A sprawling, diverse box set of African music from the 60s to the 00s – covering many regions and styles – celebrating 50 years of music! The 5LP version features music from all over the continent – Benin, Ghana, Senegal, Nigeria, Sierra Leon
e, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Mali, Angola, Cape Verde, Ethiopia, Kenya, Cameroun, Tchad and elsewhere. Music from the late 50s to mid 00s by ET Mehsah, Geraldo Pino, Orchestra Baobab, Salif Keita, Konono No 1, Letta Mbulu, Thomas
Mapfumo, Mulatu, Bebe Manga and many more. 30 tracks on 5LPs – many of which have never been reissued, or issued at all on vinyl before now. "Ghana Freedom" by ET Mensah, "Heavy Heavy Heavy" by Geraldo Pino, "Yay Boy" by Africando, "Mandjou" by Salif Keita, "Welele" by Letta Mbulu, "Shumba" by Thomas
Mapfumo, "Yegelle Tezeta" by Mulatu, "Ami O" by Bebe Manga, "Paradiso" by Konono No 1 and many more.
(In great shape!)