Saka Acquaye - Voices Of Africa: High-Life And Other Popular Music
Jazz, Folk, World, & Country
Label: Nonesuch ‎– H-72026
Series: Explorer Series –
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Stereo
Country: US
Date of released: 1969
Category: Jazz, Folk, World, & Country
Style: Acoustic, Jazz-Rock, Folk
Genre: Jazz, Folk, World, & Country
Musician: Saka Acquaye
Album's name: Voices Of Africa: High-Life And Other Popular Music
ZIP archive size: 1330

Saka Acquaye - Voices Of Africa: High-Life And Other Popular Music


Tracklist

A1 Sugar Soup 2:00
A2 Down The Congo 2:00
A3 Saturday Night 1:52
A4 Drum Festival 1:42
A5 Concomba 2:13
A6 Beyond Africa 2:30
A7 Congo Beat 2:50
B1 Echoes Of The African Forest 4:10
B2 Bus Conductor 2:20
B3 Ebony 3:10
B4 Kenya Sunset 1:30
B5 Awuben 2:10
B6 Akudonno 2:35

Credits

  • Artwork [Cover Art] – Richard Lucik
  • Coordinator – Teresa Sterne
  • Design [Cover] – Elaine Gongora
  • Double Bass – George Brooks
  • Drums – Benny Parks, Joseph Acquaye, Robert Crowder, Sunny Morgan*
  • Drums, Flute, Tenor Saxophone – Saka Acquaye
  • Ensemble – Saka Acquaye And His African Ensemble
  • Guitar – Walter Miller
  • Liner Notes – Kenneth S. Goldstein, Saka Acquaye
  • Saxophone – Charles Earland
  • Trumpet – Wilfred Letman
  • Trumpet, Mellophone – Edward Cooper
  • Vibraphone [Vibes], Drums – Garvin Masseaux

Notes

On bottom perimeter of labels: Nonesuch Records, 15 Columbus Circle, New York City 10023

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
EKL-167 Saka Acquaye And His African Ensemble Gold Coast Saturday Night ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Elektra EKL-167 US 1959
H-72026 Saka Acquaye Voices Of Africa: High-Life And Other Popular Music ‎(LP, Album) Nonesuch H-72026 US 1969
545 022, 545022 Saka Acquaye And His African Ensemble From Ghana* Voices Of Africa: High-Life And Other Popular Music ‎(LP, Album) Polydor, Polydor 545 022, 545022 UK 1969
CRV-805 Saka Acquaye And His African Ensemble Drum Fever ‎(LP, Mono) Crestview Records CRV-805 US 1963
H-72026 Saka Acquaye Voices Of Africa: High-Life And Other Popular Music ‎(LP, Album) Nonesuch H-72026 US 1969