As our good friend, and fellow afro-beat enthusiast, Gorilla vs Bear, mentioned last week, Soundway Records has just released the compilation Nigeria Special featuring funk, r&b, afrobeat, soul, highlife, psych, and other subgenres from the region. I have many a collection from this era and region, and, so far, this comp is hanging with with the best of them.
MP3: Celestine Ukwu & His Philosophers National :: Okwukwe Na Nchekwube
MP3: The Anambra Beats :: Ayamma
Purchase: Nigeria Special – Nigerian Blues 1970-76