Fa Fa Fa Fa Fa (Sad Song)

Papa Wemba

‘Fa Fa Fa Fa Fa (Sad Song)’ – a cover of the Otis Redding classic – is taken from Papa Wemba’s second album for Real World Records entitled Emotion.

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