November '14

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

This month we bring you more slick disco tunes from LORRAINE STAPLE, RUFARO, JOYCE and RONNIE MARTIN, instrumental pop from HARRY MOYAGA and THE YOUNG STARS, crossover from LAPPASIDE, and some traditional grooves by UMSALOFU NAMAVIZITHA and LINGANISA NABAFANE BEJUBANE.

Last month we checked out The Invaders' JOE MOSES, SPECIAL CANE MAHLELEBE, MINEBELT, KATIE PENNINGTON, THE CHALLENGERS, SUKAZI MKHIZE, LINGANISA NABAFANA BEJUBANE and MAKAOTA AKALAME.

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.