afro modern

2.2.5 - Pharyngeals and Epyglottals [ħ, ʕ, ʜ]

Rare cross-linguisticaly. Present in several Afro-Asiatic languages (modern standard Arabic, Maltese, Somali, Afar, Berber languages), Pontic and Caspian languages, some dialects of galician, some formosan aboriginal languages and in North America (Haida, Salishan and Wakashan families). Also present in Dahalo (isolate in Arfica). Also reported as sounds in proto-indo-european.

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While researching for my thesis on percussion and the body in black music, I came across this song:

Dr. Sakis and Afro Modern- La Bamboula

Those girls can move!