Starvation / Tam-Tam Pour L'Éthiopie*Starvation / Tam Tam Pour L'Éthiopie / Haunted

Label:Zarjazz – JAZZ 3-12
Vinyl, 12", 45 RPM, Single
Genre:Latin, Folk, World, & Country
Style:Afro-Cuban, African


A1StarvationStarvation (African Version)
BassMark Bedford
DrumsDaniel Woodgate*
EngineerIan Horne
Featuring, Backing VocalsAfrodiziak
Featuring, Cornet, Flugelhorn, TrumpetDick Cuthell
Featuring, Talking DrumGasper Lawal*
Featuring, TromboneAnnie Whitehead
GuitarLynval Golding
Keyboards, ProducerJerry Dammers
Mixed ByJeremy Green
ToastingRanking Roger
Vocals [Additional]Dave Wakeling
A2Dick Cuthell Featuring AfrodiziakHaunted
GuitarTrevor Wyatt
Producer, Arranged By, Mixed By, Piano, Organ, Bass, Harp, Percussion, Flugelhorn, Cornet, Tenor HornDick Cuthell
Recorded By, Mixed ByMichael 'Smutly' Smith*
AA1Tam-Tam Pour L'Éthiopie*Tam Tam Pour L'Éthiopie (Part One)
Choir, Lyrics By [In Douala], Vocals [In Douala]Elolongue Sissi*, Florence Titty*, Georgia Dibango
Choir, Lyrics By [In Swahili], Vocals [In Swahili]Bovick*
Congas, Lyrics By [In Wolof], Vocals [In Wolof]Ismael Toure*
DrumsBoffi Banengola
EngineerHervé Le Coz
Engineer [Assistant]Joël*
Executive ProducerClouseau Musique
FeaturingGhetto Blaster (2)
Featuring, ChoirTouré Kunda
Featuring, Kora [Cora]Mory Kanté
Featuring, Lyrics By [In Lingala], Vocals [In Lingala]M'Bamina
Featuring, Lyrics By [In Malinke], Vocals [In Malinke], ChoirSalif Keita
Featuring, Lyrics By [In Swahili], Vocals [In Swahili]Souzy Kasseya
Featuring, Piano, Synthesizer, Lyrics By [In Swahili], Vocals [In Swahili]Ray Lema
Featuring, Saxophone, ProducerManu Dibango
Featuring, Talking Drum, VoiceKing Sunny Ade
Lyrics By [In Wolof], Vocals [In Wolof]Sixu*
Lyrics By [In Wolof], Vocals [In wolof]Ousmane Touré Kunda*
Mixed By, ChamberlinTony Allen
PercussionNino Gioia
SynthesizerPoto Doubongo*
AA2Tam-Tam Pour L'Éthiopie*Tam Tam Pour L'Éthiopie (Part Two)

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Featuring credits are those listed on the front cover of the disc. Actual credits are on the reverse and are more detailed. Featuring credits are not completely accurate - for example only 3 members of UB40 formed part of the Starvation group.
this is a double "A" side issue, side A credited to Starvation; side AA credited to Tam-Tam Pour L'Ethiopie on the label.

A1 recorded at Liquidator
A2 recorded at Fallout Shelter
Side B recorded at Studio Davout and Studio Acousti.

℗ 1985 Virgin Records Ltd © 1985 Zarjazz
Manufactured in the UK

All runout information is stamped apart from 'Ʊtopia' and 'TOWNHOUSE' which are etched.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout): JAZZ 312 A-4U-1-1 (?) Ʊtopia
  • Matrix / Runout (Side AA runout): JAZZ 312 AA-1U-1- (?) TOWN HOUSE
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout variant): JAZZ 3 12 A-3U-1- . . -
  • Matrix / Runout (Side AA runout variant): JAZZ 3 12 AA-2U-1- 1- TOWNHOUSE
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout variant 3): JAZZ 312 ̶X̶X̶ A-4U-1-1-x1 Ʊtopia
  • Matrix / Runout (Side AA runout variant 3): JAZZ 3 12 AA-2U-1- 1- x1 TOWNHOUSE

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Starvation / Tam Tam Pour L'Éthiopie (7", 45 RPM, Single)ZarjazzJAZZ 3UK1985
Starvation / Tam Tam Pour L'Éthiopie (7", Single, Stereo)Virgin, Virgin107 233, 107 233-100Europe1985
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Starvation / Tam Tam Pour L'Éthiopie (12", 45 RPM, Maxi-Single, Stereo)Virgin, Virgin601 747, 601747-213Europe1985
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Starvation / Tam Tam Pour L'Éthiopie (12")Virgin062 VG 2037-ZGreece1985
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Starvation / Tam Tam Pour L'Éthiopie (7", 45 RPM, Single)VirginVIN 45141Italy1985




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