KAK, ATA - OBAA SIMA

LP (12"/10" Album)

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Label: AWESOME TAPES F

Release date: 20/03/2015

Barcode: 0656605561011

Catalog no.: ATFA0000014

Item ID: 412010

Reissue of a 1994 album. The music is a noteworthy amalgam of highlife, Twi-language rap, funk, hip-hop and electronica, presented with the passion of a Prince record and the
DIY-bedroom-recording lo-fi charm of early Chicago house music.
Vinyl version.

Also available: OBAA SIMA/ADAGYA (12").

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