Patchanka is the debut studio album by Mano Negra, released in 1988. The French edition of Rolling Stone magazine named it the 32nd greatest French rock album (out of 100).[2]

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Studio album by
Released1988 (1988)
GenreFrench rock
LabelBoucherie Productions, Virgin France S.A.
ProducerMano Negra
Mano Negra chronology
Puta's Fever
Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic4/5 stars[1]

Track listingEdit

1."Mano Negra"1:44
2."Ronde de nuit"2:55
3."Baby You're Mine"2:55
4."Indios De Barcelona"2:34
5."Rock Island Line"3:03
6."Noche De Accion"2:45
7."Darling Darling"1:46
8."Killin' Rats"2:24
9."Mala Vida"2:53
10."Takin' It Up"3:40
11."La Ventura"2:57
12."Lonesome Bop"2:28
13."Bragg Jack"2:32
14."Salga La Luna"3:34


Chart Peak
French Albums (SNEP)[3] 145

Certifications and salesEdit

Region Certification Certified units/sales
France (SNEP)[5] none 215,600[4]

*sales figures based on certification alone
^shipments figures based on certification alone


  1. ^ Nickson, Chris. "Patchanka - Mano Negra". AllMusic. Retrieved 12 April 2019.
  2. ^ Magazine Rolling Stone, n°18 of February 2010, ISSN 1764-1071
  3. ^ " – Mano Negra – Patchanka". Hung Medien. Retrieved 12 April 2019.
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  5. ^ "French album certifications – Mano Negra – Patchanka" (in French). Syndicat National de l'Édition Phonographique.

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