November '15

Hola bafowethu! This is AFROSYNTH, the realest African selection...

This month we bring you Congolese maestro KOFFI OLOMIDE, the one and only MONWA, classic bubblegum by ALMOMO, MASEMYS and OKIE and more soulful grooves from the CRACKERS and RHYTHM KINGS.

Last month we checked out jazzman STEVE DYER and bubblegum legends DAN NKOSI, ZIZI KONGO, BANJO and THE COMFORTERS.

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1. 'Yini Sixabane Njalo' - Abakhwenyana  
From the album 20/20 (CCP, 1988)
2. 'Hold on to Love' - Al Etto 
From Party Night (Reaction/Priority Records, 1984)
3. 'Gloria' - Joshiba  
From Vananga (Teal Trutone, 1990)
4. 'Mndazana' - D'Rich
From Folomane (Cool Spot, 1989)
5. 'Soul Train' - Venus
From Soul Train (Cool Spot, 1990)
6. 'I'm Falling in Love' - Hot Shot
From Let the Music Play/I'm Falling in Love (12" maxi) (MFM, 1986)
7. 'Heartbeat' - Monwa and Sun
From Tigers Don't Cry (Cool Spot, 1989)
8. 'Hey Lightie' -Winnie
From Winnie (CCP, 1988)
9. 'Majita' - Makwerhu
From Mahlalela (REAMUSIC, 1989)
10. 'Hurry Up' - MM Deluxe
From Where Were You? (Cool Spot, 1989)
11. 'Nkani' - Sammy
From Give Me My Wages (Teal Trutone, 1989)
12. 'Let's Get On It' - SupaFrika
From Love Satisfaction (CCP. 1984)
13. 'We Gonna Win (amakhosi)' (commentary version) - The Winners (ft Lionel Peterson)
From We Gonna Win (CCP, 1986)
14. 'Monica' - Mabunda
From Pule (Decibel, 1987)
15. 'Hayi Ngodlame' - Zasha
From Hayi Ngodlame (Teal Trutone, 1989)
16. 'Donna Summer' - Buthelezi
From Turn Around Baby (Teal Trutone, 1988)

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