Tash_LC

Tash_LC // 21-02-17

London DJ and Boko Boko member, Tash_LC balances esoteric club sounds, from afro-jazz to highlife and up-tempo meetings of Kuduro and Gqom. In her first of three hour-long shows exploring African music genres, she focusses on the West African phenomenon of Highlife, looking at some key figures in its development and its far-reaching affects across the continent.

Tracklist

Chief Commander Ebenezer Obey & His Inter-Reformers Band ‎- Singing For The People [Obey] // Ghana
Sina Bakare – Inu Mimo [Strut] // Nigeria
Fela Ransome-Kuti & The Highlife Rakers – Fela’s Special [Soundway] // Nigeria
E.B. Crentsil – Ehurisi [Unknown] // Ghana
Prince Nico Mbarga – Sweet Mother [Decca] // Nigeria
E.T. Mensah & His Tempos Band – The Tree and The Monkey [Honest Jon’s] // Ghana
Kollington Ayinla – Omo Mi Gbo Temi [Honest Jon’s] // Nigeria
Ikenga Super Stars Of Africa – Shakara School Girl [Decca] // Nigeria
Victor Uwaifo – Guitar Boy [Soundway] // Nigeria
Sonny Okosun – Fire In Soweto [EMI] // Nigeria
Paulson Kalu Alias Afrikhanah And His Star 25 International – Ogo Dimma [RAS] // Nigeria
Oriental Brothers – Obi Nwanne [Afrodesia] // Nigeria
Lord Ganda & Rupert Nurse’s Calypso – Ghana, Forward Forever [Melodisc] // Ghana
Yaaba Funk – Ghana A-Z [Yaabaphone] // UK