, The - Dancing Time: The Best Of East Nigeria's Afro Rock Exponents 1973-77 CD
Rob - Make It Fast, Make It Slow
Rob
Make It Fast, Make It Slow
CD|8,39 € 13,99 € -40%
 
Rob - Make It Fast, Make It Slow CD
Batida - Batida
Batida
Batida
LP|16,99 € 19,99 € -15%
 
Batida - Batida LP
Joe Mensah / Oscar Sulley - Africa Is Home Natural Self Re-Edit / Olufeme Natural Self Remix
Joe Mensah / Oscar Sulley
Africa Is Home Natural Self Re-Edit / Olufeme Natural Self Remix
12"|12,99 €
 
Joe Mensah / Oscar Sulley - Africa Is Home Natural Self Re-Edit / Olufeme Natural Self Remix 12"
King Kennytone And His Western Toppers Band - Dancing Time With King Kennytone
King Kennytone And His Western Toppers Band
Dancing Time With King Kennytone
7"|9,99 €
 
King Kennytone And His Western Toppers Band - Dancing Time With King Kennytone 7"
Show all ItemsShow all
Tracklist
Tracklist
Close Player