Grammy award winning artist, producer and husband to singer Alicia Keys, Swizz Beat, is set to sample veteran Ghanaian musician Ebo Taylor’s 2010 album “Love and Death”
In an Instagram post which has got a lot of Ghanaian music inclined folks talking, the producer (Swizz Beatz) shared the cover art of Ebo Taylor’s album with the inscription “#vibes & samples”
Speaking exclusively to www.nydjlive.com on the intended move by the American producer, Ebo Taylor disclosed neither himself nor the record label under which the album was released was not prevu to the information. He however remained optimistic that the producer will do the right thing only if he is relly interested in sampling his work.
“Thank you very much for the information. As we talk, I have not been contacted or informed of any such move but I am travelling to Berlin tomorrow and I’m sure management will take it from there.”
The 8-track album was released under the Strut Records based in Germany and has songs such as African Woman, Aborekyari Aba, Obra and others.
Listen to Ebo Taylor’s Love and Death track from below.