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    Mr Bongo

    Seminal funk-rock album originally released on Rare Earth in 1970. Featuring the monster break of 'The Sorcerer Of Isis'; being one of the most sampled breaks in hip-hop! Used by the likes of KRS-One, Kanye West, Jay-,Z Cyprus Hill, Tribe Called Quest and more!

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    Archie SheppAttica BluesMr Bongo
    Mr Bongo reissue the previously Japan-only release of this Archie Shepp 45, featuring two tracks originally released on Shepp's 1972 classic soul-jazz...
    • Archie Shepp – Attica Blues
    • Archie Shepp – Quiet Dawn
    Gyedu Blay AmbolleyAmbolleyMr Bongo
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    • Gyedu Blay Ambolley – It's Highlife
    • Gyedu Blay Ambolley – Walking Down The Street
    • Gyedu Blay Ambolley – 'Cos I Love You
    • Gyedu Blay Ambolley – Cut Your Coat
    • Gyedu Blay Ambolley – Adwoa
    • Gyedu Blay Ambolley – Simigwa
    • Gyedu Blay Ambolley – Franfranta
    AzymuthAguia Nao Come Mosca (30th Anniversary Edition)Mr Bongo
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    • Azymuth – Vôo Sobre O Horizonte
    • Azymuth – Águia Não Come Mosca
    • Azymuth – Despertar
    • Azymuth – Tarde
    • Azymuth – Circo Marimbondo
    • Azymuth – Tamborim, Cuíca, Ganzá, Berimbau
    • Azymuth – A Presa
    • Azymuth – A Caça
    • Azymuth – Falcon Love Call (Armazém No. 2)
    • Azymuth – Águia Negra X Dragão Negro
    Kit SebastianMantra Moderne / KuytuMr Bongo
    A contemporary masterpiece that fuses Anatolian Psychedelia, Brazilian Tropicalia, 60’s European pop and American jazz. A must for fans of Khruangbin,...
      Ebo Taylor, Pat Thomas & Uhuru YenzuHitsville Re-visitedMr Bongo
      Mr Bongo reissue this hard-to-obtain, vintage highlife from three true giants of the sound - Ebo Taylor, Pat Thomas & Uhuru Yenzu. Originally released...
        Ronald MesquitaRonald MesquitaMr Bongo
        Classic Brazilian album from master drummer, Ronald Mesquita, originally released in 1972. Featuring songs by Jorge Ben, Antonio Carlos-Jobim, Gilberto...
        • Ronald Mesquita – Balança Pema
        • Ronald Mesquita – Dabadeia
        • Ronald Mesquita – Águas De Marco
        • Ronald Mesquita – Cançâo Do Sal-Tema De Tostâo
        • Ronald Mesquita – Fechado Prá Balanço
        Kit SebastianMantra ModerneMr Bongo
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          Akira IshikawaBack To RhythmMr Bongo
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          • Akira Ishikawa – Bongo Rock
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          • Akira Ishikawa – El Condor Pasa
          • Akira Ishikawa – Pick Up The Pieces
          • Akira Ishikawa – Love Is The Answer
          • Akira Ishikawa – I Shot The Sheriff
          • Akira Ishikawa – Let's Start
          • Akira Ishikawa – Boogie On Raggae Woman
          CéliaCélia (1970)Mr Bongo
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          AtmosfearMotivation / ExtractMr Bongo
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          • Atmosfear – Motivation
          RobRobMr Bongo
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          SpacearkSpaceark IsMr Bongo
          Mr Bongo reissue the second album from SpaceArk. More brilliant self-released, private-press jazz / soul from 1976, Los Angeles. Essential!
          • Spaceark – Sweet Hitch Hiker
          • Spaceark – Take Her Out Dancing
          • Spaceark – Sexy Lady
          • Spaceark – Ja More Mon Amore (I Love My Love)
          • Spaceark – Phantom Lover
          • Spaceark – Each Song
          Akofa AkoussahAkofa AkoussahMr Bongo
          Rich, deep, percussive soulful folk album from master Togolese singer, Akofa Akoussah! A rare 1976 album release reissued via Mr. Bongo!
          • Akofa Akoussah – Tango
          • Akofa Akoussah – Ramer Sans Rame
          • Akofa Akoussah – La Lem
          • Akofa Akoussah – Mitso Aseye
          • Akofa Akoussah – Dandou Kodjo
          • Akofa Akoussah – Kimumbu
          • Akofa Akoussah – G Blem Di
          • Akofa Akoussah – I Tcho Tchass
          SpacearkDon't StopMr Bongo
          Awesome private press modern soul / disco cut from Spaceark, not featured on any of their albums. A private press treasures from a dynamic group of musicians...
          • Spaceark – Don't Stop (Vocal)
          Tim MaiaWhat You Want To Bet? / These Are The SongsMr Bongo
          Mr Bongo reissue of the debut single from the mighty Tim Maia! Released upon his return from the USA in the late 60’s. Sung in English, these two cuts...
            Carlos SodréCiumeira / Rasga Teu VersoMr Bongo
            Mr Bongo reissue of this sought after double sider of uptempo vintage MPB samba jazz from Carlos Sodré, originally on Copacabana in 1965.
            • Carlos Sodré – Ciumeira
            • Carlos Sodré – Rasga Teu Verso
            SpacearkSpacearkMr Bongo
            Mr bongo reissue of this super rare, brilliant self-released, private-press jazz/soul LP from 1975, recorded at Sunset Sound studios in LA. Originals of...
            • Spaceark – Everybody's Trying
            • Spaceark – Understand
            • Spaceark – Fever Pitch
            • Spaceark – I'm Only Me
            • Spaceark – Jr. Blaster
            • Spaceark – Welcome To My Door
            • Spaceark – Our Love Will Last
            • Spaceark – I'm Walking
            • Spaceark – Do What You Can Do
            • Spaceark – This World
            Tim MaiaTim Maia [1977]Mr Bongo
            Mr Bongo reissue the fantastic, self-titled 1977 album from legendary Brazilian artist, Tim Maia. A fusion of soul, boogie, disco and MPB, featuring the...
            • Tim Maia – Pense Menos
            • Tim Maia – Sem Você
            • Tim Maia – Verão Carioca
            • Tim Maia – Feito Para Dançar
            • Tim Maia – É Necessário
            • Tim Maia – Leva O Meu Blue
            • Tim Maia – Venha Dormir Em Casa
            • Tim Maia – Música Para Betinha
            • Tim Maia – Não Esquente A Cabeça
            • Tim Maia – Ride Twist And Roll
            • Tim Maia – Flores Belas (Instrumental)
            • Tim Maia – Let It All Hang Out
            AtmosfearEn TranceMr Bongo
            Official Mr Bongo reissue of the Brit-funk classic - 'En Trance' by Atmosfear - which was originally released in 1981 via Elite / MCA records. A joyous...
            • Atmosfear – Free Tonight
            • Atmosfear – Duende
            • Atmosfear – Creator’s Dream
            • Atmosfear – Interplay
            • Atmosfear – Funk The Rock
            • Atmosfear – Invasion
            • Atmosfear – Return Of LB
            Helio Matheus / Doris MonteiroMais Kriola / MaitaMr Bongo
            Another killer Brazilian 7" from the Mr Bongo stable! ‘Mais Kriola’ is a lovely laidback mid-tempo boogie/soul/fusion jam, whilst ‘Maita’ is a...
            • Helio Matheus – Mais Kriola
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            Gyedu Blay AmbolleySimigwaMr Bongo
            Legendary Ghanian album given the reissue treatment by Mr Bongo! Highlife, afrobeat, folk and funk all present on this Ambolleys debut solo album originally...
            • Gyedu Blay Ambolley – Akoko Ba
            The SylversI Know Myself / Wish That I Could Talk To YouMr Bongo
            Two of the key tracks lifted from the The Sylvers' first, self-titled album. Produced by Jerry Butler, Keg Johnson and Michael Viner, written by the hugely...
            • The Sylvers – I Know Myself
            • The Sylvers – Wish That I Could Talk To You
            O'SeisSuicida / ApocalipseMr Bongo
            Heavyweight Brazilian psyche by "Os Mutantes, before they were Os Mutantes"! A previously impossibly rare 45, now reissued via Mr Bongo!
              Tunde MabaduViva DiscoMr Bongo
              Ultra rare and sought after afro beat from 1980, reissued by Mr Bongo, originally issued on Afrodesia. Up-beat, afro, party-starters a plenty here!
              • Tunde Mabadu – Alabosi
              • Tunde Mabadu – Disco Press Funk
              • Tunde Mabadu – Amupara Ko Ma Dara
              • Tunde Mabadu – African Parowo
              • Tunde Mabadu – Angelina - Sugar Daddy
              • Tunde Mabadu – Viva Disco (Instrumental)
              ProtojeA Matter Of TimeMr Bongo
              A MATTER OF TIME is the follow-up to Protoje’s critically acclaimed 2015 full-length, Ancient Future, which featured the hit single “Who Knows” ft...
              • Protoje – Flames
              • Protoje – Blood Money
              • Protoje – Mind Of A King
              • Protoje – Like This
              • Protoje – Bout Noon
              • Protoje – A Matter Of Time
              • Protoje – No Guarantee
              • Protoje – Lessons
              • Protoje – Truth & Rights
              • Protoje – Camera Show
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              Super ElcadosTogetherness Is Always A Good Venture: Tambourine Party Vol. 2Mr Bongo
              Official Mr Bongo reissue of the ultra-rare album by ‘Super Elcados’. A fusion of heavyweight Nigerian funk, soul & disco, originally released by EMI...
              • Super Elcados – Tambourine Party
              • Super Elcados – Afro Funk
              • Super Elcados – Xray Gun
              • Super Elcados – How Much I Love You
              Shina Williams & His African PercussionistsAfrican DancesMr Bongo
              First official reissue of the extremely rare, ground-breaking Nigerian disco-boogie LP from 1979 by Lagos-based bandleader, Shina Williams. Features the...
              • Shina Williams & His African Percussionists – Agboju Logun
              Foster SylversFoster SylversMr Bongo
              Mr Bongo reissue this brilliant funk-soul album from 1973. Written by Leon Sylvers III, produced by a heavyweight line-up comprising Jerry Butler, Keg...
              • Foster Sylvers – Misdemeanor
              • Foster Sylvers – Big Things Come In Small Packages
              • Foster Sylvers – I'm Your Puppet
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              • Foster Sylvers – I'll Get You In The End
              • Foster Sylvers – Hey Little Girl
              • Foster Sylvers – Happy Face
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              • Foster Sylvers – More Love
              • Foster Sylvers – Only My Love Is True
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              The SylversIIMr Bongo
              Beautiful, golden-era soul written by Leon Sylvers III, produced by Jerry Butler and Keg Johnson. The Sylvers were a familyfrom Los Angeles who were very...
                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,...
                • Ebo Taylor – Poverty No Good
                • Ebo Taylor – Mumudey Mumudey
                • Ebo Taylor – Krumandey
                • Ebo Taylor – Aboa Kyirbin
                • Ebo Taylor – Yen Ara
                • Ebo Taylor – Mind Your Own Business
                • Ebo Taylor – Ankona'm
                • Ebo Taylor – Abenkwan Puchaa
                • Ebo Taylor – Aba Yaa
                Disco Dub BandFor The Love Of MoneyMr Bongo
                Mr Bongo reissue this Danny Krivit and DJ Harvey favourite, as sampled by J Dilla and Glenn Underground - a dubby disco cover of the Gamble & Huff penned...
                • Disco Dub Band – For The Love Of Money (Disco Dub)
                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
                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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                • CD£9.99
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                Prince FattyVersus The Drunken GamblerMr Bongo
                Mr Bongo is extremely proud to announce the much-anticipated release of the next installment from the legendary Prince Fatty. Prince Fatty Versus the Drunken...
                  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
                  Gal CostaÍndiaMr Bongo
                  Essential reissue from Mr Bongo!!!! A post-Tropicalia masterpiece from one of the movements key  figures and true legends of Brazilian music,...
                  • Gal Costa – Índia
                  • Gal Costa – Milho Verde
                  • Gal Costa – Presente Cotidiano
                  • Gal Costa – Volta
                  • Gal Costa – Relance
                  • Gal Costa – Da Maior Importância
                  • Gal Costa – Passarinho
                  • Gal Costa – Pontos De Luz
                  • Gal Costa – Desafinado
                  HorsemanComputerMr Bongo
                  Horseman on vocals with instrumental on the flip, produced by Prince Fatty.
                    Prince Fatty, Hollie Cook & HorsemanGot Your MoneyMr Bongo
                    Great duel vocal cut from Hollie Cook and Horseman on this upbeat roots 7" from 2012.
                    • Prince Fatty, Hollie Cook & Horseman – Got Your Money (Vocal)
                    • Prince Fatty, Hollie Cook & Horseman – Got Your Money (Dub)
                    Hollie CookMilk & HoneyMr Bongo
                    Wicked early single from Hollie Cook originally released in 2007 with dub version on the flip.
                      Mungo's Hi-FiUnder ArrestMr Bongo
                      Featuring Prince Fatty remix and original mix by Mungo's Hi-Fi.
                      • Mungo's Hi-Fi – Under Arrest (Prince Fatty Mix)
                      Prince Fatty with Winston Francis & Little RoyDry Your Tears / Christopher ColumbusMr Bongo
                      Featuring the sublime vocals of Jamaican vocal legends Winston Francis and Little Roy.
                      • Winston Francis – Dry Your Tears
                      • Little Roy – Christopher Columbus
                      Antonio Carlos & JocafiMudei De IdéiaMr Bongo
                      Vinyl now in stock! Psychedelic rock, samba-funk and truly tripped-out MPB! Antonio Carlos & Jocafi were a very successful and famous Brazilian...
                        Pedro SantosKrishnandaMr Bongo
                        Mr Bongo reissue the insanely-rare 'Krishnanda' from 1968 by  Pedro Santos. A spiritual, psychedelic Brazilian masterpiece from...
                        • Pedro Santos – Ritual Negro
                        • Pedro Santos – Agua Viva
                        • Pedro Santos – Um So
                        • Pedro Santos – Sem Sombra
                        • Pedro Santos – Savana
                        • Pedro Santos – Advertencia
                        • Pedro Santos – Quem Sou Eu?
                        • Pedro Santos – Flor De Lotus
                        • Pedro Santos – Dentro Da Selva
                        • Pedro Santos – Desengano Da Vista
                        • Pedro Santos – Dual
                        • Pedro Santos – Arabindu
                        Antonio Adolfo e Brazuca / Erasmo CarlosGloria Glorinha / Coqueiro VerdeMr Bongo
                        ‘Gloria Glorinha’ – quirky, upbeat MPB-funk with soaring vocals, JB esque stabs, horns and bubbling piano. Originally released as part of a 4-track...
                          Elizeth Cardoso / Elza SoaresEu Bebo Sim / Deixa A Nega GingarMr Bongo
                          'Eu Bebo Sim' is a samba-rock master class from Elizeth Cardoso originally released on Copacabana in 1973, as featured on her Disco de Ouro in 1974. Elza,...
                            Banda Black RioMiss Cheryl / Melô Do Tagarela (Rapper's Delight) (Instrumental)Mr Bongo
                            'Miss Cheryll' is midtempo Brazilian disco-jazz-funk at it’s finest, from the masters - Banda Black Rio. Melô Do Tagarela was recorded in...
                              Tito Puente / Sahib ShihabTito's Odyssey / Om Mani Padme HumMr Bongo
                              Tito Puente (AKA The Musical Pope) with an epic live version of "2001 Space Odyssey". Recorded at Carnegie Hall in 1974 it's never been pressed to 45 during...
                                Antonio AdolfoDois Minutos De Uma Nova Dia / CandombléMr Bongo
                                ‘2 Minutos De Um Novo Dia’ – pacey samba-funk-MPB that originally appeared on a 7” from 1969 released on Odeon Brazil. Soaring vocals, strings...
                                  Elis ReginaYe Me Le / En Büyük Şansın Yaşıyor OlmanMr Bongo
                                  ‘Ye Mele’ double sider, featuring Elis’ version and an incredible Turkish cover by the wonderful Şenay. Luiz Carlos Vinhas ‘Le Mele’ is an all...
                                  • Elis Regina – Ye Me Le
                                  • Şenay – En Büyük Şansın Yaşıyor Olman
                                  Mulatu AstatkeAssiyo Bellema / HasabeMr Bongo
                                  ‘Assiyo Bellema’ – Mulatu goes afro-latin, plus steel drums courtesy of Frank Holder. Assiyo Bellema was recorded during Mulatu’s...

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