Hugh Masekela ‎– Uptownship

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1 Uptownship
Bass Guitar – Bakithi Khumalo*Drums – Sipho KuneneOrgan – Mbongeni NgemaTrumpet, Keyboards – Mark LedfordWritten-By – Hugh Masekela
6:01
2 If You Don't Know Me By Now
Backing Vocals – Hugh Masekela, Sharon BrooksBass Guitar – Emmanuel "Chulo" Gatewood*Vocals, Soloist, Backing Vocals – Branice McKenzieWritten-By – Gamble & Huff
6:25
3 Now Or Never
Bass Guitar – Bakithi Khumalo*Trumpet – Mark LedfordWritten-By – P. Makonotela*
4:46
4 Hold On
Backing Vocals – Tony CedrasBass Guitar – Emmanuel "Chulo" Gatewood*Percussion – Remi KabakaVocals [Duet], Backing Vocals – Hugh Masekela, Jenny DouglasWritten-By – Jo Cang*, Matthew Cang
5:33
5 Ooo, Baby, Baby
Backing Vocals – Branice McKenzie, Hugh Masekela, Ntomb Khona Dlamini*, Sharon Brooks, Thandi Zulu*Bass Guitar – Emmanuel "Chulo" Gatewood*Written-By – S. Robinson*
6:18
6 Egoli
Backing Vocals – Hugh Masekela, John "Blackie" Selolwane*, Leleti Khumalo, Lindiwe Diamini*, Mali Hlatshwayo, Patrick Mlaba*, Thandekile*, Tony CedrasBass Guitar – Emmanuel "Chulo" Gatewood*Trumpet, Backing Vocals – Mark LedfordVocals, Soloist – Lindiwe HlengwaWritten-By – Victor Ndlazilwane
5:38
7 No Woman, No Cry
Backing Vocals – Damon Duewhite, Francis Fuster, John "Blackie" Selolwane*, Mark Ledford, Morris Goldberg, Tony CedrasBass Guitar, Backing Vocals – Emmanuel "Chulo" Gatewood*Lead Vocals, Backing Vocals – Hugh MasekelaWritten-By – Bob Marley
5:24
8 Emavungweni
Bass Guitar – Bakithi Khumalo*Written-By – Ndikho Xaba
4:31
9 Naledi
Backing Vocals – Hugh Masekela, Mark Ledford, Tony CedrasBacking Vocals, Vocals, Soloist – John "Blackie" Selolwane*Bass Guitar – Bakithi Khumalo*Written-By – John "Blackie" Selolwane*
4:10
10 Elijah
Written-By – Hugh Masekela
5:28
11 Nomalizo
Backing Vocals – Hugh Masekela, Ntomb Khona Dlamini*, Thandi Zulu*Bass Guitar – Emmanuel "Chulo" Gatewood*Written-By – John Dlamini*
7:12

Credits

Notes

Original rhythm tracks and horns recorded at Evergreen Studios (NYC): October 1988
Rhythm, horn and voice overdubs recorded at Evergreen Studios (NYC), Quantum Studios (Jersey City, N.J.), Baby Monster Studios (NYC) and RCA Studios (NYC): November 1988 - July 1989
Mixed at Quantum Studios (Jersey City, N.J.), Power Play Studios (Long Island City), Baby Monster Studios, Hit Factory and Electric Lady (NYC): April - August 1989
Edited and mastered at RCA Studios

(P)1989 BMG Music
(C)1989 BMG Music

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 1241-63070-2

Other Versions (5 of 6) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
PD83070 Hugh Masekela Uptownship(CD, Album) Novus PD83070 UK & Europe 1989 Sell This Version
PL83070 Hugh Masekela Uptownship(LP, Album) Novus PL83070 Germany 1989 Sell This Version
R32J-1098, R32J 1098 Hugh Masekela Uptownship(CD, Album) Novus, Novus R32J-1098, R32J 1098 Japan 1990 Sell This Version
3070-1-N Hugh Masekela Uptownship(LP, Album) Novus 3070-1-N US 1989 Sell This Version
RCA (L) 1122 Hugh Masekela Uptownship(LP, Album) RCA RCA (L) 1122 Australia 1989 Sell This Version

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