The Bring back Makossa campaign has been up and running on Dulce Camer for the past 5 weeks. Each week, we bing you some old Makossa tunes which will get you reminsicing of childhood moments and bopping to the "wicked" rythmns!
This week we will be focusing on the Decca family. They have been known as the royal family of Makossa since Ben and little sexier sister Grace took over our radio earwaves and our television screens during the Tele Podium and Tam Tam Weekend eras.
Ben Decca's Makossa style has been dubbed the softer and more elegant Makossa while his sister Grace brought the sexy back into Makossa making her also a great fashion icon during the late 80's and inspiring a trend with her famous split dress in the Muyengue video which was later dubbed "the Grace Decca split".
With no further ado, enjoy the videos.
Oh myyyy, memories!! They never die, they just stay hidden somewhere deep down inside of you waiting for the slightest of triggers to bring them flooding. Grace Decca has surely been my trigger today!
Hope you enjoyed the videos.
Dulce Camer has been going for a year now and we the team behind this blog would like to thank each and every one of you for the support, the encouragement, the positive feedback, the visits, the recommendations and also all the interviewees who agreed to take part. You have made the blog what it is today and we are now boasting 15,000 visits in 12 months!
We will have a special treat for you at the end of the month. Keep checking DC!
Stay sweet and have a fab weekend