Amanaz – Africa

Now-Again | Nov. 29, 2014 | Catalog |

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Personnel: Isaac Mpofu (Lead Guitar, Lead Vocals), Watson Lungu (Drums, Backing Vocals), Jerry Mausala (Bass Guitar, Backing Vocals), John Kanyepa (Rhythm Guitar, Backing Vocals), Keith Kabwe (Maraccas, Tambourine, Backing Vocals)

Both versions of the album originally released in 1975 on Zambia Music Parlour with the same catalog number and inscribe, ZMPL8. Recorded at Malachite Film Studios, Chingola, Zambia in 1975 by Geoff Kachusha Mulenga and Grayson Phiri.

Produced by Amanaz and Emmanuel Mulemena; directed by Edward Khuzyawo; production arrangements by Billie David Nyati. Licensed courtesy Keith Kabwe and Isaac Mpofu. This compilation produced by Eothen “Egon” Alapatt.

LP tracklist:

A

Amanaz
I Am Very Far
Sunday Morning
Khala My Friend
History of Man
Nsunka Lwendo

B

Africa
Green Apple
Making the Scene
Easy Street
Big Enough
Kale

C and D

Each LP has the same tracklist, however sides C and D are the “Reverb Mix.”

CD tracklist:

Disc One

Amanaz
I Am Very Far
Sunday Morning
Khala My Friend
History of Man
Nsunka Lwendo
Africa
Green Apple
Making the Scene
Easy Street
Big Enough
Kale

Disc Two

Each disc has the same tracklist, however disc two is the “Reverb Mix.”

2LP, 2CD and Digital. 2015. NA5123