African System Orchestra - Fine Country - Afro Soukous Nigerian Highlife LP

In stock
SKU
17646
CA$58.95
African System Orchestra - Fine Country


Label: RAS (Rogers All Stars (Nigeria) Ltd.)
Cat#: RAS 45
Format: Vinyl, LP
Country: France
Record: VG+ VG++ few light scuffs
Cover: VG+ three inch crease top right corner, top edge split all the way across
Released: 1981
Genre: Folk, World, & Country
Style: African

Tracklist

A1 Fine Country
A2 Monique A Duala


B1 Nobody Knows Tomorrow
B2 Agnes My Love


Distributed By – Sonodisc – SD 14

Credits

Engineer – John Malife, L.A.K. Adeniran
Mixed By – E. S. Akpabio


Band:

TAMBINE DONGO PECOS (LEAD GUITAR)
APOTRE RUFFINO (VOCAL)
ABELLY NAGY (VOCAL)
NICOLAS OSSOMA (SAXOPHONE)
SAINT HILAIRE (GUITAR RYTHM)
NAIPO NDOUMBE (GUITAR BASS)
JEAN OTARD TCHIAMAT (CONGA)
KONDA DOMINIQUE (DRUMS)


Their music is an combination of Soukous and Nigerian Highlife which was primary influenced from Prince Nico, etc. Track 2 “Monique a Duala” is French and Lingala. I can hear on their English that more than one is from Congo/Zaire. Even the guitar got the Congo rhythm.


African System Orchestra - Agnes My Love

<iframe width="420" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/xh4GTb-TD6k" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
More Information
Condition Used
Format LP
Label RAS (Rogers All Stars (Nigeria)