Julie Mourillon, one of the pioneers of cadence-lypso, has launched his latest album.
The album is called “Ba Mwen Nouvel.”
Mourillon started his musical career with the band Exile One and together acted as one of the pioneers of cadence-lypso. That style of music dominated the dance music scene in Dominica, Martinique, Guadeloupe and other French Creole islands during the 1970’s. This brought Dominica’s music to international appreciation.
Mourillion started his solo career in in the 1980’s and has taken his music to different directions including reggae, soca, bouyon, cadence and merengue. He has toured Africa, Europe, USA, the Caribbean and the Pacific. He has worked with musicians in Paris, reggae band Third World and superstar Jimmy Cliff.
The album is being distributed by Debs Music.