John Kongos

John Kongos

Real Name:
John Theodore Kongos
Profile:
Songwriter, musician and engineer, born 1945, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Best known for his hits "He's Gonna Step On You Again" and "Tokoloshe Man", John Kongos has sold over 25 million copies as a songwriter and/or artist since the 1970's, with various Number One and Top Ten hits in England, France, Germany, Australia, South Africa and other countries. He wrote numerous Jingles, TV and Film Themes (including The Greek Tycoon, Cat's Eyes, Fraggle Rock (Traveling Matt), London Program, Sunday Sunday, etc.).
He also ran his home-studios John Kongos Studio and Tapestry Studios in London from1971 to 1988 before relocating to Phoenix, Arizona, where he started tokoloshe Records with his four sons.
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John Kongos Discography

Albums

DNLS 3002 John Kongos Confusions About A Goldfish (Album) Dawn (7) DNLS 3002 UK 1969 Sell This Version
RPM 1063 John Kongos Kongos (Album, Comp) Ariola RPM 1063 South Africa 1971 Sell This Version
ATXLP 01 John Kongos / Stanley Myers John Kongos / Stanley Myers - Blind Date (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Album) Audiotrax ATXLP 01 UK 1984 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

47-8226 Johnny Kongos* Tulips For 'Toinette(7") RCA Victor 47-8226 US 1963 Sell This Version
PY 128 John T. Kongos* I Love Mary (Single) Piccadilly PY 128 South Africa 1966 Sell This Version
AP-1672 John Kongos Flim, Flam Pharisee (Single) Astor AP-1672 Australia 1969 Sell This Version
EKS-45760 John Kongos Tokoloshe Man (Single) Fly Records (3) EKS-45760 US 1971 Sell This Version
MSS.2313 John Kongos He's Gonna Step On You Again (Single) Fly Records (3) MSS.2313 New Zealand 1971 Sell This Version
CBS 8246 John Kongos Great White Lady (Single) Cube Records CBS 8246 Italy 1972 Sell This Version
EK-45809 John Kongos He's Gonna Step On You Again (Single) Elektra EK-45809 US 1972 Sell This Version
YD 292 Sly & The Family Stone / John Kongos Sly & The Family Stone / John Kongos - Family Affair / Tokoloshe Man(7", Jukebox) Epic, CBS YD 292 Italy 1972 Sell This Version
2 C 006-94580, 2 C 006-94.580 John Kongos Higher Than God's Hat (Single) Pan (2) 2 C 006-94580, 2 C 006-94.580 France 1973 Sell This Version
EK-45779 John Kongos Jubilee Cloud (Single) Elektra EK-45779 US 1973 Sell This Version
BUG 58 John Kongos Ride The Lightning (Single) Cube Records BUG 58 UK 1975 Sell This Version
AMS 7215 John Kongos I No. 7 (Only Wants To Get To Heaven)(7", Single) A&M Records AMS 7215 UK 1976 Sell This Version
BLU 9309 John Kongos I'm Dreaming(7") Bubble BLU 9309 Italy 1981 Sell This Version
BLU 61001 Peter Griffin - Weltons - Christopher Stone (2) - John Kongos - Perfume (4) Peter Griffin - Weltons - Christopher Stone (2) - John Kongos - Perfume (4) - Disco Promozionale(12", Promo) Bubble BLU 61001 Italy 1981 Sell This Version
FED 11 John Kongos Cats Eyes(7", Single) Sierra Records FED 11 UK 1985 Sell This Version
12 TOTS 1 John Kongos He's Gonna Step On You Again (Single) Cube Records 12 TOTS 1 UK 1990 Sell This Version

Compilations

CMRCD 395 John Kongos Featuring Floribunda Rose* & Scrugg John Kongos Featuring Floribunda Rose* & Scrugg - Lavender Popcorn(CD, Comp) Castle Music CMRCD 395 UK 2001 Sell This Version

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