Conclusion: Bikutsi Shifts

Bikutsi - A Beti Dance Music on the Rise, 1970 – 1990 - Anja Brunner

Anja Brunner [+-]
University of Bern
Anja Brunner is Assistant for Cultural Anthropology of Music, Department of Musicology at the University of Bern.


This chapter sums up the outlined developments. It reflects on how bikutsi became so popular, why the act of naming a popular music genre itself is important, and concludes by presenting what remained and what changed in music and society throughout the musical changes of the 1970s and 1980s in Cameroon.

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Brunner, Anja. Conclusion: Bikutsi Shifts. Bikutsi - A Beti Dance Music on the Rise, 1970 – 1990. Equinox eBooks Publishing, United Kingdom. p. Sep 2021. ISBN 9781781797860. Date accessed: 15 Apr 2021 doi: 10.1558/equinox.36067. Sep 2021

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