Thursday, February 28, 2008

Various - Nigeria 70


Various - Nigeria 70: The Definitive Story of 1970s Funky Lagos
Label: Strut/AfroStrut
Record date: 1970s
Album style: 70s, Afrobeat, Funk, Jazz

Tracklist Disc 1:
1. Ololufe Mi - Koola Lobitos
2. Tire Loma Da Nigbehin - Monomono
3. Chant To Mother Earth - Blo
4. Jeun Ko Ku (Chop 'N' Quench) - Fela Ransome Kuti & The Africa 70
5. Ifa - Tunji Oyelana & The Benders
6. Ikon Allah - Bala Miller & The Great Music Pirameeds Of Afrika
7. La La La - Segun Bucknor & His Revolution
8. Shango - Peter King
9. No Discrimination - Tony Allen & His Afro Messengers
10. Akayan Ekassa - Sir Victor Uwaifo & His Melody Maestroes
11. Better Change Your Mind - William Onyeabor
12. Woman Made The Devil - Bongos Ikwue

Tracklist Disc 2:
1. Alo Mi Alo (Part 1 & 2) - Orlando Julius & The Afro Sounders
2. Allah Wakbarr - Ofo The Black Company
3. Enjoy Yourself - Sahara All Stars Band Jos.
4. Dancing Time - The Funkees
5. The Quest - Afro Cult Foundation
6. Greetings - Joni Haastrup
7. Kita Kita - Gasper Lawal
8. Orere Elejigbo - Lijadu Sisters
9. Upside Down - Fela Anikulapo Kuti & The Africa 70
10. Agboju Logun - Shina Williams & His African Percussionists
11. Ja Fun Mi (Instrumental) - Sunny Ade & His African Beats

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Anonymous said...

fuckin awesome!

jahzoom said...

This is another very SOLID afrobeat comp. Thanks for posting!

A Pyrex Scholar said...

Grade A! thanks guys!

upsetter5001 said...

You have out done yourself.

Anonymous said...

loving the African 70s stuff. Awesome.

XMP said...

cheers guys

Anonymous said...

thanks man. good stuff this.

Anonymous said...

Strange - I have to wonder why that cover shot of Prince Nico Mbarga, yet his music is not featured on the comp!? Still - this looks great, will download and test drive now!

k said...

afro beat has launched a full blown attack on my ears. i love your blog.. cool selections..

cletonico said...

great compilation and also i love your blog.
thanks man!

Bradly Jones said...

LOL, i can't believe the 70's we dressed like this. It was way funky in Africa if you ask me. great music though.

call Nigeria