Charlotte Adigéry‘s new Zendoli EP is out February 8 on DEEWEE.
Belgian-Caribbean artist and Soulwax‘s protégée Charlotte Adigéry, also known as WWWATER, has announced the release of a new EP on the Dewaele brothers’s label DEEWEE. The 5-track project is the result of her collaboration with Bolis Pupul, a descendant of the first and only wave of Chinese immigration to Martinique she met via Tinder.
We can already dance with the first single “Paténipat” which refers to “zandoli pa té ni pat” – a Creole mnemonic that means “the gecko didn’t have any legs”. Building bridges between cultures, her technoid track offers a trance-like crescendo and playfully draws from the rhythms of the GWO KA dances that would have swayed the islanders of Martinique a century ago. About “Paténipat”, Charlotte Adigéry detailed: