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Various Artists / Nu Afrobeat Experience
Album:Nu Afrobeat Experience Collection:World
Artist:Various Artists Added:10/2002
Label:Shanachie Records Corp. 

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Add Date:2008-02-24 Pull Date:2008-04-27 Charts:Reggae/World
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Album Review
Don Farrell
Reviewed 2008-02-25 
VARIOUS ARTISTS on shanachie entertainment 2002
Afro Funk dance grooves, Fela Anikulapo Kuti's Afrobeat numbers shortened into Afro Jazz, Afro Hip-Hop, and Afro Funk
1: 8:25 Hard hitting fast pounding percussion, Afro House, male vocal, fem chorus
2: 4:58 kind of mellow Tony Allen (Fela's original drummer) rapping over Afrobeat groove
**3: 4:19 former pianist with Fela's EGYPT 80 group, cool piano, horns & percussion & chorus/handclapping jam
4: 4:27 a palm wine artist (who has not recorded in 30 years) this is his first . . .. … Afrobeat recording. Male vocals and pounding Afro House beat, e piano?
**5: 5:08 slower, piano/percussion/ fem scat singing, almost chill
6: 4:38 mid tempo perc groove, male vocal call & male chorus response
7: 5:26 mellow horn section, e piano perc groove
8: 3:03 fast male vocal, perc, horns & fem chorus
****9: 9:39 piano based Afrobeat groove, horns and mellow driving percussion then male call & response with fem chorus
****10: 6:26 39 piano based Afrobeat groove, horns and mellow driving percussion male vocal, fem chorus
****11: 4:54 sax/perc groove
****12: 7:10 cool Talking Drum & fem vocal/wail, horns, male vocal, fem chorus
***13: 4:20 female singing about Nigeria, Africa & Jesus in English cool sax/perc
D Farrell 02/2008

Track Listing
 ArtistTrack Name
1.Awa-Klash Akoba (K-Klash Remix)
2.Allen, Tony Jekalewa
3.Ikujenyo, Duro Surulere
4.Jagunlabi Sora
5.Duro & Jimmy Sholanke Oriki
6.Fatai Rolling Dollar Beleke
7.Ayetoro Revenge of Flying Monkeys
8.Tamedun Tamedun Don Come
9.Sosimi, Dele Turbulent Times
10.Imo Another System
11.Olajide, Kayode Olufela
12.Sholagbade, Seyi & Black Face Black Face
13.Olufumi Allelujah Amen