C.K. Mann & His Carousel 7 ‎– Funky Highlife

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Mr Bongo ‎– MRBCD099
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CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered
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Tracklist

1 Asafo Beesuon Medley 13:31
2 Beebi A Odo Wo Medley 7:44
3 Yebeyi Wo Aye (Ebibrim Blus) 4:27
4 Do Me Ma Mondo Wo Bi 3:06
5 Matow Aboa 2:29
6 Araba Lucy 3:28
7 Fawakoma Ma Me 2:54
8 Se Menya Wo A 2:50
9 Efi Na Matase 4:36
10 Ye Wo Abo Awokanka 4:06
11 Medzi Makoma Ma Wa 9:45
12 Nyama Mna Wo Nkoso Nyiampa Rebre 11:27

Notes

Released with an OBI-like striparound the cover announcing five other releases in the series and stating: "In partnership with the original African label owners, Mr. Bongo is embarking on a major reissue and restoration project. The aim is to re-master the archive tapes and reproduce vinyl pressings to their original or improved specifications."

CD track 1 was Side A of the original 1975 vinyl album and was listed there as:
Medley (14:10)
A1 Asafo Beesuon
A2 Obaa Yaa Aye Me Bone
A3 Kolomashie
A4 Dofo Bi Akyerew Me
A5 Ankwasema Dede
A6 Okwan Tsentsen Awar
A7 Aboa Akonkoran

CD tracks 2, 3 and 4 were Side B of the original 1975 vinyl album and were listed there as:
Highlife Medley (15:15)
B1 Beebi A Odo Wo
B2 Tsie M'Afotusem
B3 Ebusua Ape Adze Aye Me
B4 Yebeyi Wo Aye (Ebibrim Blues)
B5 Do Me Ma Mondo Wo Bi

This reissue does not include any further information about the additional eight tracks contained.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 711969124125
  • Matrix / Runout: 00095 53100 277 02+53100280
  • Other (Mould): IFPI 0122
  • Other (Matrix): IFPI LV27

Other Versions (4 of 4) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
EBLS 6131 C.K. Mann & His Carousel 7 Funky Highlife(LP, Album) Essiebons EBLS 6131 Ghana 1975 Sell This Version
EBLS 6131S C.K. Mann & His Carousel 7 Funky Highlife(LP, Album) QuaMsa International Ltd. EBLS 6131S US 1975 Sell This Version
MRBLP099 C.K. Mann & His Carousel 7 Funky Highlife(LP, Album, RE, RM) Mr Bongo MRBLP099 UK 2012 Sell This Version
MRBCDPROMO099 C.K. Mann & His Carousel 7 Funky Highlife(CD, Album, Copy Prot., Promo, RE) Mr Bongo MRBCDPROMO099 UK 2012 Sell This Version

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