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Soul Jazz Records Presents - Congo Revolution – African, Latin, Jazz And Funk Sounds From The Two Congos (1957-73)

Various Artists (RSD18)

Soul Jazz Records



record store day exclusive 2018 - 5 x 7" boxset

Released: 21st Apr 2018

£35.99


Unique Soul Jazz Records’ Record Store Day seven-inch box set which brings together a stunning five-single/ ten track selection of mind-blowingly groovy selection of African, Latin, Jazz and Funk music from the Congo.

Absolutely killer and essential tracks (mostly unknown) from the masters of the vibrant Congo scene in the 1960s – featuring the groups Franco & OK Jazz, Rock-A-Mambo, African Jazz, African Fiesta and more. Roots African meets Dizzy Gillespie, James Brown, Ray Barretto & more. The bomb! This unique box-set edition is only available as a one-off pressing especially for Record Store Day 2018.

Various Artists (RSD18)

Tracklist

  1. Rock-A-Mambo - Baila
  2. Beguen Band - Yo Me Moera
  3. Bantous De La Capitale - Watchiwara
  4. African Fiesta - Mambo Hawaienne
  5. O.K. Jazz - Sois Sage Amour
  6. African Jazz - Merengue Fafa
  7. African Fiesta Sukisa - I Got The Feelin'
  8. O.K. Jazz - Kiwita Kumunani
  9. Ryco Jazz - La Juventud Trio
  10. Madjesi & Sosoliso-Matshatsha