Ancestral Affirmation

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    AZANYAH's final studio recording featuring guest vocal artists Donald Smith, Julie Dexter, Obie Jesse, Venuseven, Diallo Marcel Crichton, T'MoJah Johnson, and Instrumentalists Jeremy Wilms, Vance Taylor, Jerome Crichton, Kinah Boto, Atu

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There is at the very core of our being an innate connection to those cultures and peoples that have preceded us -- those in our direct lineage through whom we have come into being. That is our personal heritage, an integral part of our true identity. As we affirm that truth we affirm the scope and truth of who we are. Ancestral Affirmation.


from Eternity, released February 10, 2013
Written, Composed and Arranged by Mamaniji Azanyah
©2003 Mamaniji Azanyah

Obie Jesse - Vocals
Mamaniji Azanyah - Bass
Immanuel Zechariah - Flute
Atu - Percussion
Kinah Boto - Percussion



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azanyah Atlanta, Georgia

AZANYAH's banner reads, “Creative Spiritual Expression in the Improvisational Tradition” and led by Mamaniji Azanyah and Immanuel Zechariah, utilizes a powerhouse instrumental ensemble, with equally powerful lead vocals. AZANYAH transports the listener through a kaleidoscopic soundscape of Jazz, pan-African, and World Music, filled with prophetic rapture, meditative bliss and reflective wonder. ... more

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