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

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

Singles & EPs

47-8226 Johnny Kongos* Tulips For 'Toinette(7") RCA Victor 47-8226 US 1963 Sell This Version
John T. Kongos* I Love Mary (Single) Piccadilly South Africa 1966 Sell This Version
John Kongos Flim, Flam Pharisee (Single) Astor Australia 1969 Sell This Version
John Kongos Tokoloshe Man (Single) Fly Records (3) US 1971 Sell This Version
John Kongos He's Gonna Step On You Again (Single) Fly Records (3) New Zealand 1971 Sell This Version
John Kongos Great White Lady (Single) Cube Records Italy 1972 Sell This Version
John Kongos He's Gonna Step On You Again (Single) Elektra 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
2223, 2220 104 John Kongos tokoloshe man(7") Polydor, Cube Records 2223, 2220 104 Mexico 1972 Sell This Version
John Kongos Higher Than God's Hat (Single) Pan (2) France 1973 Sell This Version
John Kongos Jubilee Cloud (Single) Elektra US 1973 Sell This Version
John Kongos Ride The Lightning (Single) Cube Records 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
John Kongos He's Gonna Step On You Again (Single) Cube Records 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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