Township Soul & Boogie Vol 10 -1984June 20, 2013
hey sista, go sista, soul sista -Township Soul & Boogie
today’s post features a selection of genuine Township Soul & Boogie. Recorded, released and distributed in South Africa and neighbouring countries between 1981 to 1984. All 45’s originally come from the archives of a defunct radio station in Hillbrow, Jo’burg, hence the stickers on the labels. Some of these original records are extremely hard to trace after all these years, especially in the wild. ‘Bushman’ by Steve Kekana is well recommended and one of the better known titles . For me, the discovery of the soulful “Hamba Sibali Wami” by Masike’ Funky’ Mohapi remains one of the highlights of this compilation. Let’s go singing, let’s go dancing! From Cape to Nassau….