SOLLO, JAKE - COMING HOME

SOLLO, JAKE - COMING HOME

CD (Compact Disc)

Login for pricing & ordering.

 

Label: PMG

Release date: 15/11/2016

Barcode: 0710473191425

Catalog no.: PMGCD0000038

Item ID: 440675

In 1977 Jake Sollo returned to Nigeria to record his first solo album 'Coming Home'. His long-term band The Funkees had imploded in London and his big break with the Afro super band Osibisa was cut short when he went on strike with Kiki Gyan and promptly got sacked. 'Coming Home' (originally released on EMI in 1977) is a triumphant album that combined the raw power of The Funkees with the slick tricks he learned in London.

Also available: COMING HOME (LP).

Ordering

Are you a private user? Order this item through our mailorder.

Are you a business user? Please login to add items to your basket.

More SOLLO, JAKE...


SOLLO, JAKE - COMING HOME

SOLLO, JAKE - COMING HOME

In 1977 Jake Sollo returned to Nigeria to record his first solo album 'Coming Home'. His long-term band The Funkees had imploded in London and his big break with the Afro super band Osibisa was cut short when he went on strike with Kiki Gyan and promptly got sacked. 'Coming ... read more »

 

 

More on the PMG label...


STEVO - MUSICA NEGRA

STEVO - MUSICA NEGRA

'Musica Negra' is a real lost gem of Atlanta's lively funk scene of the '70s, featuring material written and produced by Calvin Arnold. The LP, originally pressed in a ridiculously limited edition in '78, was meant as a showcase for the Atlanta Studios presenting new ... read more »

 

ROCK TOWN EXPRESS - ROCK TOWN EXPRESS

ROCK TOWN EXPRESS - ROCK TOWN EXPRESS

What we have here is a reissue of a truly exciting Afrobeat and psych-funk album from Nigeria. This self-titled work by Rock Town Express was originally released in 1977 by Awoko Records. There was a time in the 1970s when the best band in the Nigeria was actually from ... read more »

 

BEST, MANFORD - COME GO WITH ME

BEST, MANFORD - COME GO WITH ME

With the Super Wings in mutiny and a trail for the manslaughter of his former bandmate, Spuds Nathan, still hanging over his head, Manford Best came out swinging with 'Come Go With Me'. It's a chirpy, calypso-influenced insight into the state of his mind and his first solo ... read more »

 

AKWASSA - LA'ILA

AKWASSA - LA'ILA

Akwassa was among Nigeria's best '70s Afro-beat bands. Having released 'La'ila' in 1975, the group was among the early Nigerian funk bands to get an album out. Akwassa was closely related to the Heads Funk Band, since most members played in both acts. Akwassa originally was ... read more »

 

IGWEBUIKE, IGNA - BOMP

IGWEBUIKE, IGNA - BOMP

Here's a cool reissue of a steaming 1980 funk/soul/disco delivery from Nigerian artist Ignatius 'Igna' Igwebuike (I.G.). A big funky slice of Nigerian cowboy disco magic, 'Bomp' was I.G.'s only album. It's a startling one-off disco boogie classic that was clear in its ... read more »

 

FAKROUN, AHMED - MOTS D'AMOUR

FAKROUN, AHMED - MOTS D'AMOUR

The Arab world back in the 70s and 80s gave us quite a few very interesting rock and pop acts. Ahmed Fakroun from Libya was one of them. Here we have his 1983 album whose title means 'Words Of Love' in English. And in fact his kind of ethno pop seems to go deeper than just ... read more »

 

 


Clear Spot - clearspot.nl

Clear Spot International BV
Hermelijnkoog 21
1822CA Alkmaar
The Netherlands

T. + 31 (0)72 567 9990
F. + 31 (0)84 229 8862

E. info@clearspot.nl
W. www.clear-spot.nl

Deze website gebruikt cookies. Meer info. / This website uses cookies. More info.