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Nabil And The Savannahs - Karibuni Kenya (7")
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Nabil And The Savannahs - Karibuni Kenya (7")
Polydor POL 7-388, 198? Kenya
Karibuni Kenya, a largely untaped afro disco track that has not been fully explored. Stunning EX condition bordering NM.
Safari Sound Band - Best Of African Songs (LP)
EX
EX
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Safari Sound Band - Best Of African Songs (LP)
African Safari Club, 1984 Germany
Mainly an all afrobeat affair, two tracks stand out, the disco fun on Karibuni Kenya and heavy drum driven Kenya Safari. Both are great. Stunning EX+ copy that could easily pass for NM.
Gillespie Y Machito - Afro-Cuban Jazz (LP)
NM
NM
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Gillespie Y Machito - Afro-Cuban Jazz (LP)
Pablo OJC 447, 1976 Germany
What an excellent collaboration, Birk, Machito and Chico. The 15 min of Afro Cuban experimental jazz on Oro Incienso Y Mirra is a incredible piece of music. German pressing in stunning condition.
Heartbeat of Africa - Drums of Africa (7")
VG+
VG+
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Heartbeat of Africa - Drums of Africa (7")
Sapra Studio, 19?? Kenya
Second and best part of the Drums of Africa series compiling eight different afro drum styles from Kenya. Writing on cover.
Kalyan - Kalyan (LP)
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Kalyan - Kalyan (LP)
MCA Rec 2245 , 1977 United States
Always had a soft spot for this soca disco release with its fine blend of funk and cosmic africa. Disco Reggae always sounds good in my ears. Nothing rare here but good! US original with cut corner, tiny tear and very...
Exile One - Exile One (LP)
VG
VG-
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Exile One - Exile One (LP)
Barclay BLP 16090, 1976 Germany
Essential album by one of the funkiest african groups to record in France. Stack sof club anthems on here including Rester A L'Ecole and Dominica Strut. Some water damage to cover, mainly affecting the back.
Guem - Possession (LP)
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EX
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Guem - Possession (LP)
Le Chant Du Monde LDX 74845 , 1985 France
Another killer album by famous Nigerian percusionist Guem. You know the deal when Guem gets busy, it is back to back percussion breaks. French original with only the lightest of scuffs.
 Tyrone & the Clouds - Steel Band & Calypso (LP)
EX
EX
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Tyrone & the Clouds - Steel Band & Calypso (LP)
Merry Disc 1032, 1975 Barbados
Forget about traditional steel drum action here, this is more of a roots / rocksteady album and a really good one. Add to that a spotless EX++ copy and this is a real winner.
Mighty Pelay - First Time Around (LP)
EX
EX
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Mighty Pelay - First Time Around (LP)
WIRL 1445, 1977 Barbados
Mighty Pelay debut with a number of upbeat calypso groovers like Frenchie, Mr. Panman or My Calypso Dance. Carnival season in Barbados...
Manu Dibango - Super Kumba / Wasa N Dolo (7")
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Manu Dibango - Super Kumba / Wasa N Dolo (7")
Atlantic 45-3263 , 1975 United States
Great double sider with two thrilling afro funk spins. US pressing in Atlantic company sleeve. Soft scuffs only, plays almost EX. Pen marks on label.
Sandpebbles Of Barbados - Enjoy Yourself (LP)
VG+
VG+
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Sandpebbles Of Barbados - Enjoy Yourself (LP)
Pebblegroove PG-1010, 1973 Barbados
Calypso jamming by famous The Sandpebbles Of Barbados. Good mix of upbeat calypso and melodic chill, sunshine guaranteed. Strong VG+ condition with small sticker on back.
Manu Dibango - Dangwa / Oboso (7")
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EX
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Manu Dibango - Dangwa / Oboso (7")
Atlantic 45-2983, 1972 United States
This Dibango 45 does not show up very often. I love both tracks but Oboso just has this hypnotic feel to it that I can not get enough of.... US Atlantic pressing in strong VG+ condition, plays EX.
Various - Soweto (LP)
NM
EX
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Various - Soweto (LP)
Zensor 05, 1982 Germany
Off the radar Soweto compilation with a raw style involving hard drums and fuzzy guitar. Almost psychedelic sounding at time. Give the clip of Saul Malapane a go...
Zaka Percussion - Space (LP)
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Zaka Percussion - Space (LP)
Le Chant Du Monde LDX 74775, 1982 France
Absolute essential Zaka release. A unique blend of afro cuban percussion works, jazz fusion and a touch of electronics makes for a brilliant album by the French combo. Tres Bien!!
Manu Dibango - Soul Makossa (LP)
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Manu Dibango - Soul Makossa (LP)
Decca SLK 17 025-P, 1973 Germany
Essential record from Manu with his hard hitting Soul Makossa and superb mellow afro jazz tracks Hibiscus and Dangwa. This copy has got lots of marks, scuffs, lines but plays overall really well. Listen to New Bell an...
Albatros - Africa / Ha-Ri-Ah (7")
VG+
EX
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Albatros - Africa / Ha-Ri-Ah (7")
Metronome M 25.651, 1975 Germany
Dancefloor favorite with Ha-Ri-Ah always a popular spin useful for disco, afro beat and funk DJs. European only release in picture sleeve cover.
Sugar Bus - Jambo Jambo (7")
EX
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Sugar Bus - Jambo Jambo (7")
Polydor 2041390, 1973 Ghana
Not entirely sure of the origins of Sugar Bus with a psychedelic feel and a certain Nowy (Ralf maybe?) credited but nice stuff nonetheless. Drumbreak intro and cool flute solo work. This is the original pressing from ...
LaSo - LaSo (LP)
NM
EX
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LaSo - LaSo (LP)
MCA 2247, 1977 United States
Joe Bataan caribbean disco project that I rate highly thanks to the dancefloor friendly version of Stevie's Another Star and the Fania salsa heat in Puerto Rico Me Llama. US original with vinyl in perfect condition, c...
Kenya Police Band - Husia Kwa Vijana (7")
EX
NA
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Kenya Police Band - Husia Kwa Vijana (7")
Moto 7 17, 196? Kenya
Brilliant upbeat jazzy dancer by the famous police unit of Kenya. Flip with Kenya Ni Taifa Yetu is nice too although a little more laidback. Lovely EX shape with perfectly clean labels and centerpiece intact. Rare in ...
Miriam Makeba - Miriam Makeba (LP)
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VG+
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Miriam Makeba - Miriam Makeba (LP)
London HA 2332, United Kingdom
Debut album release by the South African superstar regarded as Mama Africa by many. I like her authentic stuff like Iya Gaduza, Mbube or Novame most but an enjoayble listen throughout. UK mono pressing from 1960 in fl...
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