Heita hola! This is AFROSYNTH, the realest African selection...
We kick off the new year with early electro grooves from AYOBAYO BAND, MASUTUTSA BAND and RAMASHELENG, not to mention the VENDA KIDS, SHADRACK NDLOVU and DAN NKOSI, as well as instrumental struggle songs by AFRICAN YOUTH BAND, reggae vibes from REGGAE MUNTU and soukous by NANA ET BANIEL.
Before that we brought you PROFESSOR RHYTHM, ALMOMO , the CRACKERS, RHYTHM KINGS and LES CHAMPIONS DU ZAIRE.
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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").