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Charly KingsonBorn In AfricaAfrica Seven
Charlie Kingue Soppo is better known as Charly Kingson, cousin of Manu Dibango and a Cameroonian emigrant in the 1970s. Funky Cameroonian highlife with...
Murphy WilliamsShe Is My WomanPMG
Reissue of Nigerian music stalwart Murphy Williams album 'She Is My Woman' - upbeat, loose, funky and spontaneous call to the dance floor in true nigerian...
HuneeHunchin' All NightRush Hour
DJ / producer, Hunee picks "a collection of his favourite dancefloor cuts from the '70s until modern time", packed with obscure and inspired jams in a...
  • 1. Carlos Maria & Nuno Canavarro – Blue Terra
  • 2. Aby Nagana Diop – Michael Ozone's Liital Rhythm
  • 3. Boncana Maiga – Komya Hondo
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Moses Taiwa MolelekwaGenes and SpiritsMatsuli Music
Genre-busting South African jazz and kwaito meets Cuba (Chucho Valdez), Brazil (Flora Purim), Cameroon (Brice Wassy) and Bristol (drum ‘n’ bass). Inspired...
  • 2×LP£29.99
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KumasiAkobenSuperjock Records
'Akoben' is the second release from New Orleansʼ own full Afrobeat orchestra, Kumasi. Kumasi plays original compositions heavily influenced by the musical...
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Mubashira Mataali GroupMubashira Mataali Group EPBlip Discs
A total of four killer dancefloor curveballs from Kampala, Uganda, performed and composed by the traditional mataali drum and vocal troupe Mubashira Mataali...
  • 1. Emaali Ya Bamulekwa (Orphan's Property)
  • 2. Kulika Hijja (Welcome Back From The Holy Pilgrimage)
  • 3. Mutume Nabbi (Prophet Muhamad)
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Volcano / The Beat GangstersVanonyana Lava / ChappiesAfrosynth Records
Two highly sought after and rare, South African house / kawito cuts from the early 90's! Hot on the heels the label’s debut release Burnin’ Beat, Johannesburg-based...
Ebo TaylorYen AraMr Bongo
After 60 years in the business, Ghanaian music legend Ebo Taylor returns with perhaps his finest album to date! The man combines high-energy afrobeat,...
J. M. Tim And FotyAfrican Funk Experimentals (1977-1979)Africa Seven
Africa Seven continue their excellent series of African funk reissues with another killer comp from Cameroonian cousins J. M. Tim And Foty. Deep grooves...
SatariSmile / Nobody To LoveLa Casa Tropical
Synth heavy South African Disco Boogie from the Mid 80s - vibes!
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BCUCEmakhosiniBuda Musique
Seven piece band from Soweto 'BCUC' drop their highly anticipated second album 'Emakhosini'. Following their headline performance at Gilles Peterson's...
BCUCOur TruthNyami Nyami records
Debut LP from one of the most talked about bands of 2018 - BCUCTheir “incantations” in Zulu, Sotho, English and their funky modulations extend over...
Deke Tom DollardNa YouHot Casa Records
Stunning Afro-Soul music from Ivory Coast by Deke Tom Dollard, an artist who only recorded two albums in 1979 and 1981 but who created an original funky...
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PedrinhoAleluiaMar & Sol
Mar & Sol's first release is highly sought after 'Aleluia' LP from the Cabo Verde singer Pedrinho. this late 70's LP was one of the biggest successes from...
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WitchKuombokaInvisible City Editions
Long awaited repress! Invisible City Editions continue a run of great essential reissues with this vinyl edition of 'zamrockers' Witch here with their...
George MukabiFuraha Wenye GitaMississippi
An almost mythical giant of African guitar, whose reinvention of acoustic fingerstyle quickly spread from western Kenya throughout East Africa, before...
Usiende Ukalale (Don't Sleep) - Omutibo from Rural KenyaVarious ArtistsMississippi
A compilation of uniquely Kenyan acoustic guitar songs, recorded in the homes and yards of Luhya musicians. In 2016, Cyrus Moussavi set out to learn the...
  • 1. Jimmy Bongo – Lumumba Is Dead
  • 2. Omari Machio – Usiende Ukulale (Don't Sleep)
  • 3. Johnstone Ouko Mukabi – Nili Kwenda Safari (I Went For A Journey)
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The Mauskovic Dance BandDown In The Basement EPSoundway
Soundway release the debut EP from The Mauskovic Dance Band. 'Down In The Basement' is a heady, tropical blend of cumbia, Afro-Caribbean rhythms and space...
  • 12" EP£10.99
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Orlando Owoh and His Young Kenneries Band'E Get As E Be' (1989)Owoh Records
ORIGINAL = Original Nigerian Vinyl VG- /Sleeve VG- (lot of wear) +High-end Audio Desk Systeme Pro Machine Utrasonic cleaned+ 100% Guarantee on this and...
Orlando Owoh And His Omimah BandAjanaku Daraba (1975)Afrodisia
V. RARE Original Nigerian Vinyl G+/VG- listen actual audio)/Sleeve G- (lot of wear)High-end Audio Desk Systeme Pro Machine Utrasonic cleaned+100% Guarantee...
  • Original LP£25.00
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Soki NwezeDouble DealAtlantic Records
Digital Nigerian dancehall - currently £60 on discogs RARE Original Nigerian Vinyl VG- (good but has some background noise listen actual audio) /Sleeve...
King Sunny AdeGet Up (1990)Atom Park
RARE Original Nigerian Vinyl VG- listen actual audio)/Sleeve VG- (top spine unglued)High-end Audio Desk Systeme Pro Machine Utrasonic cleaned+100% Guarantee...
Ubulu International Band Of NigeriaIchonionum (1992)Super International
RARE AND HEAVY DIGITAL SYNTH SOUNDS! RARE Original Nigerian Vinyl VG (listen audio) /Sleeve VGHigh-end Audio Desk Systeme Pro Machine Utrasonic cleaned+100%...
King Sunny AdeMy Dear (1986)Atom Park
RARE Original Nigerian Vinyl VG+ listen actual audio)/Sleeve VG+High-end Audio Desk Systeme Pro Machine Utrasonic cleaned+100% Guarantee on this and all...
Prince Nico Mbarga And Rocafil JazzPanco Juju System (1986)RAS
RARE Original Nigerian Vinyl VG/Sleeve VGHigh-end Audio Desk Systeme Pro Machine Utrasonic cleaned+100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds...
  • Original LP£30.00
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Alex OSay No (1990)Polydor
Mega rare and sought after nigeria afro synth modern soul new jack pop lp on polydor!!! Original Nigerian Vinyl VG- has some background noise listen actual...
Dr. Alhaji (Chief) Sikuru Ayinde Barrister And His Supreme Fuji VibrationsSuperiority (1980)Siky Oluyole Records
Heavy! RARE Original Nigerian Vinyl VG has surface marks plays well - listen actual audio/Sleeve VGHigh-end Audio Desk Systeme Pro Machine Utrasonic cleaned+100%...
King Sunny Ade & His African BeatsThe Child (1988)Atom Park
RARE Original Nigerian Vinyl VG listen actual audio)/Sleeve VG- (wear/creasing)High-end Audio Desk Systeme Pro Machine Utrasonic cleaned+100% Guarantee...
  • Original LP£12.00
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King Sunny Ade & His African BeatsThe Message (1981)Sunny Alade
RARE Original Nigerian Vinyl VG listen actual audio)/Sleeve G+ (lot of wear)High-end Audio Desk Systeme Pro Machine Utrasonic cleaned+100% Guarantee...
DJ KhalabZaire EPOn The Corner Records
Dj Khalab drops his new 12" on Gilles Peterson's label of the year - On The Corner Records. With 'Zaire' Khalab creates urgent compositions with layers...
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Heads Records: South African Disco-Dub EditsVarious ArtistsSoundway
Straight off the back of Soundway's stunning 'Gumba Fire' compilation, the label selects more sure-fire disco burners. This is a 4-track EP drawing from...
Gumba Fire: Bubblegum Soul & Synth Boogie In 1980s South AfricaVarious ArtistsSoundway
Soundway dig deep again and present a selection of 18 rare 1980s cuts that highlight the period that nestles in between the ‘70s (where American-influenced...
Hailu MergiaLala BeluAwesome Tapes From Africa
First new LP in over 15 years, builds on 3 successful Awesome Tapes From Africa reissues of Mergia’s music. Beautiful Ethiopian jazz built on ancient...
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  • CD£11.99
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Arp FriqueNos MagiaRush Hour
Wicked afro-disco jams from Arp Frique who employ the talents of legendary, Nigerian saxophonist, Orlando Julius!
  • 12"£7.99
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Regie HontaChange Your MindExcellent-Way Records
Nigeria Boogie funk//Afro-Disco. Rare independent release c. late 70s. RARE Original Nigerian Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve G- Bad damage/decay top left High-end...
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