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Various - The Rough Guide To The Music Of Nigeria & Ghana Album




The Rough Guide To The Music Of Nigeria & Ghana



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Various - The Rough Guide To The Music Of Nigeria & Ghana Album


1E.T. MensahDay By Day2:41
2King Sunny Ade & His African BeatsMaa Jo3:22
3Eric AgyemanMatutu Mirika6:18
4Tony AllenAsiko7:55
5C.K. MannFunky Hi-Life3:50
6Chief Stephen Osita OsadebeOyolima8:41
7Sweet Talks Featuring A.B. CrentsilFakye Me5:19
8Amanzeba Nat BrewBaawo7:09
9Adewale AyubaFuji Shuffle5:56
10Sir Victor UwaifoJoromi/Monkey Yanga6:16
11I.K. DairoOkin Omo Ni (The King Of The Children)6:40
12E. K. NyameBra Ohoho3:01
13Captain YabaNeribalankina6:15


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
RGNET 1075 FRVarious Rough Guide : La Musique Du Nigéria & Ghana ‎(CD, Comp)World Music Network, Music Rough GuidesRGNET 1075 FRUK2002


  • Artwork, DesignImpetus , Justin Champney
  • Compiled ByGraeme Ewens, Phil Stanton
  • CoordinatorDuncan Baker
  • Mastered ByLaurence Cedar
  • Producer [Series Produced By]Phil Stanton
  • Sleeve NotesGraeme Ewens


Made in Great Britain
Total playing time: 73:56
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  • Barcode (Text): 6 05633 10752 4
  • Barcode (Scanned): 605633107524
  • Label Code: LC 11067


  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – World Music Network
  • Copyright (c) – World Music Network


That said, the rest of the album is great, tracing juju from its pioneer, I. Dairo, to the man who brought it to the international stage, King Sunny Ade and having an early-'80s cut, rather than something more familiar, proves to be an inspired idea, as you can see the succession from Dairo. And the highlife content from Ghana, often difficult to find in the West, is exemplary. The Orchard Music от лица компании Premier Records Ltd BMI - Broadcast Music Inc. ASCAP, UMPG Publishing, Sony ATV Publishing и другие авторские общества 3. With 400 ethnic groups in Nigeria alone, The Rough Guide to the Music of Nigeria & Ghana from the Rough Guide series covers a vast canvas. So it's no wonder-and probably a sensible idea-that Fela Kuti, the Nigerian singer best known in the West, should not be included on the grounds that his records are ubiquitous anyway. King Sunny Ade, who displaced him and who was briefly picked up by Western promoters as a potential West African Bob Marley, prefers hard-driving rhythms and clean a cappella choruses. But on this superb CD charm is the key element, with a multitude of variations on local rhythms and instrumental combinations. His songs, which reflected traditional Nigerian culture, appealed to a variety of listeners and his music featured instruments as diverse as the talking drums and the accordion. Dairo recorded hundreds of records and toured around the world, making him African music's first truly international star. The son read more. With a musical career spanning most of the latter half of the twentieth century, Nigerian bandleader I. Dairo is known as the father of juju for his role in establishing that musical sty read more. See details and exclusions - Rough Guide to Nigeria and Ghana CD 2002 World Music CD Juju Afrobeat Fuji. Buy it now. Various Artists - Rough Guide Music Sampler 1999. Trending price. Various Artists - Beginner's Guide to World Music CD. Various Artists - King's Musicians Royalist Music from Uganda, 2003. Various Artists - Rough Guide to World Music, Vol. Various 2002 Album Music CDs. Tbc Various 2002 Music CDs. Jazz Various 2002 Music CDs. Black Panther: The Album. NOW Thats What I Call Music, Vol. 環境音楽 Kankyō Ongaku: Japanese Ambient, Environmental & New Age Music 19801990. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Soundtrack From & Inspired by the Motion Picture. Pornhub Valentine's Day Album. La La Land Original Motion Picture Soundtrack. The Rough Guide to the Music of South Africa is a world music compilation album originally released in 1998. Part of the World Music Network Rough Guides series, the album spotlights the music of South Africa. Liner notes were written by Tom Andrews and Rob Allingham, a discographer and music historian specializing in South Africa. Phil Stanton, co-founder of the World Music Network, was the producer. Note that this Rough Guide to World Music article has not been updated since it was originally published. To keep up-to-date with the best new music from around the world, subscribe to Songlines magazine. In the north of Nigeria one finds the string instruments common to the whole West African Sahel, such as the three-stringed lute called molo, and the boat-shaped lute called kontigi by the Hausa related to the xalam in Senegal and gimbri in Morocco. His 1997 album Mr Fantastik propelled him into the limelight, and his 2003 album Unchained also enjoyed wide success, particularly the hit love song Oruka. Traditional Pop and Apala. Artist: Various Artists Title: The Rough Guide to the Music of Nigeria & Ghana Year Of Release: 2002 Label: World Music Network RGNET1075CD Genre: Afrobeat, Funk, Wor. Direct Download Free Movies Mp3's Software Programs Stock Images MUSIC VA - The Rough Guide to the Music of Nigeria & Ghana 2002. VA - The Rough Guide to the Music of Nigeria & Ghana 2002. Tracks In This Album. Okin Omo Ni The King Of The Children - I. Maa Jo - King Sunny Ade & His African Beats. Funky Hi-Life - C. Asiko - Tony Allen. Neribalankina - Captain Yabaa. Fuji Shuffle - Ayuba. Bra Ohoho - E

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