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Juluka - Scatterlings (LP)
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Juluka - Scatterlings (LP)
Safari 813 125-1, 1982 Germany
Record here has a Afro Pop stamp on the cover and that is pretty much what is in store but the tracks Siyayilanda and Shake My Way does have a funky afrobeat vibe to them making the album worthwhile. Flawless EX copy ...
Gillespie Y Machito - Afro-Cuban Jazz (LP)
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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")
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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...
Safari Sound Band - Best Of African Songs (LP)
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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.
LaSo - LaSo (LP)
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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")
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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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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...
Black Blood - Kirie Kirio (7")
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Black Blood - Kirie Kirio (7")
Phlips 6109133, 1976 Kenya
Afro disco group spearheaded by Ralph Benatar. They gained a fair bit of success in Kenya, Ghana and around Europe. Listen to the flipside Yayaya Yayaya. Rare Kenyan original in strongest EX shape.
King Sunny Ade & His African Beats - Aura (LP)
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King Sunny Ade & His African Beats - Aura (LP)
Island 206 418-320, 1984 Germany
Nothing rare but these King Sunny Ade records are really worthwhile if you dig synthy sounding afro beat. Start with Ase but Ogunja and Oremi are great too. Soft hairlines but playback not affected.
Chief Ebenezer Obey - Miliki Plus (LP)
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Chief Ebenezer Obey - Miliki Plus (LP)
Virgin VM 7, 1983 United Kingdom
Plenty of thrilling Juju and Highlife hits from his Eyi Yato, Singing For The People, What God Has Joined Together and Celebration albums. If not familiar with the Chief this is a great starting point.
King Sunny Ade - Synchro System (LP)
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King Sunny Ade - Synchro System (LP)
Island 205 546, 1983 Germany
Back in stock! The king of Ju Ju on a recording from 83 with huge potential. Synchro Feelings Ilako is a great mid-tempo afrobeat spin. Nice copy with faint surface wear to disc but completely inaudible.
Black Blood - Muko Wapi (7")
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Black Blood - Muko Wapi (7")
Philips 6109 144, 1977 Kenya
Ralph Benatar production with Alan Toko and crew on top form. Quality afro disco made in Belgium and worked on dancefloors all over the world. Kenyan original in clean EX shape and company sleeve.
Various - Afrique Voyage Autour Du Monde (LP)
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Various - Afrique Voyage Autour Du Monde (LP)
Philips 843.573, 197? France
Interesting field recordings from Ghana, Mali, Senegal, Nigeria and much more. A few traditional sounding tracks on here but also some brilliant guitar driven Mali grooves and folky afro beat from Ghana and Nigeria. C...
Burundi Black - Burundi Black (12")
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Burundi Black - Burundi Black (12")
Barclay BAX1, 1981 United Kingdom
Tribal afro monster from 1981 that sounds well ahead of time. A popular spin among disco, breakbeat and afrobeat DJs. UK original in spotless condition.
Miriam Makeba - The Voice Of Afrika (LP)
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Miriam Makeba - The Voice Of Afrika (LP)
RCA INTS 1307, 1971 Germany
Hugh Masekela producton with the South African first lady on fine form and backed by Masekela, William Salter and James Cleveland. Second pressing from 1971 with alternate cover art that I prefer to the original. Weak...
Zani Diabate & The Super Djata Band  (LP)
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Zani Diabate & The Super Djata Band (LP)
Mango ILPS 9899, 1988 United Kingdom
Long deleted UK re-issue of this fine guitar driven highlife / afrobeat release by Zani Diabate. Listen to my the title track, Super Djata, for an idea of what to expect. Vinyl is strongest EX shape borderline NM, sma...
Dutch Rhythm Steel & Showband (LP)
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Dutch Rhythm Steel & Showband (LP)
Negram HJN 257 , 1975 Netherlands
Essential and highly recommended Euro only funk bomb with covers of Funky Stuff, Shaft and Hey Joe. Please note that this copy is very worn, with lots of marks and plays with noice throughout. It is the original 1st p...
Tabou Combo - The Masters (LP)
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Tabou Combo - The Masters (LP)
Barclay BLP 16.075, 1976 Germany
Inflacion still sounds so fresh, it is close to impossible to sit down while listening to the Haitian masters on top form. Weak VG+ copy that plays really well, only light distortion between tracks.
Gerard Kremer - Senegal (LP)
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Gerard Kremer - Senegal (LP)
Arion ARN 33689 , 1982 France
Monsieur Kremer busy with his favorite profession in capturing chants, rhythms and more from countries around the world. Bit of everything on here and a great sample fodder. Stack of tribal breaks and vocal snippets. ...
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