Alfred Bannerman

Real Name:
Alfred Kari Bannerman
Profile:
There are few well versed in Ghanaian highlife music who are not familiar with the guitar rhythms of Alfred Kari Bannerman. Over the course of two decades, he has become Ghana's most renowned guitarist.

Kari's credits include recording and touring with Osibisa, and with some of West Africa's most celebrated highlife artists - from legends E.T. Mensah. and S. E. Rogie to contemporaries like Kojo Antwi and Bunny Mack.

On the Jazz & Blues circuit also, his talents have received considerable recognition and he has performed with Ronnie Laws, Hugh Masekela and Peter Green of Fleetwood Mac fame. Now with his own band Boombaya his musical influences converge to create an exciting blend that offers a fresh and contemporary approach to highlife, which retains its soul and swing, but also adds jazz and urban music nuances.
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Artist

Alfred Bannerman Discography Tracks

Vocals

Alfred Bannerman - Native Spirit album art Native Spirit Native Spirit - Native Spirit (Album) Afronova Productions Canada 1987 Sell This Version
657036126725 Alfred Bannerman - Freedom Of Movement album art Nina Miranda Nina Miranda - Freedom Of Movement(CD, Album) Six Degrees Records 657036126725 US 2017 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

GAPO LP 02 Alfred Bannerman - False Lover album art Pat Thomas (3) And The Sweet Beans Pat Thomas (3) And The Sweet Beans - False Lover(LP, Album) Gapophone Records GAPO LP 02 Ghana 1974 Sell This Version
Alfred Bannerman - Don't Lose The Feeling album art Beverly Johnson (2) Beverly Johnson (2) - Don't Lose The Feeling (Album) Buddah Records US 1979 Sell This Version
CEL 6703, 6703 Alfred Bannerman - Celebration album art Osibisa Osibisa - Celebration(LP, Album) Celluloid, Celluloid CEL 6703, 6703 France 1980 Sell This Version
Osibisa Osibisa - Mystic Energy (Album) PRT Australia 1980 Sell This Version
WNL 111 Alfred Bannerman - Let Me Love You album art Bunny Mack Bunny Mack - Let Me Love You(LP, Album) Win Records (3) WNL 111 Nigeria 1980 Sell This Version
VJD 571 Alfred Bannerman - Jazz '80 album art Various Pata Pata (as Kari Bannerman) Various - Jazz '80(2xLP, Comp) Jazz Vogue VJD 571 UK 1980 Sell This Version
WNL 211 Alfred Bannerman - Supafrico album art Bunny Mack Bunny Mack - Supafrico(LP, Album) Win Records (3) WNL 211 Nigeria 1981 Sell This Version
RIO 1014, RIO-1014 Alfred Bannerman - Fly High Anansi album art Horace Faith Horace Faith - Fly High Anansi(LP, Album) Rio Records, Rio Records RIO 1014, RIO-1014 Canada 1981 Sell This Version
EMI/OSI-003 Alfred Bannerman - Unleashed album art Osibisa Osibisa - Unleashed(LP, Reg) EMI EMI/OSI-003 India 1982 Sell This Version
WIC 5040 Alfred Bannerman - Ambolley album art Gyedu Blay Ambolley Gyedu Blay Ambolley - Ambolley(LP, Album) Wea International WIC 5040 South Africa 1982 Sell This Version
CBS (N) 1002 Alfred Bannerman - Bunny Mack album art Bunny Mack Bunny Mack - Bunny Mack(LP, Album) CBS CBS (N) 1002 Nigeria 1983 Sell This Version
Alfred Bannerman - GHANA O.K.! (Ghana Beyeyie) album art Katakumbey Katakumbey - GHANA O.K.! (Ghana Beyeyie) (Album) Africagram Records France 1984 Sell This Version
12 BJ 1004 Alfred Bannerman - Baby Talk album art Gregg Brown* Gregg Brown* - Baby Talk(12") Beau-Jolly 12 BJ 1004 UK 1984 Sell This Version
PSLP 1043 Alfred Bannerman - Jhoomo Re Jhoomo album art Pandit Dinesh Pandit Dinesh - Jhoomo Re Jhoomo(LP, Album) His Master's Voice PSLP 1043 India 1985 Sell This Version
ASR 5010 EX Alfred Bannerman - Anansi Shuttle album art Thomas Frempong* Thomas Frempong* - Anansi Shuttle(LP, Album) Asona Records ASR 5010 EX UK 1986 Sell This Version
HW 2017 Alfred Bannerman - Lovers Hilife album art Asare Bediako Asare Bediako - Lovers Hilife(LP, Album) Highlife World HW 2017 UK 1986 Sell This Version
AMP 1001 Alfred Bannerman - Me Dofo Wuo album art Kwabena Boateng And His Nyankonton Band Kwabena Boateng And His Nyankonton Band - Me Dofo Wuo(LP) Asaase Music Productions AMP 1001 UK 1986 Sell This Version
Alfred Bannerman - Native Spirit album art Native Spirit Native Spirit - Native Spirit (Album) Afronova Productions Canada 1987 Sell This Version
MCL 870801 Alfred Bannerman - Baya album art Ben Brako Ben Brako - Baya(LP, Album) Musica Communications Ltd. MCL 870801 UK 1987 Sell This Version
VILL 001 Alfred Bannerman - Adowa album art Jon•K* Jon•K* - Adowa(LP, Album) Village Music (3) VILL 001 UK 1987 Sell This Version
SLP 003 Alfred Bannerman - Ghana Mba album art C.K. Mann C.K. Mann - Ghana Mba(LP, Album) Ghana Union London, Bonzark Records SLP 003 UK 1988 Sell This Version
WAZ 103 Alfred Bannerman - Saturday Night album art Alfred Schall (2) And Wana Wazuri Alfred Schall (2) And Wana Wazuri - Saturday Night(LP, Album) Wazuri Productions WAZ 103 Canada 1988 Sell This Version
NAK 009 Alfred Bannerman - Asaboni album art Jon K Jon K - Asaboni(LP, Album) Nakasi Records NAK 009 UK 1989 Sell This Version