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Tlahoun Gèssèssè (Amharic: ጥላሁን ገሠሠ) also Tilahun Gessesse (September 29, 1940 – April 19, 2009) was an Ethiopian singer regarded as one of the most popular of his country's "Golden Age" in the 1960s. During the 1960s, he became famous throughout the country, nicknamed "The Voice". He raised money for aid during the famines of the 1970s and 1980s and earned the affection of the nation, being awarded a doctorate degree by the University of Addis Ababa and also winning a… read more

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  • Avatar for Akayz7
    goddamn what a voice
  • Avatar for megajosh2
    I can't believe I'm getting into Ethiopian funk. That's so underground, it makes hipsters turn into respectable members of society when they listen to it.
  • Avatar for asanisemasa
    i love this so much
  • Avatar for sayfuddeen
    ...جـــــــــــــزاك الله
  • Avatar for sayfuddeen
    .........ما شاء الله, ما شاء الله
  • Avatar for insomniacme
    another excellent addition to the Ethipiques collection!
  • Avatar for pyjamademon
    RIP, Mr. Gèssèssè. What a great voice.
  • Avatar for -tgt-
    RIP a voice to remember.
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