The Resource Nigeria & Ghana

Nigeria & Ghana

Label
Nigeria & Ghana
Title
Nigeria & Ghana
Title variation
  • Nigeria and Ghana
  • Rough guide to the music of Nigeria & Ghana
  • Juju, Afrobeat, Fuji; living the Highlife
Subject
Summary
Post-World War II popular music and popular dance music of Nigeria and Ghana, including such genres as highlife, Afrobeat, juju, Fuji, and palm-wine music. The music is a fusion of African traditional forms with its emphasis on drum and percussion music and elements of calypso, Latin, big band, and jazz, and the addition of instruments from the Western pop tradition
Member of
Cataloging source
EQO
Form of composition
popular music
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in various West African languages; one track in English
PerformerNote
Various performers
Series statement
Music rough guide
Label
Nigeria & Ghana
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Sound recording
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Okin omo ni = The king of the children (I.K. Dairo) -- Maa jo (King Sunny Ade & his African Beats) -- Funky hi-life (C.K. Mann) -- Asiko (Tony Allen) -- Neribalankina (Captain Yaba) -- Fuji shuffle (Adewale Ayuba) -- Bra ohoho (E.K. Nyame) -- Joromi/Monkey yanga (Sir Victor Uwaifo) -- Day by day (E.T. Mensah) -- Matutu mirika (Eric Agyeman) -- Oyolima (Chief Stephen Osita Osadebe) -- Fakye me (Sweet Talks, featuring A.B. Crentsil) -- Baawo (Amanzeba Nat Brew)
Control code
49270638
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RGNET 1075 CD
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)49270638
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Nigeria & Ghana
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • Sound recording
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Okin omo ni = The king of the children (I.K. Dairo) -- Maa jo (King Sunny Ade & his African Beats) -- Funky hi-life (C.K. Mann) -- Asiko (Tony Allen) -- Neribalankina (Captain Yaba) -- Fuji shuffle (Adewale Ayuba) -- Bra ohoho (E.K. Nyame) -- Joromi/Monkey yanga (Sir Victor Uwaifo) -- Day by day (E.T. Mensah) -- Matutu mirika (Eric Agyeman) -- Oyolima (Chief Stephen Osita Osadebe) -- Fakye me (Sweet Talks, featuring A.B. Crentsil) -- Baawo (Amanzeba Nat Brew)
Control code
49270638
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
RGNET 1075 CD
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)49270638
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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