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    Nigeria Soul Fever - Afro Funk, Disco and BoogieWest African Disco Mayhem !Soul Jazz Records
    Soul Jazz Records’ new Nigeria Soul Fever is their first release to explore the vast wealth of Nigerian music recorded in the 1970s. The new album comes...
    • Joni Haastrup – Free My People
    • Christy Essien – You Can't Change A Man
    • Akin Richards & The Executives – Afrikana Disco
    • Tee Mac – Nam Myoho Renge Kyo
    • Joni Haastrup – Greetings
    • Don Bruce and The Angels – Ocheche (Happy Song)
    • Benis Cletin – Get Up and Dance
    • Colomach – Enoviyin
    • Joni Haastrup – Do The Funkro
    • Tee Mac featuring Marjorie Barnes – Living Everyday
    • Arakatula – Mr Been To
    • Angela Starr – Disco Dancing
    • Joni Haastrup – Wake Up Your Mind
    • Jimmy Sherry & The Musik Agents – Nwaeze
    • Benis Cletin – Soul Fever
    • Arakatula – Wake Up Africa
    • 1. Joni Haastrup – Free My People
    • 2. Christy Essien – You Can't Change A Man
    • 3. Akin Richards & The Executives – Afrikana Disco
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    Lijadu SistersAfro-Beat Soul Sisters: The Lijadu Sisters at Afrodisia, Nigeria, 1976-79.Soul Jazz
    Killer new female Afro-Beat Funk from Nigeria in the 1970s. The Lijadu Sisters released a series of albums in the 1970s in Nigeria that blended heavyweight...
    • Lijadu Sisters – Danger
    • Lijadu Sisters – Orere - Elejigbo
    • Lijadu Sisters – Erora
    • Lijadu Sisters – Bayi L'ense
    • Lijadu Sisters – Sunshine
    • Lijadu Sisters – Life's Gone Down Low
    • Lijadu Sisters – Gbowo Mi
    • Lijadu Sisters – Come and Dance
    • Lijadu Sisters – Osupa
    • Lijadu Sisters – Cashing In
    • Lijadu Sisters – Amebo
    • Lijadu Sisters – Gbalo - Alogbalo
    • Lijadu Sisters – Not Any Longer
    Mulatu AstatkeMulatu Of EthiopiaWorthy Records
    This is perhaps the best album from cult Ethiopian deep jazz hero Mulatu Astake This highly sought-after rarity is probably the best African deep...
    • Mulatu Astatke – Mulatu
    • Mulatu Astatke – Dewel
    • Mulatu Astatke – Kulunmanquel
    • Mulatu Astatke – Kasalekut-hulu
    Nigeria Freedom Sounds ! Popular Music and The Birth Of Independent Nigeria 1960-63Calypso, Highlife, Apala, Mambo, JujuSoul Jazz Records
    Soul Jazz Records’ new Nigeria Freedom Sounds! features a stunning selection of material spotlighting the vibrant musical scene in Nigeria at the start...
    • I.K. Dairo and his Blue Spots – E Ma Mobun Saya
    • Chris Ajilo and his Cubanos – Ariwo
    • I.K. Dairo and his Blue Spots – Aye Wa Kael
    • Charles Iwegbue and his Archibogs – Baby I Tire
    • Haruna Ishola and his Group – Iba Awon Agba
    • E.C. Arinze – Chukwu Fulum Nanya
    • Victor Ola-Iya and his Cool Cats – Cool Cats Invitation
    • Ganiyu Kale and his Guinea Mambo Orchestra – Iyawo-Ile
    • E.C. Arinze – Freedom Highlife
    • I.K. Dairo and his Blue Spots – Bonfo
    • Haruna Ishola and his Group – Owo Ni Fari
    • Apolos Empire Rhythm Orchestra – Cut your Coat According To Your Size
    • E.C. Arinze – Lumumba Calypso
    • Sammy Akpabot and his All Stars – Save For A Rainy Day
    • Ishie Brothers – Onyeoma Rosa
    • Godwin Omobuwa and his Soundmakers – Look, Look, Look
    • E.C. Arinze – Saturday Night
    • J.O. Araba and his Rhythm Blues – Iyawo Ma Pa Mi
    • Godwin Omobuwa and his Soundmakers – You Cheat Me
    • E.C. Arinze – Ozo Emena
    • Tes Dandies Dance Band – Obo Mi Ebe Mi
    • J.O. Araba and his Rhythm Blues – Olowofuja Sawa
    • I.K. Dairo and his Blue Spots – Omo Alara
    • 1. I.K. Dairo and his Blue Spots – E Ma Mobun Saya
    • 2. Chris Ajilo and his Cubanos – Ariwo
    • 3. I.K. Dairo and his Blue Spots – Aye Wa Kael
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    Tee MacNight Illusion (1980)Soul Jazz Records
    Soul Jazz Records’ are releasing Tee Mac’s ‘Night Illusion’, a lost classic Nigerian Afro soul meets disco boogie funk album originally released...
    • Tee Mac – Living Everyday
    • Tee Mac – Struggle
    • Tee Mac – Talk To Me
    • Tee Mac – Hit Hit
    • Tee Mac – Night Illusion
    • Tee Mac – A Certain Way To Go
    • Tee Mac – Nam-Myoho-Renge-Kyo
    William OnyeaborGood Name (2015 Reissue) Luaka Bop
    One of the rarest African albums ever, reissued by Luaka Bop! Two super long extended tracks with bleepy synths, frenetic energy and as groovy as hell! 
    • William Onyeabor – Let's Fall In Love
    • William Onyeabor – Good Name
    Space Echo: The Mystery Behind the Cosmic Sound of Cabo Verde Finally Revealed!Various ArtistsAnalog Africa
    Analog Africa presents a compilation of dancefloor grooves from Cabo Verde, revealing the mystery behind the island's cosmic synth sound. Located 350 miles...
    • Antonio Sanches – Pinta Manta
    • Dionisio Maio – Dia Ja Manche
    • Jose Casimiro – Morti Sta Bidjac
    • Bana – Pontin & Pontin
    • Fany Havest – That Day
    • Pedrinho – Odio Sem Valor
    • Quirino Do Canto – Mino Di Mama
    • Tchiss Lopes – Mundo D'Margura
    • Joao Cirilo – Po D'Terra
    • Abel Lima – Corre Riba, Corre Baxo
    • Os Apolos – Ilyne
    • Americo Brito – Sintado Na Pracinha
    • Elisio Vieira – Capchona
    • Antonio Dos Santos – Djal Bai Si Camin
    • Abel Lima – Stebo Cu Anabela
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    Congo Revolution Box SetAfrica Latin, Jazz and Funk: Sounds From The Two Congos (1957-73)Soul Jazz Records
    This unique box-set edition is only available as a one-off pressing seven-inch box set which brings together a stunning five-single/ ten track selection...
    • Rock-A-Mambo – Baila
    • Beguen Band – Yo Me Moera
    • Bantous De La Capitale – Watchiwara
    • African Fiesta – Mambo Hawaienne
    • O.K. Jazz – Sois Sage Amour
    • African Jazz – Merengue Fafa
    • African Fiesta Sukisa – I Got The Feelin'
    • O.K. Jazz – Kiwita Kumunani
    • Ryco Jazz – La Juventud
    • Trio Madjesi & Sosoliso – Matshatsha
    Nigeria 70Volume 2: Lagos Jump - Original Heavyweight Afrobeat, Highlife, & Afro-FunkStrut
    Wow! A brilliant follow-up to Strut's essential Nigeria 70 compilation from a few years back! This is a brilliant compilation that will certainly appeal...
    • Sir Shina Peters – Yabis
    • Ify Jerry Krusade – Everybody Likes Soething Good
    • Bola Johnson – Ezuku Buzo
    • Ashanti Afrika Jah – Onyame
    • Olufemi Ajasa – Aiye Le
    • Peter King – African Dialects
    • Dynamic Africana – Igbehin Lalayo
    • Chief Checker – Ire Africa
    • Eric Akaeze – Wetin De Watch Goat Goat Dey Watcham
    William OnyeaborWorld Psychedelic Classics 5: Who Is William Onyeabor?Luaka Bop
    Mind-blowingly brilliant idiosyncratic synthesizer-led african disco-funk!  This the first compilation dedicated to the totally unique works of Nigerian...
    • William Onyeabor – Body And Soul
    • William Onyeabor – Atomic Bomb
    • William Onyeabor – Good Name
    • William Onyeabor – Something You Will Never Forget
    • William Onyeabor – Why Go To War
    • William Onyeabor – Love Is Blind
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    Soul Jazz Records presents Yoruba!Songs and Rhythms For The Yoruba Gods In NigeriaSoul Jazz Records
    Soul Jazz Records’ latest album ‘Yoruba! Songs and Rhythms for the Yoruba Gods in Nigeria’ is newly recorded in Lagos, Nigeria. The album is co-produced...
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Yoruba! – Homage To Yemoja
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Yoruba! – Homage To Esu
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Yoruba! – Sakara Instrumental Ensemble
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Yoruba! – Homage To Obatala
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Yoruba! – Eulogy To Amila
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Yoruba! – Homage To Sango
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Yoruba! – Agbe Gbe-Wadele
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Yoruba! – Eulogy To Ori-Ola
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Yoruba! – Bata Drums Ensemble
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Yoruba! – Homage To Osun
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Yoruba! – Eshere
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Yoruba! – Dundun Instrumental Ensemble
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Yoruba! – Homage To Ogun
    The World EndsAfro Rock & Psychedelia In 1970s NigeriaSoundway
    The World Ends is the latest title from Soundway Records showcasing a wave of guitar driven and psychedelic groups that sprung up in Nigeria during the...
    • The Thermometers – Babalawo
    • The Black Mirrors – The World Ends
    • The Semi Colon – Isi Agboncha
    • Chuck Barrister & The Voices of Darkness – Be Kind, Be Foolish, Be Happy
    • Tony Grey & The Magnificient Zeinians – Ugbo Ndoma
    Ebo Taylor and The PelikansEbo Taylor and The PelikansMr Bongo
    Reissue of this "holy grail" Ghanaian funk LP - one of Ebo Taylor's rarest and most sought-after!On this album, Ebo Taylor joined forces with 12-piece...
    • Ebo Taylor and The Pelikans – Enye Wo Nyame Nko
    • Ebo Taylor and The Pelikans – Gyae Su Na Nkomo
    • Ebo Taylor and The Pelikans – Reality
    • Ebo Taylor and The Pelikans – Egya Edu
    • Ebo Taylor and The Pelikans – Mber No Aso
    • Ebo Taylor and The Pelikans – Come Along
    • Ebo Taylor and The Pelikans – If You Care
    Bea Benjamin with Dollar Brand African SongbirdMatsuli Music
    Limited vinyl available! Re-issue of African Songbird, the masterpiece from South Africa’s greatest jazz singer, Sathima Bea Benjamin. Originally...
    • Bea Benjamin with Dollar Brand – africa
    • Bea Benjamin with Dollar Brand – music
    Pop Makossa: The Invasive Dance Beat Of Cameroon 1976-84Various ArtistsAnalog Africa
    Analog Africa release 'Pop Makossa: The Invasive Dance Beat Of Cameroon 1976-84' an explosive compilation highlighting the period when funk and disco...
    • Dream Stars – Pop-Makossa
    • Mystic Djim – Yaounde Girls
    • Bill Loko – Nen Lambo
    • Pasteur Lappe – Sanaga Calypso
    • Eko Roosevelt – Monguele Mam
    • Olinga Gaston – Ngon Engap
    • Emmanuel Kahe & Jeanette Kemogne – Ye Medjuie
    • Nkodo Si Tony – Mininga Meyong Mese
    • Pasteur Lappe – Sekele Movement
    • Bernard Ntone – Mussoliki
    • Pat´Ndoye – More Love
    • Clement Djimogne – Africa
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    Mr Bongo Record Club: Vol. 2Various ArtistsMr Bongo
    The second, anticipated instalment in Mr Bongo's 'Record Club' series selects the label's recent discoveries and sought-after obscurities that form the...
    • Elbernita 'Twinkie' Clark – Awake O Zion
    • Dee Edwards – Put Your Love On The Line
    • Anubis – Ecology
    • Guy Cuevas – Ebony Game
    • Kiru Stars (Julius Kang'ethe) – Family Planning
    • Teaspoon & The Waves – Oh Yeh Soweto
    • Leny Andrade – Nao Adianta
    • Rosa Maria – Samba Maneiro
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    MarijataThis Is MarijataMr Bongo
    Marijata was a group made up of three members – Kofi 'Electric' Addison on drums, Bob Fischlan on organ and Nat Osmanu on guitar, hailing from Ghana. ...
    • Marijata – I Walk Alone
    • Marijata – We Live In Peace
    • Marijata – No Condition Is Permanent
    • Marijata – Break Through
    Soul Jazz Records presents Nigeria Fuji MachineSynchro Sound System & PowerMade In LagosSoul Jazz Records
    ‘Synchro Sound System & Power’ features the music of Nigeria Fuji Machine, which includes some of Nigeria's finest ‘Fuji’ master drummers and singers,...
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Nigeria Fuji Machine – Iba
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Nigeria Fuji Machine – Orin Gidi
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Nigeria Fuji Machine – Ilu
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Nigeria Fuji Machine – Ẹyọ-Sẹsẹ
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Nigeria Fuji Machine – Garaje
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Nigeria Fuji Machine – Ọrọ Owe
    • Soul Jazz Records presents Nigeria Fuji Machine – Ire
    Dollar BrandBlack Lightning (1976)Chiaroscuro Records
    Fantastic Dollar Brand on Chiascuro 1976. Really, really deep and groovy.
      African Scream Contest 2Various ArtistsAnalog Africa
      The second volume of 'African Scream Contest' arrives via Analog Africa! A new treasure-trove of Vodoun-inspired Afrobeat heavy-funk crossover greatness...
      • Les Sympathics De Porto Novo – A Min We Vo Nou We
      • Ignace De Souza & The Melody Aces – Asaw Fofor
      • Stanislas Tohon – Dja Dja Dja
      • Elias Akadiri & Sunny Black's Band – L'enfance
      • Picoby Band D'Abomey – Me Adomina
      • Antoine Dougbe – Nounignon Ma Klon Midji
      • Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou – Moulon Devia
      • Black Santiago – Paulina
      • Lokonon Andre Et Les Volcans – Glenon Ho Akue
      • Sebastien Pynasco & L'Orchestre Black Santiago – Sade
      • Super Borgou De Parakou – Baba L'Oke Ba'Wagbe
      • Cornaire Salifou Michel Et L'Orchestre El Rego & Ses Commandos – Gangnidodo
      • Gnonnas Pedro & His Dadjes Band – How Much Love Naturally Cost
      • Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou – Idavi
      • 1. Les Sympathics De Porto Novo – A Min We Vo Nou We
      • 2. Ignace De Souza & The Melody Aces – Asaw Fofor
      • 3. Stanislas Tohon – Dja Dja Dja
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      Afro-Beat AirwaysVolume 2 - Return Flight To Ghana 1974-1983 Analog Africa
      From the coastal cities of Accra and Cape Coast, basked in a tropical sound heavily influenced by highlife, to the semi-Saharan cities of Tamalé...
      • Uppers International – Aja Wondo
      • Ebo Taylor Jnr. – Children don´t cry
      • De Frank´s Band – Do Your Own Thing
      • The Cutlass Band – Obiara Wondo
      • De Frank and His Professionals – Waiting for my Baby
      • The African Brothers – Wope Me A Ka
      • Los Issufu and his Moslems – Kana Soro
      • Waza-Afriko 76 – Gbei Kpakpa Hife Sika
      • Rob – Loose Up yourself -
      • Tony Sarfo & The Funky Afrosibi – I Beg
      • K. Frimpong – Abrabo
      • Pierre Antoine and Vis-a-Vis – Say Min Sy Soh
      • Complex Soundz – God is Love
      Ndikho Xaba and The Natives Ndikho Xaba and The Natives (1971)Matsuli Music
      1971 revoluntionary spiritual afro jazz sounds! Soul, spirituality and avant-garde jazz from South African political exile Ndikho Xaba. Making...
      • Ndikho Xaba and The Natives – shwabada
      • Ndikho Xaba and The Natives – freedom
      • Ndikho Xaba and The Natives – flight
      • Ndikho Xaba and The Natives – nomusa
      • Ndikho Xaba and The Natives – makhosi
      • Ndikho Xaba and The Natives – Big Time (CD only - Bonus Track)
      • Ndikho Xaba and The Natives – Zulu Lunchbag (CD only - Bonus Track)
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      The Original Sound Of Burkina FasoVarious ArtistsMr Bongo
      Burkina Faso may be one of the least well-known parts of West Africa but it has a deep history and musical pedigree. A few years before President Thomas...
      • Abdoulaye Cisse – Jeunesse Wilila
      • Bozambo – Kombisse
      • Pierre Sandwidi – Boy Cuisinier
      • Abdoulaye Cisse – Aw Ye Douba Ke
      • Tidiani Coulibaly & Dafra Star – De Nwolo
      • Mangue Kondé & Le Super Mande – Touba
      • Amadou Balake – Whisky Et Coca-Cola
      • John Oumar Nabolle – M'ba Lale
      • Amadou Balake – Super Bar Konon Mousso
      • Mangue Konde Et Les 5 Consuls – Pop Konde
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      Hamad Kalkaba And The Golden Sounds1974 - 1975Analog Africa
      Hot, fuzzy Afro-psych-funk rubdown from the legendary, Hamad Kalkaba! Analog Africa do it again and focus in on the entire discography of the artist. Neglected...
      • Hamad Kalkaba And The Golden Sounds – Astadjam Dada Sare
      • Hamad Kalkaba And The Golden Sounds – Touflé
      • Hamad Kalkaba And The Golden Sounds – Fouh Sei Allah
      • Hamad Kalkaba And The Golden Sounds – Lamido
      • Hamad Kalkaba And The Golden Sounds – Gandjal Kessoum
      • Hamad Kalkaba And The Golden Sounds – Tchakoulaté
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      Dur Dur Of SomaliaVolume 1 & Volume 2Analog Africa
      Reissue of the band’s first two albums - the first installment in a three-part series dedicated to Dur-Dur Band - represents the first fruit of Analog...
      • Dur Dur Of Somalia – Ohiyee
      • Dur Dur Of Somalia – Yabaal
      • Dur Dur Of Somalia – Heelo
      • Dur Dur Of Somalia – Hiyeeley
      • Dur Dur Of Somalia – Aw Baahilowlow
      • Dur Dur Of Somalia – Doon Baa Maraysoo
      • Dur Dur Of Somalia – Intro Vol 2
      • Dur Dur Of Somalia – Jaceyl Mirahiis
      • Dur Dur Of Somalia – Dab - Abdulahi Sharif Hasan
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      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...
      • The Survivals – My Brother
      • Stimela – Mind Games
      • Hot Soul Singers – Hlala Nami
      • Zoom – Wayawaya
      • Ashiko – Gumba Fire (Madlakadlaka)
      • Monwa & Sun – Heartbeat
      • Ntombi Ndaba – Do You Trust Amajita?
      • The Black Five – Selallane
      • Starlight – Picnicing
      • Zasha – Hayi Ngodlame
      • Condry Ziqubu – She’s Impossible
      • General Peter Maringa – Listen To Me
      • Zasha – Arrow Dub
      • Ozila – Wola Wola
      RobMake It Fast, Make It Slow (Repress)Soundway
      ROB was an enigmatic recording artist from Ghana who cut two albums for the legendary Essiebons label in 1977. Neither of these were big domestic hits...
      • Rob – Loose Up Yourself
      • Rob – Make It Fast, Make It Slow
      • Rob – Not The End
      • Rob – I've Got To See You Again, Lord
      • Rob – He Shall Live In You
      • Rob – But You
      • Rob – Bargain
      • Rob – Back On You
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      Kenya Special: Selected East African Recordings From The 1970's & 80'sVariousSoundway
      Soundway return with another instalment in their acclaimed african "special" series - this time focussing on 70's and 80's Kenya!Having delved deep into...
      • The Loi Toki Tok – Ware Wa
      • Slim Ali & The Famous Hodi Boys – Watoto Nyara
      • The Mombasa Vikings – Mama Matotoya
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      Kiki Gyan 24 Hours In A Disco 1978-82Soundway
      Seven, super funky discofied Ghanian stompers from Africa's answer to Stevie Wonder, Kiki Gyan!  Collected here is the best of Gyan’s work...
      • Kiki Gyan – disco dancer
      • Kiki Gyan – 24 hours in disco
      • Kiki Gyan – keep on dancing
      • Kiki Gyan – pretty pretty girls
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      Les Choc Stars Du Zaire / Teknokrat'sNakombe Nga / What Did She SayRush Hour
      Zairian electronic dance floor banger “Nakombe Nga” by Les Choc Stars, backed with the, largely unheard Belgium new beat version on the flip from the...
      • Choc Stars – Nakombe Nga
      • Teknokrat's – What Did She Say
      Idris Ackamoor & The PyramidsAn Angel FellStrut
      Wicked new album from Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids with some serious cosmic / afro jazz vibes. Produced by Malcolm Catto of The Heliocentrics, the album...
      • Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids – Tinoge
      • Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids – An Angel Fell
      • Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids – Land of Ra
      • Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids – Papyrus
      • Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids – Soliloquy for Michael Brown
      • Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids – Message to my People
      • Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids – Warrior Dance
      • Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids – Sunset
      Odion IruojeDown To EarthSoundway
      The only LP by Nigeria's number-one producer of the 70's and 80's, 'Sound President' Odion Iruoje - credited as being the man who signed Fela...
      • Odion Iruoje – Identify With Your Root (Which One You De?)
      • Odion Iruoje – Anogo - Giri
      • Odion Iruoje – Ikebe
      • Odion Iruoje – Alhaja And Obiageri
      • Odion Iruoje – Love Care
      • Odion Iruoje – Aro Affair (Crazy Scene)
      Orchestre Poly Rythmo de CotonouEchos Hypnotiques 1969-1979 - Volume 2Analog Africa
      The second volume of recordings from Benin's magnificent Orchestre Poly Rythmo De Cotonou, this time recorded at the EMI studios in Lagos for the Albarika...
      • Orchestre Poly Rythmo de Cotonou – Se Ba Ho
      • Orchestre Poly Rythmo de Cotonou – Azon De Ma Gnin Kpevi
      • Orchestre Poly Rythmo de Cotonou – Malin Kpon O
      • Orchestre Poly Rythmo de Cotonou – Houe Djein Nada
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      Orchestre Poly-Rhythmo De Cotonou Volume 3 - The Skeletal Essences Of Afro Funk 1969-1980Analog Africa
      The bones of afro-funk laid bare on this outrageously funked raw collection from the mind-bending legendary Benin band on Analog Africa!  Not...
      • Orchestre Poly-Rhythmo De Cotonou – Ne Rien Voir, Dire, Entendre
      • Orchestre Poly-Rhythmo De Cotonou – Houzou Houzou Wa
      • Orchestre Poly-Rhythmo De Cotonou – N'Goua
      • Orchestre Poly-Rhythmo De Cotonou – Honton Kan Do Go Me
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      Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De CotonouThe Vodoun Effect - Volume 1: Funk & Sato from Benin's Obscure Labels 1972 - 1975Analog Africa
      Brilliant compilation of little-known African funk and afro-beat from mid-seventies Benin! The Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou are the undiscovered...
      • Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou – Mi Homlan Dadale
      • Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou – Assibavi
      • Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou – Ako Ba Ho
      • Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou – Dis Mol La Verite
      • Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou – Nouessename
      • Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou – Iya Me Dji Ki Bi Ni
      • Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou – Koutoulie
      • Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou – Kourougninda Wende
      XOADiaspora EPSoundway
      Debut release from Londoner, XOA on Soundway. Killer fusion of afrobeat, house, broken beat and jazz incorporating sizzling analogue synths,...
      • XOA – Mass
      • XOA – Mon Ecole
      Welcome To Zamrock! Vol. 1: How Zambia's Liberation Led To A Rock Revolution 1972-77Various ArtistsNow-Again Records
      Zambia's turbulent period throughout the 70's led the rock revolution that has come to be known as 'Zamrock'. Fuzz guitars were commonplace, as were...
      • Dr. Footswitch – Everyday Has Got A New Dream
      • Chrissy Zebby Tembo – Born Black
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      Shango Dance BandShango Dance BandComb & Razor Sound
      It’s 1968 and Fela is in tears-Fela Kuti, the genius of afrobeat. The champion of the people. Fabled for unflinchingly staring down the barrels of state...
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        Nana Love Disco Documentary: Full Of FunkBBE
        Reissue of this impossibly rare, private-press, Ghanian disco LP from the late 70's on BBE! Featuring legendary musicians of the scene such as Harry Mosco....
        • Nana Love – I’m In Love
        • Nana Love – We Gonna Stay For The Party
        • Nana Love – Talking About Music
        RobRobMr Bongo
        Accra-born pianist and frontman only released a few albums in small quantities, yet two of them are among the most sought-after records from 70’s Africa....
        • Rob – Funky Rob Way
        • Rob – Forgive Us All
        • Rob – Boogie On
        • Rob – Just One More Time
        • Rob – Your Kiss Stole Me Away
        • Rob – More
        Split Decision BandSplit Decision BandNow-Again Records / Now-Again Reserve
        A band known to deep soul, funk and disco collectors for decades for their sought after 7” 'Watching Out / Dazed', long thought to be the band’s only...
        • Split Decision Band – Say Woman
        • Split Decision Band – Watching Out
        • Split Decision Band – Night Dancer
        • Split Decision Band – Dazed
        • Split Decision Band – Crystal Powder
        • Split Decision Band – My Love Just For You
        • Split Decision Band – Seeking
        • Split Decision Band – Shoot Your World
        • Split Decision Band – Split Decision Band Whats You To Groove
        BitoriLegend Of Funana (The Forbidden Music Of Cape Verde Islands)Analog Africa
        The follow up to the highly acclaimed "Space Echo" compilation is another offering from the magical Cape Verde islands.  In 1997, a quiet,...
        • Bitori – Nha Bibinha
        • Bitori – Rabelado
        • Bitori – Cruz Di Pico
        • Bitori – Cabalo
        • Bitori – Munana
        • Bitori – Natalia
        • Bitori – Julinha
        • Bitori – Didi Di Réz
        • LP£16.99
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        Orchestre Super Borgou de ParakouThe Bariba Sound 1970 - 1976Analog Africa
        Yep, Analog Africa keep churning out the goodness. You won't be able to stop your body moving to the sounds of the seventies afro grooves on here, plucked...
        • Orchestre Super Borgou de Parakou – gandigui
        • Orchestre Super Borgou de Parakou – wegne'nda m'banda
        • Orchestre Super Borgou de Parakou – me ton le gbe
        • Orchestre Super Borgou de Parakou – abakpe
        • Orchestre Super Borgou de Parakou – guessi-guere-guessi
        • Orchestre Super Borgou de Parakou – sembie sembe
        • Orchestre Super Borgou de Parakou – a na gan garo ka nam
        • Orchestre Super Borgou de Parakou – bori yo se mon baani
        • Orchestre Super Borgou de Parakou – aske
        • Orchestre Super Borgou de Parakou – ko guere
        • Orchestre Super Borgou de Parakou – abere klouklou
        • Orchestre Super Borgou de Parakou – dadon gabou yo sa be no. 2
        • Orchestre Super Borgou de Parakou – hanoubian
        • Orchestre Super Borgou de Parakou – binin hounin
        • Orchestre Super Borgou de Parakou – adiza claire
        • 2×LP£20.99
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        Hailu MergiaYegojam Marnesh / Yegle NeshAwesome Tapes From Africa
        Limited promo release ahead of Hailu Mergia’s new album! Where the album scales angular heights between modern jazz and Ethiopian harmonies, these two...
        • Hailu Mergia – Yegojam Marnesh
        • Hailu Mergia – Yegle Nesh
        Next Stop... Soweto: Township Sounds of The Golden Age of MbaqangaVariousStrut
        Strut follow their recent forays into Nigerian and Ethio grooves with a brand new wide-ranging three-part series exploring underground South African music...
        • Melotone Sisters with Amaqola Band – I Sivenoe
        • The Mgababa Queens – Maphuthi
        • Zed Nkanbinde – Inkonjane Jive
        • African Swingsters – Emuva
        • Lucky Strike Sisters – Mr J.S. Mpanza
        • Reggie Msomi & His Hollywood Jazz Band – Soul Chakari
        • Amaqawe Omculo – Jabulani Balaleli (pt.2)
        Om Alec KhaoliSay You Love MeAwesome Tapes From Africa
        "Om" Alec Khaoli's 1985 EP, 'Say You Love Me' solidified the bass player and songwriter's standing as one of South Africa's most consistently innovative...
        • Om Alec Khaoli – Say You Love Me
        • Om Alec Khaoli – Make Me Your Love
        • Om Alec Khaoli – Crosslines
        • Om Alec Khaoli – Enjoy It
        • 12" EP£13.99
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        Bambara Mystic Soul: The Raw Sound Of Burkina Faso 1974 - 1979VariousAnalog Africa
        The raw sound of Burkina Faso combined Afro-Funk, traditional Islamic rhythms and subtle Afro-Latin sounds brought over by visiting Cuban ensembles. Mandingue...
        • Amadou Ballaké et l'Orchestre Super Volta – Bar Konou Mousso
        • Abdoulaye Cissé – Kodjougou
        • Compaoré Issouf – Dambakale
        • Amadou Ballaké et Les 5 Consuls – Renouveau
        • Afro Soul System – Tink Tank
        • Mamo Lagbema – Love, Music and Dance
        • Amadou Ballaké et Les 5 Consuls – Baden Djougou
        • Amadou Ballaké et l'Orchestre Super Volta – Johnny
        • Coulibaly Tidiani – Sie Koumgolo
        • Mangue Konde et Le Super Mandé – Kabendo
        • Orchestre CVD – Rog Mik Africa
        • Amadou Ballaké et l'Orchestre Super Volta – Sali
        • Mamo Lagbema – Zambo Zambo
        • Traoré Seydou Richard et Les Vadou du Flamboyant – Katougou
        • Amadou Ballaké et l'Orchestre Super Volta – Oye Ka Bara Kignan
        • Sandwidi Pierre et l'Orchestre Harmonie Voltaïque – Tond Yabramba
        • 1. Amadou Ballaké et l'Orchestre Super Volta – Bar Konou Mousso
        • 2. Abdoulaye Cissé – Kodjougou
        • 3. Compaoré Issouf – Dambakale
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        Jackpot Jive Vol​.​1 - Rare South African 45s 1973-1982Various ArtistsMasterlabs Records
        **Limited to 300 copies only!** A brilliantly curated selection of tracks from the SA underground in the decade recorded between the early 70s to the early...
          Shaluza Max / Tabu Ley RochereauMangase / Hafi DeoSoundway
          Repress! On the A-side South African singer, Shaluza Max's massive Mashkandi / house anthem from 2002 gets a first release on vinyl. This track was a...
          • Shaluza Max – Mangase
          • Tabu Ley Rochereau – Hafi Deo
          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...
          • William & The Young Five – You Turn Me On (JKriv Rework)
          • Manyane – Thabong (Frankie Francis Bubblegum Dub)
          • Adaye – Turn It Up (Frankie Francis 3AM Re-Edit)
          • Starlight – Picnic
          • 1. William & The Young Five – You Turn Me On (JKriv Rework)
          • 2. Manyane – Thabong (Frankie Francis Bubblegum Dub)
          • 3. Adaye – Turn It Up (Frankie Francis 3AM Re-Edit)
          • View full info and tracklisting