Various ‎– Next Stop... Soweto (Volumes 1-3 Limited Edition Box Set)

Strut ‎– STRUT074CD
CD, Compilation
CD, Compilation
2 × CD, Compilation
Box Set, Limited Edition


Vol. 1: Township Sounds From The Golden Age Of Mbaqanga
1-1 Melotone Sisters With Amaqola Band I Sivenoe
1-2 The Mgababa Queens Maphuthi
1-3 S. Piliso & His Super Seven Kuya Hanjwa
1-4 The Big Four (4) Wenzani Umoya
1-5 Mahlathini* & The Queens (2) Umkhovu
1-6 Zed Nkabinde* Inkonjane Jive
1-7 Intombi Zephepha* Ingoina Le Nyathi
1-8 Tempo All Stars Take Off
1-9 Boy-Nze Na Maqueens I’Smodeni
1-10 Mahotella Queens Zwe Kumusha
1-11 African Swingsters Emuva
1-12 Ubhekitshe Namajongosi Umaduna Omnyama
1-13 Lucky Strike Sisters Mr J.S. Mpanza
1-14 Aba-Lilizeli Sikhwele
1-15 Reggie Msomi & His Hollywood Jazz Band* Soul Chakari
1-16 Amaqawe Omculo Jabulani Balaleli (Part 2)
1-17 Piston Mahlathini* & The Queens (2) Nomacala
1-18 Sammy Boy 10 To 11
1-19 Izintombi Zesi Manje Manje Awufuni Ukulandela Na?
1-20 Happy Africa Iza Wena
Vol. 2: Soultown. R&B, Funk & Psych Sounds From The Townships 1969-1976
2-1 J. K. Mayengani And The Shingwedzi Sisters Khubani
2-2 The Monks (6) Blockhead
2-3 The Klooks Nkuli's Shuffle
2-4 Philip Malela Tiba Kamo
2-5 The Mgababa Queens Akulalwa Esoweto
2-6 The Heroes (4) Funky Message
2-7 Bra Sello & His Band Soul Time Nzimande Go
2-8 Mahotella Queens Wozani Mahipi
2-9 The S.A. Move Skophom
2-10 The Soul Prophets Soul "Imbaq"
2-11 The Toreadors Gwinyitshe
2-12 Down Tones Back Home Soul
2-13 Bazali Bam Bazali Bam
2-14 The Heroes (4) Come With Me
2-15 Philip Malela And The Movers (2) Intandane
2-16 Soul Throbs* Little Girl
2-17 Electric Six (2) Can You Feel It
2-18 The Heshoo Beshoo Group Wait And See
2-19 The Anchors (2) Last Time
2-20 Flaming Souls* Mosquito
2-21 The Grasshoppers (4) I Am There
2-22 Gibson Kente Saduva
Vol. 3: Giants, Ministers & Makers: Jazz In South Africa 1963-1981
3-1 The Ministers* Ngena Mntan'am
3-2 Skyf Be There
3-3 Spirits Rejoice Joy
3-4 Dennis Mpale Orlando
3-5 Mankunku Quartet Dedication (To Daddy Trane And Brother Shorter)
3-6 Batsumi Itumeleng
3-7 Themba Ou Kaas
3-8 Malombo Jazz Makers Sibathathu
3-9 Tete Mbambisa Stay Cool
4-1 Early Mabuza Quartet Little Old Man (Maxhegwana)
4-2 The Souljazz Men* Inhlupeko
4-3 Chris McGregor & The Castle Lager Big Band Switch
4-4 Heshoo Beshoo Group* Emakhaya
4-5 Christopher Columbus Feelings Oosoga
4-6 Malombo Sangoma
4-7 Dudu Pukwana And The Spears* Joe's Jika
4-8 The Soul Giants Pinese's Dance
4-9 Jazz Ministers Take Me To Brazil
4-10 Chris Schilder Quartet Feat. Mankunku* Spring

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Box set comprising Various - Next Stop... Soweto (Township Sounds From The Golden Age Of Mbaqanga), Various - Next Stop... Soweto Vol. 2 (Soul, Funk & Organ Grooves From The Townships 1969-1976) and Various - Next Stop... Soweto Vol. 3 (Giants, Ministers And Makers: Jazz In South Africa 1963-1978). Individual releases, packaged in separate jewel cases. All sets enclosed in an outer card sleeve.

Tracks 2-4 & 2-15 credited to Philip Malela on outer card sleeve and Phillip Malela on CD sleeve.
Track 4-4 credited to Heshoo Beshoo Group on outer card sleeve and The Heshoo Beshoo Group on CD sleeve.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 730003 307423
  • Label Code: LC 07306