Thursday, February 28, 2008

Various - Nigeria 70

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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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11 comments:

Anonymous said...

fuckin awesome!

jahzoom said...

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

A Pyrex Scholar said...

Grade A! thanks guys!

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upsetter5001 said...

You have out done yourself.

Anonymous said...

loving the African 70s stuff. Awesome.

XMP said...

cheers guys

todd 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.



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