July '14

Heita madoda! This is AFROSYNTH, the realest African selection . . .

This month we bring you long-lost Shangaan grooves by one DAVID CHANKE, bubblegum from EMOTION, funky stuff by NEVILLE NASH, Sotho soul by KORI MORABA and MAKAOTA AKALAME, crossover from mlungu pantsula LIONFIRE and some early hits by Cape Town's own ROBIN AULD. Last month it was JOY, FACE TO FACE, DR VICTOR the microphone doctor, MATSHIKOS, STEM NET's political pop, JOSEPH DEE, KHUMO and HARAMBE.

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PRINCE NICO AND THE HOT CHERRIES - Scotch Man (1987)

Bop/Priority/Tusk, BOPH5   
Producer/Engineer: T. Stephanou         
Recorded at: Blue Tree


Funky Shangaan-influenced disco featuring and arranged by one half of the E&S Brothers, Shadrack Ndlovu. Synths by Dane Stevenson, (other Brother) Jeff Radinne and the prolific Felani Gumbi. Uptempo beats and frantic backing vocals, best on 'Fatty Boom Boom' and the title track.