Heita-da! This is AFROSYNTH, the realest African selection...
This month we bring you classic pantsula grooves from CHAKA, AYOBAYO BAND, HARD WORKERS, FAST MOVE, THE SCOTCH BAND and VENDA KIDS. Also look forward to albums by OZIAS, SPOKES H, VOLCANO and more.
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THE GHETTO - Body Wave (1989)
Producer: Peter Moticoe
Engineer: Fab Grosso
Programmed by: L Matante
Recorded at: Power House Studios
William Mthethwa, Mordillo and many others. Uptempo rhythms, stinging synths and fiery call-and-response vocals, with subjects ranging from the frivolous ("Body Wave", "It's Cold Outside") to the more serious ("Speedtrap", "Abandoned Baby").