APOSTLES (NIGERIA) - BANKO WOMAN

APOSTLES (NIGERIA) - BANKO WOMAN

LP (12"/10" Album)

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Label: PMG

Release date: 03/11/2017

Barcode: 0710473191715

Catalog no.: PMGLP0000085

Item ID: 452537

Heaven sent from Nigeria's tumultuous east, The Apostles have been preaching a particular blend of funky psychedelic soul/rock fusion for over forty years. On 1977's 'Banko Woman', here reissued on vinyl, the group threw a little Afrobeat into the mix, creating an Afro-funk disco bomb that has been energizing dance floors ever since.

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