Saka Acquaye - Voices Of Africa: High-Life And Other Popular Music
Artist: Saka Acquaye

Category: Latin

Name: Voices Of Africa: High-Life And Other Popular Music

Size: 1363 mb

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Saka Acquaye - Voices Of Africa: High-Life And Other Popular Music


Label: Nonesuch ‎– H-72026
Series: Explorer Series –
Type: Vinyl, LP, Reissue, Repress, Stereo
Country: US
Date of released: 1977
Category: Jazz, Latin, Folk, World, & Country
Style: Acoustic, Folk, African


Tracklist

A1 Sugar Soup 2:00
A2 Down The Congo 2:00
A3 Saturday Night 1:52
A4 Drum Festival 1:42
A5 Concomba 2:13
A6 Beyond Africa 2:30
A7 Congo Beat 2:50
B1 Echoes Of The African Forest 4:10
B2 Bus Conductor 2:20
B3 Ebony 3:10
B4 Kenya Sunset 1:30
B5 Awuben 2:10
B6 Akudonno 2:35

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Nonesuch Records
  • Manufactured By – Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch Records
  • Pressed By – Specialty Records Corporation

Credits

  • Artwork [Cover Art] – Richard Lucik
  • Coordinator – Teresa Sterne
  • Design [Cover] – Elaine Gongora
  • Double Bass – George Brooks
  • Drums – Benny Parks, Joseph Acquaye, Robert Crowder, Sunny Morgan*
  • Drums, Flute, Tenor Saxophone – Saka Acquaye
  • Ensemble – Saka Acquaye And His African Ensemble
  • Guitar – Walter Miller
  • Liner Notes – Kenneth S. Goldstein, Saka Acquaye
  • Saxophone – Charles Earland
  • Trumpet – Wilfred Letman
  • Trumpet, Mellophone – Edward Cooper
  • Vibraphone [Vibes], Drums – Garvin Masseaux

Notes

Reissue of: Gold Coast Saturday Night
Labels show Warners' "W" logo and 'Mfg. by Elektra/Asylum/Nonesuch' in the rim text indicating a pressing after 1977.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A, etched): H-72026-A 1-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B, etched / stamped): H-72026-B 1 [SRC logo]

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
EKL-167 Saka Acquaye And His African Ensemble Gold Coast Saturday Night ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Elektra EKL-167 US 1959
7559-79701-2 Saka Acquaye And His African Ensemble High-Life And Other Popular Music ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Nonesuch 7559-79701-2 Europe 2002
H-72026 Saka Acquaye Voices Of Africa: High-Life And Other Popular Music ‎(LP, Album) Nonesuch H-72026 US 1969
79701-2 Saka Acquaye And His African Ensemble Voices Of Africa: High-Life And Other Popular Music ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Nonesuch 79701-2 US 2002
545 022, 545022 Saka Acquaye And His African Ensemble From Ghana* Voices Of Africa: High-Life And Other Popular Music ‎(LP, Album) Polydor, Polydor 545 022, 545022 UK 1969

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