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S. E. Rogie - The Palm Wine Sounds (LP)
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S. E. Rogie - The Palm Wine Sounds (LP)
Workers Playtime LP9 , 1989 United Kingdom
Rare highlife recording by one of Africa's leading performers of the famous African 'palm wine' guitar. A great listen from start to finish with a mellow hypnothic feel. NM vinyl, very light edge wear to cover.
Ed Watson - This Is Music (LP)
EX
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Ed Watson - This Is Music (LP)
Circle CRL 1007, 1977 Trinidad
Original press from Trinidad that is a much harder come up than any of the US pressings. Top takes of Don't Leave Me This Way, Dance Little Lady and the monster afro disco dancer Lovie Dovie. Clean EX condition vinyl,...
Ambassador Golden Eagles - Owu Daho.. (7")
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NA
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Ambassador Golden Eagles - Owu Daho.. (7")
Philips 382410, 195? Ghana
Rare early Highlife or Fanti as this style is sometimes refered to on Philips West African records. First time to cross paths with Ambassador Golden Eagles but I guess it was a dance big band from Ghana. Certainly has...
Luis Morais - Saragarca (LP)
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Luis Morais - Saragarca (LP)
Edicao VCV 1179, 197? Portugal
Great great record by the Senegales composer Luis Morais joined by Franck Cavaquinho. Strong mix of afro cuban and cumbia throughout with highlights in Mari Giralda, Caninha and Saragarca. Copy looks average with many...
 Orchestre Mode Succes - Innovation Vol. 3 (LP)
VG
VG
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Orchestre Mode Succes - Innovation Vol. 3 (LP)
Innovation INLP 003, 1981 Zaire
All killer material on this rare Zairean release with several hard hitting pieces like Marie Jeanne or Naboyi Amour Ya Sene Unique but had to run with the midtempo groover Mystere De Popol. Something wonderful spiritu...
Original Tropicana Steel Band - Tropicana (LP)
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Original Tropicana Steel Band - Tropicana (LP)
Polydor 2460 261, 1976 United Kingdom
Essential steel drum breakbeat recording with Calypso Rock and Funky Abbey Road both classic b-boy anthems. UK Polydor pressing in lovely shape, a conservative EX grade for both vinyl and cover, they could pass for NM.
Prince Nico Mbarga - Cool Money (LP)
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Prince Nico Mbarga - Cool Money (LP)
RAS 35, 1981 France
Prince Nico Mbarga with backing by the magnificent Rocafil Jazz International this is bound to turn out a blast. Nice synthesized highlife with Afufu Uwa and Cool Money my faves but all in all a nice listen. Record as...
Nan Mayen - From The Best (LP)
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NM
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Nan Mayen - From The Best (LP)
RP 30220, 198? Germany
Super rare private pressing with a excellent mix of afro jazz, funk and electro smashers. Warrior Dub that is a crackin electro tune with a great loud bassline and quality synth. Super hard to find item in perfect con...
20th Century Steel Band - Warm Heart Cold..(LP)
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20th Century Steel Band - Warm Heart Cold..(LP)
United Artist UAS 29878, 1975 Germany
If you only want to own one steelband funk album, this is the one to grab. Theme From Shaft, Heaven & Hell, Love's Theme, Papa Was A Rolling Stone. The list is long....
Cuban Marimba Band - Africa Muye Muye (7")
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Cuban Marimba Band - Africa Muye Muye (7")
Philips HL 7 178, 197? Tanzania
Super rare single only release by the Cuban Marimba Band here led by Juma Kilaza. Groovy guitar work and Kiswahili vocals on both sides. Record is clean NM but african pressing so little background noice.
Toumani Diabate - Kaira (LP)
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Toumani Diabate - Kaira (LP)
Hannibal 1338, 1988 France
Toumani Diabate plays the West African 21 string harp called the Kora and he does it so well. The entire album is acoustic but has a subtle funkyness throughout. Check a snippet Konkoba to catch my drift. Rare and rec...
Gospel Nightingales - Nyama Adwuma (LP)
EX
EX
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Gospel Nightingales - Nyama Adwuma (LP)
Yetrama CHYP 001, 198? Netherlands
Unique gospel recording on sulime highlife backing by the Temple Sounds. Really groovy stuff on hard to find private pressed Dutch release. Nice clean EX condition, cover with faint edge wear but really minimal.
Prince Osei Kofi - Akatin Special (LP)
NM
NM
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Prince Osei Kofi - Akatin Special (LP)
J.O.M.002, 198? Germany
Super rare private pressing with quality highlife penned for the floor. The main cut Akatine Special is 13 minutes long and builds nicely. The copy was sealed, has been checked and is now in shrink with pratically unp...
Black Blood - Mandingo (7")
EX
NA
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Black Blood - Mandingo (7")
Philips 6172578, 1978 Kenya
Great pick for disco heads and a hard find Kenyan original. Flipside with He Nana He is pretty funky too. Clean record and labels, could pass for NM. Fitted in company sleeve.
S.K. Oppong - Abusua Bcne Special (LP)
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S.K. Oppong - Abusua Bcne Special (LP)
Private Pressing, 198? Germany
Famous leader of the Osofo Dadzie Guitar Band from Ghana on a Highlife solo tip, pressed in tiny numbers here in Germany. Was not to sure what to expect but in all ways a positive surprise with Ateeaa, Abusua Bcne and...
Jam Kishy - Jean Jean (7")
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Jam Kishy - Jean Jean (7")
Emi Pathe 00615134M, 196? France
Off the radar afro beat in a Hi-Fives or Bantou vein. Great hypnotic vibes on a track that has not blown up yet. Single only release. Faintest marks only, plays close to EX, nice and loud. Cover has ringwear and a few...
Ebenezer Obey - Austerity (LP)
EX
EX
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Ebenezer Obey - Austerity (LP)
Obey Waps 548, 1982 Nigeria
One of many essentials by the mighty Chief Commander Ebenezer Obey and His Inter Reformers Band. Kari Batise, Ofi Kokoro Pamo, A Ti Foro Agbe Sere and many more key cuts on offer. Nigerian original
Baaba Maal - Baayo (LP)
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Baaba Maal - Baayo (LP)
Mango MLPS 1061, 1991 United Kingdom
Amazing recording by the Senegalese master that you can just sit back and enjoy from start to finish. Hypnotic and melodic from first to last groove. A firm recommendation in flawless shape.
Soukouss Masters - Experience (LP)
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Soukouss Masters - Experience (LP)
Jacky Toto JJT-016, 198? France
Led by Alain Kounkou the Soukous Masters take off nicely and if your dig the style this is a killer album. Check Dansez for a listen to where this record is going. French only original with wax in lovely EX++ conditio...
Hamza El Din - Escalay (LP)
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Hamza El Din - Escalay (LP)
Nonesuch H-72041, 1971 United States
Brilliant Egyptian Oud with continues sample elements and then the record close up with a fantastic folky Nubian piece called Song For Tar that has a wonderful spiritual edge to it.
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