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A.B. CRENTSIL
TANTIE ALABA
ROUGH TRADE - UK Original
LP · VG+/VG+ · 225 SEK
IN STOCK
A.B. CRENTSIL - TANTIE ALABA:
Early 80s Ghanean highlife from Sweet Talks-leader Alfred Benjamin Crentsil. Includes a great version of "Who Is Free". Small distribution sticker on back cover. UK original.
  afro / tropical / world
ABDEL AZIZ EL MUBARAK
STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART
WORLD CIRCUIT - UK Original
LP · EX/EX · 90 SEK
IN STOCK
ABDEL AZIZ EL MUBARAK - STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART:
UK original from 1989.
  afro / tropical / world
AHMED BEN ALI
SUBHANA
HABIBI FUNK - Germany Original
LP · M/M · 325 SEK
NEW IN STOCK
AHMED BEN ALI - SUBHANA:
Libyan reggae styles (though you get some more traditional North African sounds as well). Listen to "Subhana" or "Damek Majeeb".
  afro / tropical / world
AL MASSRIEEN
MODERN MUSIC
HABIBI FUNK - Germany Reissue
LP · M/M · 250 SEK
IN STOCK
AL MASSRIEEN - MODERN MUSIC:
Egyptian mix of pop/disco/AOR but with that distinctive Arabic touch. Listen to "Sah" or "Men awel deqiqa". Compilation of material originally released on cassette only.
  afro / tropical / world
ALAIN DANIELOU
INDIA I - VEDIC RECITAT...
BÄRENREITER-MUSIC... - Germany Original
LP · EX/VG · 100 SEK
IN STOCK
ALAIN DANIELOU - INDIA I - VEDIC RECITATION AND CHANT:
German original. Cover has sticker on front, wear at opening.
  afro / tropical / world
ALEMAYEHU ESHETE
ETHIOPIAN URBAN MODERN ...
HEAVENLY SWEETNESS - France Reissue
LP · M/M · 250 SEK
IN STOCK
ALEMAYEHU ESHETE - ETHIOPIAN URBAN MODERN MUSIC VOL. 2:
Stunning Ethio jazz/funk sides by this Ethiopian singer - check "Feqer Feqer New" and "Tashamanaletch" to start with, but the whole compilation comes recommended!
  afro reissues
AMADOU BALAKE
SENOR ECLECTICO
ORIKI - France Reissue
LP · EX/NM · 150 SEK
IN STOCK
AMADOU BALAKE - SENOR ECLECTICO:
Compilation of mid/late 70s material from this popular artist out of Burkina Faso. Contains two sought-after funk tunes from his Sacodis LP, "Super bar konon mousso" & "Aminata du thé".
  afro reissues
AMARA TOURE
1973-1980
ANALOG AFRICA - Germany Reissue
2xLP · M/M · 275 SEK
IN STOCK
AMARA TOURE - 1973-1980:
Afro-Cuban sound out of Guinea, very nice stuff. Listen to "Temedy" and "Lamento Cubano". This copy is in shrink with hype sticker.
  afro / tropical / world
ANUP JALOTA
FARMAISH
MUSIC INDIA - India Original
2xLP · VG+/VG · 90 SEK
IN STOCK
ANUP JALOTA - FARMAISH:
2LP live from 1983 with this Indian ghazal and bhajan singer. Listen to "Tumhare Shehar Ka Mausam". Cover has ringwear and some tearing. Indian original, gatefold sleeve.
  afro / tropical / world
ARAYA'S FAMILY
SAME / AE 630
AMHA RECORDS - Ethiopia Original
7" · VG+/VG · 600 SEK
IN STOCK
ARAYA'S FAMILY - SAME / AE 630:
Scarce Ethiopian pic sleeve 45 with 4 tracks in the religous vein, listen to "Engeda Negne Ene". Vinyl in fine shape, pic sleeve has some creasing, small splits and tiny writing on front. Ethiopian original (made in Lebanon).
  afro / tropical / world
ASSIKO GOLDEN BAND DE GRAND YOFF
MAGG TEKKI
MISSISSIPPI RECORDS / ... - USA Original
LP · M/M · 225 SEK
IN STOCK
ASSIKO GOLDEN BAND DE GRAND YOFF - MAGG TEKKI:
Senegalese drum collective teams up with Karl Jonas Winqvist, saxophonist Lina Langendorf and accordionist Amanda Fritzén for an infectiously groovy album - just listen to "Sama Néné" and "Kora Interlude II"!
  afro / tropical / world
ATTARAZAT ADDAHABIA & FARADJALLAH
AL HADAOUI
HABIBI FUNK - Germany Original
LP · M/M · 275 SEK
IN STOCK
ATTARAZAT ADDAHABIA & FARADJALLAH - AL HADAOUI:
Previously unreleased Moroccan 1973 recordings, taking in huge chunks of funk and rock. Listen to "Al Hadaoui".
  afro / tropical / world
BAABA MAAL & MANSOUR SECK
DJAM LEELII
ROGUE - UK Original
LP · VG+/VG+ · 150 SEK
JUST SOLD
BAABA MAAL & MANSOUR SECK - DJAM LEELII:
UK original from 1989.
  afro / tropical / world
BAILLY SPINTO
BEHI ZOKO
L.I.S. PRODUCTION - France Original
LP · VG+/VG · 75 SEK
IN STOCK
BAILLY SPINTO - BEHI ZOKO:
Ivorian singer on a 1984 LP, check the afro disco-y "Kep Kossou". Cover has lamination peeling and yellowing at opening side plus a sticker on front. French original.
  afro / tropical / world
BARBARA FING
ALL I WANT IS YOUR LOVE...
TREX RECORDS - Barbados Original
7" · VG+/VG · 120 SEK
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BARBARA FING - ALL I WANT IS YOUR LOVE / FOR THE CHILDREN:
1979 45 out of Barbados with the soca cut "For The Children", and the reggae track "All I Want Is Your Love" on the flip. Old shop stamp on both labels. Barbados original, green label issue. Comes in WIRL sleeve (a bit torn and with old shop stamp).
  afro / tropical / world
BEAUJOUR ET SES DIABLES DU RYTHME
SAME / RC 36
AUX ONDES - Guadeloupe Original
LP · VG+/VG · 850 SEK
IN STOCK
BEAUJOUR ET SES DIABLES DU RYTHME - SAME / RC 36:
Guadeloupean pic sleeve 45 with four jazzy, latin-tinged tracks including the deep but swinging "Ti Te Ya"! Vinyl is glossy with light sleeve marks, plays with mild surface noise, most likely inherent in the pressing. Pic sleeve looks ok on front, grades VG due to mild staining and aging on back. Guadeloupean original (made in France).
  afro / tropical / world
BISMILLAH KHAN & PARTY
BISMILLAH KHAN
REGAL - India Original
LP · VG+/VG+ · 120 SEK
IN STOCK
BISMILLAH KHAN & PARTY - BISMILLAH KHAN:
Compilation from 1969.
  afro / tropical / world
BOZAMBO
SAME / ESP-165512
DISQUES ESPÉRANCE - France Original
LP · VG+/VG+ · 500 SEK
IN STOCK
BOZAMBO - SAME / ESP-165512:
French LP from '78 with solid afro disco/funk tracks in "Ole-Mamam" and "Nanas-Disco". Record is strong and well-playing VG+, cover shows minor wear and creasing plus old shop sticker on back. French only original.
  afro / tropical / world
C.K. MANN & HIS CAROUSEL 7
FUNKY HIGHLIFE
MR BONGO - UK Reissue
LP · NM/VG+ · 200 SEK
IN STOCK
C.K. MANN & HIS CAROUSEL 7 - FUNKY HIGHLIFE:
"Asafo beesuon" funky highlife with hard drums on this Ebo Taylor-arranged LP from 1975. Cover in shrink with a small corner bend. Reissue with obi (not on photo).
  afro reissues
CHARIF MEGARBANE
MARZIPAN
HABIBI FUNK - Germany Original
LP · M/M · 325 SEK
NEW IN STOCK
CHARIF MEGARBANE - MARZIPAN:
The first full-length contemporary release on Habibi Funk - Charif Megarbane himself calls it "Lebrary": "a vision of Lebanon and the Mediterranean expressed via the prismatic sonics of library music". Check "Marzipan" and "Pas De Dialogue". No hype sticker on this copy (unlike photo).
  afro / tropical / world
CHINESE CULTURAL THEATRE GROUP
CHINESE CLASSIC INSTRUM...
FOLKWAYS - USA Later Pressing
10" · VG/VG+ · 45 SEK
IN STOCK
CHINESE CULTURAL THEATRE GROUP - CHINESE CLASSIC INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC:
Pic sleeve has neat writing + sticker on back. US later pressing.
  afro / tropical / world
COTI WORRELL Y SU ORQUESTA
MUHAMMAD ALI IN THE RIN...
SUPER RECORDS - Panama Original
7" · VG-/M · 300 SEK
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COTI WORRELL Y SU ORQUESTA - MUHAMMAD ALI IN THE RING / STAND IN LINE:
Scarce Panama 45 with two instant hit sides. Record has lots of surface wear but no terrible marks, plays pretty decent with some background crackle and pop. The pressing is loud, so the music powers through well. Writing on labels. Panama original.
  afro / tropical / world
DAWIT YIFRU
SAME
MUZIKAWI - Ethiopia Reissue
LP · M/M · 300 SEK
IN STOCK
DAWIT YIFRU - SAME:
Compilation of cassette-only mid-70s tracks by Ethiopian keyboardist, composer etc. Dawit Yifru. Deep and hypnotic sounds with a soothing vibe, should appeal to fans of Hailu Mergia and Yishak Banjaw - listen "Lebe Leb Yelewem" and "Lela Menem Yelegn".
  afro reissues
DELE OJO & HIS STAR BROTHERS BAND
ILU OYINBO DARA / BOUNC...
PHILIPS WEST AFRIC... - Nigeria Original
7" · VG+/VG+ · 400 SEK
IN STOCK
DELE OJO & HIS STAR BROTHERS BAND - ILU OYINBO DARA / BOUNCING BONA:
Nigerian Yoruba highlife 45 by the reliable Dele Ojo and his Star Brothers. Listen to "Bouncing Bona". Slight warp in vinyl (most likely heat damage), looks and tracks a bit wobbly but plays ok with just minor flutter and some odd clicks. Nigerian original, 3-prong center issue. Comes with company sleeve (a bit worn and aged).
  afro / tropical / world
DUR-DUR BAND / DUR DUR OF SOMALIA
VOLUME 1 & 2
ANALOG AFRICA - Germany Reissue
3xLP · M/M · 400 SEK
JUST SOLD
DUR-DUR BAND / DUR DUR OF SOMALIA - VOLUME 1 & 2:
Terrific Somalian music with a deep and severely funky sound. Listen to "Yabaal" or "Aw baahilowlow". 3 LP reissue of 80s recordings, including two unreleased tracks.
  afro reissues
E'OLEN / EOLEN
SAME
MAI - Norway Original
LP · VG-/VG · 350 SEK
IN STOCK
E'OLEN / EOLEN - SAME:
Late 70s afro/fusion album with the catchy afro jazz dancer "M'bala Fetchelen". LP has plenty of surface marks and a few light scratches, plays pretty well overall with some minor ticks and crackle. Cover has general wear and creasing. Norway-only original.
  afro / tropical / world
EBENEZER OBEY & HIS INTERNATIONAL BROTHERS BAND
IN THE 60'S VOL. 1
OBEY - Nigeria 2nd Pressing
LP · VG+/VG+ · 250 SEK
IN STOCK
EBENEZER OBEY & HIS INTERNATIONAL BROTHERS BAND - IN THE 60'S VOL. 1:
1980 compilation with 60s highlife and juju sounds by Chief Commander Ebenezer Obey. Listen to "Gbe Bemi Oluwa". Cover has some shelf wear and small writing on back. Nigerian 2nd pressing on Obey.
  afro / tropical / world
EL REGO
SE NA MIN / E MA NON TI...
DAPTONE - USA Reissue
7" · EX/Gen · 200 SEK
IN STOCK
EL REGO - SE NA MIN / E MA NON TIN ME:
Marvellous afro-funk out of Benin! Reissue from 2011.
  afro reissues
ENSEMBLE NATIONAL DES BALLETS DU SÉNÉGAL
SENEGAL
MUSIQUE DU MONDE - France Original
LP · EX/VG+ · 90 SEK
IN STOCK
ENSEMBLE NATIONAL DES BALLETS DU SÉNÉGAL - SENEGAL:
French original, gatefold sleeve with booklet.
  afro / tropical / world
FELA KUTI / FELA ANIKULAPO KUTI & AFRIKA 70
NO AGREEMENT
KNITTING FACTORY RECORDS - USA Reissue
LP · M/M · 325 SEK
IN STOCK
FELA KUTI / FELA ANIKULAPO KUTI & AFRIKA 70 - NO AGREEMENT:
Another strong Fela album, this one from 1977. Check the title track to get the idea. Reissue.
  afro reissues
FELA RANSOME KUTI & THE AFRICA '70
OPEN & CLOSE
BARCLAY - France Reissue
LP · VG+/VG+ · 250 SEK
IN STOCK
FELA RANSOME KUTI & THE AFRICA '70 - OPEN & CLOSE:
Much wanted Fela LP including the wicked title track. No shrink on this copy, cover has light edge wear. Reissue from 1997.
  afro reissues
FERKAT AL ARD
OGHNEYA
HABIBI FUNK - Germany Reissue
LP · M/M · 275 SEK
IN STOCK
FERKAT AL ARD - OGHNEYA:
Lebanese album from the late 70s, featuring vocals and compositions from Issam Hajali and lush arrangements by Ziad Rahbani. Listen to "Matar Al Sabah". Reissue.
  afro / tropical / world
FRANKIE FRANCIS ORCHESTRA
SNOW CONE / NO BIRTH CO...
NATION... - Trinidad and Tobago Original
7" · VG/Gen · 200 SEK
IN STOCK
FRANKIE FRANCIS ORCHESTRA - SNOW CONE / NO BIRTH CONTROL:
Two Trinidadian calypso sides. Vinyl looks more or less unplayed but is pale and has storage marks, plays with hiss and background crackle. Trinidad & Tobago original.
  afro / tropical / world
FREE MUSIC
FREE MUSIC (PART 1)
HABIBI FUNK - Germany Reissue
LP · M/M · 300 SEK
IN STOCK
FREE MUSIC - FREE MUSIC (PART 1):
Strong compilation of mid-70s tracks by Libyan band with a folk-infused disco funky sound - check "Hawelt Nensa Ghalaak" and "Ana Qalbi Ehtar"!
  afro / tropical / world
GEORGE ANDERSON
OUR MAN IN AFRICA
FM - USA Original
LP · VG+/VG · 250 SEK
IN STOCK
GEORGE ANDERSON - OUR MAN IN AFRICA:
Folky sounds by Cameroonian singer/songwriter George Anderson with a deep sound on the great "Mam'ame". Record has some light marks and signs of storage, plays ok with minor distractions. Cover shows mild wear and waviness, 9 cm split top seam right. US original.
  afro / tropical / world
GYEDU BLAY AMBOLLEY & ZANTODA MARK III
CONTROL
MR BONGO - UK Reissue
LP · NM/NM · 180 SEK
JUST SOLD
GYEDU BLAY AMBOLLEY & ZANTODA MARK III - CONTROL:
Rare 1980 album from this highly regarded Ghanaian artist, containing the killer afro-funk track "The Message (God Is Love)"! Reissue, top copy in shrink with hype sticker.
  afro reissues
HAILU MERGIA
PIONEER WORKS SWING (LIVE)
AWESOME TAPES FROM AFR... - USA Original
LP · M/M · 350 SEK
IN STOCK
HAILU MERGIA - PIONEER WORKS SWING (LIVE):
The Ethiopian legend captured live in fine form together with his trio in 2016! Check "Yegle Nesh" and "Yetewat Hilm".
  afro / tropical / world
HAMID EL SHAERI
THE SLAM! YEARS (1983-1...
HABIBI FUNK - Germany Reissue
LP · M/M · 300 SEK
JUST SOLD
HAMID EL SHAERI - THE SLAM! YEARS (1983-1988):
Fine compilation of cassette-only mid 80s tracks by Libyan-Egyptian superstar Hamid El Shaeri, including the wonderful "Ayonha" and "Maktoub Aleina"!
  afro / tropical / world
INNOV GNAWA
LILA
DAPTONE RECORDS - USA Original
LP · M/M · 225 SEK
IN STOCK
INNOV GNAWA - LILA:
Traditional Moroccan sounds by contemporary NYC-based gnawa band, listen to "Gnawi Baba Mimoun". US original, black vinyl issue.
  afro / tropical / world
ISAAC BIRITURO & THE RAIL ABANDON
SMALL SMALL
WAH WAH 45S - Europe Original
LP · M/M · 250 SEK
IN STOCK
ISAAC BIRITURO & THE RAIL ABANDON - SMALL SMALL:
Contemporary afro sounds from Ghanaian xylophonist Isaac Birituro & friends. "Ta Soo Maa Yele" and "Bawa" are both nice and deep!
  afro / tropical / world
JALI NYAMA SUSO
SONGS FROM THE GAMBIA
SONET - UK Original
LP · VG+/VG+ · 75 SEK
IN STOCK
JALI NYAMA SUSO - SONGS FROM THE GAMBIA:
UK original. Cover has partly removed sticker at opening front and back.
  afro / tropical / world
JAMHURI JAZZ BAND
SIMBA MWITUNI / WASIWAS...
PHILIPS - Kenya Original
7" · VG/Gen · 200 SEK
IN STOCK
JAMHURI JAZZ BAND - SIMBA MWITUNI / WASIWASI ONDOA:
"Simba Mwituni" lovely afro rumba track by this Tanzanian band. Light sleeve marks, plays well. Neat writing on side B label. Kenyan original.
  afro / tropical / world
JOHNNY CLEGG & SAVUKA
SAME / GIYANI
BULLET / MINC - South Africa Original
12" · VG+/VG+ · 225 SEK
IN STOCK
JOHNNY CLEGG & SAVUKA - SAME / GIYANI:
Brave and influential band of South African musicians with a four-track EP from 1986 - "Giyani" is the highlight for me. Cover has some ring wear and a sticker on back.
  afro / tropical / world
JOSEPH KAMARU & THE CITY SOUND BAND
KENYA NI-YA MUNGI / REK...
KENYA UNITED SOUNDS - Kenya Original
7" · VG/Gen · 45 SEK
NEW IN STOCK
JOSEPH KAMARU & THE CITY SOUND BAND - KENYA NI-YA MUNGI / REKE NYINUKE:
Kikuyu benga sides. Vinyl looks cloudy and has some marks, a bit of hiss and crackle audible but not too bad. Kenyan original.
  afro / tropical / world
KALETA & ZOZO AFROBEAT
COUNTRY OF GUNS
TRAMP - Germany Original
LP · VG/EX · 100 SEK
IN STOCK
KALETA & ZOZO AFROBEAT - COUNTRY OF GUNS:
Afrobeat LP from 2007 with an immense 9 min version of "Get up stand up". Record has surface marks, plays well. Cover looks good but is not in shrink, unlike photo. German original.
  afro / tropical / world
KARUKURICHI P. ARUNACHALAM
NADASAWARA
HIS MASTER'S VOICE - India Original
LP · VG+/VG+ · 200 SEK
IN STOCK
KARUKURICHI P. ARUNACHALAM - NADASAWARA:
Indian Classical/Carnatic album from 1964. Listen to "Chakkani Raja". Record has a mild warp, plays fine on our equipment. Indian original.
  afro / tropical / world
KIMILISI NASUSI BAND
RAASI LUKEMBE ELALA / E...
CHIKHOLO CHIE BABUKUSU - Kenya Original
7" · VG+/M · 150 SEK
IN STOCK
KIMILISI NASUSI BAND - RAASI LUKEMBE ELALA / EKOMBE MBAYO BULIMI:
"Ekombe" bouncy club tune that takes off in the second part! Staining on A-side label. Kenyan original.
  afro / tropical / world
KING SUNNY ADE
SYNCHRO SYSTEM
ISLAND - Sweden Original
LP · EX/EX · 120 SEK
JUST SOLD
KING SUNNY ADE - SYNCHRO SYSTEM:
Killer dubby afro/highlife that crosses over to the disco & house scenes as well. Check the heavy "Synchro system" and "E saiye re". Cover has a small sticker on front (not on photo). Swedish original.
  afro / tropical / world
KING SUNNY ADE & HIS AFRICAN BEATS
JUJU MUSIC
ISLAND - UK Original
LP · VG/VG+ · 90 SEK
IN STOCK
KING SUNNY ADE & HIS AFRICAN BEATS - JUJU MUSIC:
Classic Juju album from 1982, including the beautiful "Ja funmi" that has a slight afrobeat influence. LP has surface marks but nothing deep, plays ok. Cover has a small sticker on back. UK original.
  afro / tropical / world
KIRU STARS
WAIRIMU / UTONGA NI WA ...
EDITIONS BY LAW - Kenya Original
7" · VG+/Gen · 180 SEK
IN STOCK
KIRU STARS - WAIRIMU / UTONGA NI WA NGAI:
"Wairimu" swinging Kikuyu benga for the DJs that takes off in the later part of the tune. Kenyan original.
  afro / tropical / world