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Ti Paris And Konpa-direk

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Ti Paris And Konpa-direk

The Haitian commercial music industry provides a particularly vivid example of a culture industry in the periphery. Most of the recordings in the 1950s and 1960s, in the early days of bandleader Nemours Jean-Baptistes konpa-direk, were done by Herby Widmaier at Radio d'Haiti, the new station of his father, Ricardo.

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