March '15

Vuka sizwe! This is AFROSYNTH, the realest African selection!

This month we go deep with BENJAMIN & THE YOUTH CHOIR, MTHENJWA ZWANE, KATI ELIMNYAMA and OZIAS NTSELE, and bring you vintage bubblegum by the likes of TJ GANG, JENNIFER, SASA S., PETER MARINGA, SHALOM, VIVA, BOMBA, THE VIBES and LOMBARD EXPRESS, not to mention a hi-NRG hit by PEOPLE LIKE US.

Earlier we brought you leading ladies NTOMBI NDABA, MAVIS MASEKO and SHADIII, mbanqanga from THISHA, new school grooves from LUCKY MEREKI, as well as the synth-packed GOSPEL GREATS compilation and the hard-hitting HIT PICK REMIXES compilation.

Sharp!

NEVILLE NASH - Why? (1986)

Kato/Solid/CTV/Music Team/EMI, PERM(LP)511   
Producers: Solly Ledwaba, Neville Nash & Tom Mkhize
Engineer: Jan Smit


Four-track album of solid disco funk - Kool & The Gang-inspired good times with a local twist courtesy of Solly Ledwaba on keyboards and bass with guitars by Blacky Sibisi, who later produced Izzyboy Masedi.