He revived the Kwa Kwassi orchestra and embarked on a tour in Bafoun country. This musical formation brought together the most talented youngsters in the village, who received instruction together in history and art. E-Rotic — Wild and strong. Dj Bobo — Love is the price Steven Levis mix. A group of tourists turned up, and were all bewitched by the music, including a young woman from ,. In 1987, once more, Wes started to enjoy musical night of the riverbanks.
He was impatient to get back in touch with the Moutaba spirit, to promote bafoun-bantou tradition and returned to the home of his ancestors. In 1996 Wes signed with Sony Music France to release Welenga. Wes took great pleasure in transmitting the wisdom of the elephants and the ancient history of. His grandfather taught him his love of history and the wisdom of the elephant of animist bantou philosophy. Wes is the first African artist with a recording going diamond.
Ray Horton — Because i love you. Solid Base — Never find a love. Haddaway — I miss you ext vers. From 1997 on Wes performed a G7 concert with Deep Forest in , , and is known as a multitalented artist whose music enriches the world, as well for his humanuity as an individual concerned with the plight of children and those less fortunate in the world. Kate Ryan — Désenchantée acoustic mix. The pair soon became inseparable.
From the tender age of two, his grandfather taught him about healing music and how to play the instrument. Wes — Un awa awa remix. Alane was used in the German films Zahn Um Zahn and Aus Heiterem Himmel. Andru Donalds — All out of love. . During this tour, he gave concerts in.
Two years after, Jacques, Wes's brother and a talented guitarist, died. R Kelly — I believe i can fly. Emilia — Big big world. Their father died a few months later, following a motorbike accident. Falco — Out of the dark.
He visited schools in , and worked with children. And so Wes set off for , with his under his arm. This song was also included in the soundtracks for the German movies Falsche Partner and Ein Fall Fuer Zwei. Marc Anthony — Love is all. Sandman — Close to you.
He is also about to realise a new album. Thus Wes became one of the first stars of the group Deep Forest. Blue System — Oh i miss you. Joe — I believe in you. Fakol played in the and in other countries throughout.
Backstreet Boys — Anywhere for you. At the 10th Anniversary of the World Music Awards in , presided over by , Wes received the Award for best record sale of the year by an African artist May 6, 1998. He gave concerts in , , , in , , , and. In 2002, invited Wes to perform in the movie , and his song Awa Awa was on the soundtrack. Antique — Why greek vers.
Marc Anthony — When i dream at night. In the same year he performed I love Football for the in. East 17 — Around the world. Alexander — Take me tonight. Savage Garden — Truly madly deeply. In 1988, the group Fakol with Benjamin Valfroy and Jo Sene was formed.
Boyzone — Love me for a reason. As of 2007, Wes is working on a new and spiritual book. Dune — One of us alternative vers. Aside from his musical activity, Wes started to develop an involvement in social work. .