Various ‎– Nigeria 70 (The Definitive Story of 1970's Funky Lagos)

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Strut ‎– STRUT044LP
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A1 Orlando Julius & His Afro Sounders Alo Mi Alo (Parts 1 & 2 )
Baritone Saxophone, Chorus – Big Joe (8)Bass – Abode Franco*Chorus, Other [Dancer] – Edimi J., Yomi CliffordClaves, Handclaps – A. Adeleke*Congas – Lemmy Jackson, Dele Davis*Drums – Akanbi MosesGuitar – Adenyi OmilabuKeyboards, Lead Vocals, Chorus, Tenor Saxophone – Orlando JuliusMaracas – O. Olushola*Tenor Saxophone – Kwesi Quainoo, Samba AtkinsTrombone, Chorus – Raimi BrownTrumpet – Franco Sama*
8:02
A2 Segun Bucknor & His Revolution La La La
Bass – Kola (4)Congas – Eddie (21)Drums – Mike Collins (4)Guitar – James EtefiaKeyboards – Segun BucknorSaxophone [Tenor] – Kwesi QuainooTrombone – Raimi BrownTrumpet – Jombo, Osei Tutu
3:33
A3 Lijadu Sisters Orere Elejigbo
Bass – Richard Archer (2)Drums – Buttley Moore, Laolu AkinsEngineer [Recording] – Adrian Martins, Graig ThomsonGuitar [Lead] – Frederick RammKeyboards – Lemmy JacksonMaracas – John AkanmuPercussion [Ekwe, Clefs] – Friday JumboPercussion [Gube Bass Drum] – Tony AdeleyePercussion [Second Bass Drum] – Ladi OguntunwaseProducer – Berkely Jones*, Laolu AkinsRhythm Guitar – Alao, Glenis Martins, Tunde PetersTalking Drum [1st] – Soji Adenle
4:12
B1 Peter King Shango 5:49
B2 Sahara All Stars Band Jos Enjoy Yourself
Engineer – Emmanuel Odenusi*
5:10
C1 Fela Anikulapo Kuti* & The Africa 70* Jeun Ko Ku (Chop 'N' Quench)
Bass – Maurice EkpoCongas [1st] – Henry KoffiCongas [2nd] – Friday JumboCongas [3rd] – Akwesi KorrantingDrums – Tony AllenEngineer – John Kurlander, Tony ClarkGuitar – Peter AnimashaunKeyboards – Fela Ransome Kuti*Percussion [Shekere] – Isaac OlaleyePercussion [Sticks] – Tony AbayomiProducer – Jeff JarrattSaxophone [Baritone] – Lekan AnimashaunSaxophone [Tenor] – Igo ChicoTrumpet [1st] – Tunde WilliamsTrumpet [2nd] – Eddie Faychum
7:15
C2 Tunji Oyelana & The Benders Ifa
Bass – Abayomi DareCongas – Tunde DauduDrums – Charles OgbohGong, Woodwind [Bamboo] – Mike UbaniGuitar [Lead] – Segun HaastrupLeader, Arranged By, Vocals – Tunji OyelanaOrgan – Anjola AboderinProducer – Odion IruojeRhythm Guitar – Tony AkhialeSaxophone – Eji Oyewole
5:11
C3 Ofo & The Black Company Allah Wakbarr
Producer – Dave Bennett
3:30
D1 The Funkees Dancing Time
Bass – Danny IbeCongas – Sonny AkpanDrums – Chike*Guitar – Harry Mosco, Jake SolloKeyboards – Bill IkeVocals – Mohammed Ahidjo
3:28
D2 Monomono Tire Loma Da Nigbehin
Bass, Vocals, Percussion – Kenneth OkuloloDrums [African Drums], Percussion, Vocals – Friday JumboEngineer – Emmanuel Odenusi*Guitar [Lead], Vocals – Jimi Adams*Percussion [Trap Drums] – Stephen KontorProducer – Odion IruojeProducer, Arranged By, Percussion [African Percussion], Talking Drum, Vocals – Joni Haastrup
4:46
D3 Bala Miller & The Great Music Pyrameeds Of Afrika Ikon Allah
Arranged By – Oscar SuleBass – Samuel KweifioCongas – George OtooDirected By – Bala MillerDrums – Akanbi MosesGuitar [Lead] – Fred DhokysKora – Indinka SausoOrgan – Moudout'e Francis*Percussion [Calabash, Kwarya] – Salhatu GarbaPercussion [Rhythm] – Augustin Nga*Rhythm Guitar – Mathias (12)Talking Drum [Kalangu] – Ahmadu HarunaTrombone – Effiong JarrettTrumpet [1st] – Bimbola AdekoyaTrumpet [2nd] – Harry James*Violin [Goge] – Sule MohammedVocals – Idris Maliki
5:44
E1 Sir Victor Uwaifo & His Melody Maestroes Akayan Ekassa 3:11
E2 Shina Williams & His African Percussionists Agboju Logun
Bass – Kenneth OkuloloDrums – Prince BolaGuitar – Bob Ohiri, Jimmy Lee*Keyboards – Biddy Wright*Producer – Niyi WrightSaxophone [Alt] – Fuzzy GbagiSaxophone [Baritone] – Big Joe (8)Talking Drum – Unknown ArtistTrombone – Raimi BrownTrumpet – Tunde WilliamsVocals – Shina Williams
10:07
F1 Gasper Lawal* Kita Kita
Backing Vocals – Adesose Wallace, Bayo Aladesuyi, Dusty Johnson, Fiona Page, Funmilayo Omosebi, Gus Anyia, Layi Fami, Maggie Lawal, Mitta Fahnbulle*, Mike OdumosuBass – Colin BassClavinet, Piano, Backing Vocals – Gboyega AdelajaElectric Guitar – Gus AnyiaElectric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Piano – Eddi Sakodi AdooEngineer – Chris Gray (2), Keith Goodwin (2), Martin Moss, Nigel GrayHorns, Percussion [Agba Drum] – Tunji OmosebiPiano, Acoustic Guitar – Professor Don AmaechiProducer [Assistant], Backing Vocals – Tunji OmosebiProducer [Assistant], Piano, Backing Vocals – Joni HaastrupProducer, Arranged By, Vocals, Backing Vocals – Gaspar LawalSaxophone – Jim Cuombo*, Ray Otu Allen*
6:05
F2 King Sunny Ade & His African Beats Ja Fun Mi (Instrumental)
Bass – Jelili LawalBongos – Adeyemi AdisaCongas – Shina AbiodunDrums – Mofes AcambiGuitar – Bob Ohiri, Segun IloriMixed By – Godwin LogieProducer, Keyboards – Martin MeissonnierProducer, Vocals, Guitar [Lead] – Sunny Ade*Rhythm Guitar – John OkeumeuShekere – Gani AlasheSteel Guitar – Demola AdepojuTalking Drum – Alhaji Timmy Olaitan, Jimoh Gbadamosi, Rasaki Alakodun*Vocals – Femi Owomoyela, Jacob Ajakaye, Mettew Olojede*, Niyi Falaye, Segun Shokumbi, Tunde Demiola*
7:16

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The original LP (previously released as STRUTLP 013) remastered and pressed on triple vinyl in a gatefold sleeve.

This 3LP set was usually sold with 3CDs in plastic wallets, although they aren't noted here.

This listing is for non 180gm vinyl bought fron record stores etc. Only copies bought direct from the Strut webstore were pressed on 180gm vinyl.

There is another listing which can be used for 180gm vinyl originally bought direct from the Strut webstore.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 730003304460
  • Label Code: LC 07306

Other Versions (5 of 6) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
STRUTCD 013 Various Nigeria 70 (The Definitive Story of 1970's Funky Lagos)(3xCD, Comp) Strut STRUTCD 013 UK 2001 Sell This Version
STRUT044CD Various Nigeria 70 (The Definitive Story of 1970's Funky Lagos)(2xCD, Comp, RE, RM) Strut STRUT044CD UK 2009 Sell This Version
STRUT044CD Various Nigeria 70 (The Definitive Story of 1970's Funky Lagos)(2xCD, Comp, Promo, RE, RM) Strut STRUT044CD US 2009 Sell This Version
STRUT044CD Various Nigeria 70 (The Definitive Story of 1970's Funky Lagos)(2xCD, Comp, Promo, RE, RM) Strut STRUT044CD UK 2009 Sell This Version
STRUT044LP, STRUT044CD Various Nigeria 70 (The Definitive Story of 1970's Funky Lagos)(3xLP, Comp, RE, RM, 180 + 3xCD, Comp, RE, RM) Strut, Strut STRUT044LP, STRUT044CD UK 2012 Sell This Version

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