September '17

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REX RABANYE - Stop Nonsons (1988)

Black Music/CCP/EMI, BMC(V)4063691  
Producer: Rex Rabanye   
Engineer: Fred Woods


A former bandmate of Lawrence 'Sackey' Goreoang in 70s soul act the Teenage Lovers, Rabanye inspired a generation of keyboardists, releasing a string of popular solo instrumental albums before tragically going deaf. He received a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2006 Samas. He earned a law degree and his paintings were displayed at the Methodist church in his hometown of Ikagang in Potchefstroom, Free State. He passed away in late 2010 (Mojapelo, 2008:48).