Awesome Tapes From Africa

Aroo

DJ Katapila

Released 03/23/18 Label Awesome Tapes From Africa Genre African Cat no. ATFA023lp

DJ Katapila's Aroo EP is the latest addition to the iconoclastic producer's catalog of fast-paced, pan-West African-influenced dance music. From a young age, Ishmael Abbey was a beloved l...

Yegojam Marnesh / Yegle Nesh

Hailu Mergia

Released 03/16/18 Label Awesome Tapes From Africa Genre African Cat no. ATFA028.5

Limited bonus 7” Rough Trade UK exclusive. Extra tracks from first new album in 15 years. Original compositions. Features diverse facets of Mergia’s performances. This bonus 7” of extra t...

Lala Belu

Hailu Mergia

Released 03/09/18 Label Awesome Tapes From Africa Genre African Cat no. ATFA028cd

First new LP in over 15 years. Builds on 3 successful ATFA reissues of Mergia’s music. Legendary artist still active after decades of historic work. Modern Ethiopian jazz built on ancient...

Released 03/09/18 Label Awesome Tapes From Africa Genre African Cat no. ATFA028lp

First new LP in over 15 years. Builds on 3 successful ATFA reissues of Mergia’s music. Legendary artist still active after decades of historic work. Modern Ethiopian jazz built on ancient...

Bafana Bafana

Professor Rhythm

Released 10/20/17 Label Awesome Tapes From Africa Genre African Cat no. ATFA027LP

Professor Rhythm is the production moniker of South African music man Thami Mdluli. Throughout the 1980's, Mdluli was member of chart-topping groups Taboo and CJB, playing bubblegum pop t...

Released 10/20/17 Label Awesome Tapes From Africa Genre African Cat no. ATFA027CD

Professor Rhythm is the production moniker of South African music man Thami Mdluli. Throughout the 1980's, Mdluli was member of chart-topping groups Taboo and CJB, playing bubblegum pop t...

Say You Love Me

Om Alec Khaoli

Released 06/30/17 Label Awesome Tapes From Africa Genre African Cat no. atf026cd

CD

Released 06/30/17 Label Awesome Tapes From Africa Genre African Cat no. atf026lp

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Umoja

Released 05/05/17 Label Awesome Tapes From Africa Genre African Cat no. ATFA025lp

LP

Released 05/05/17 Label Awesome Tapes From Africa Genre African Cat no. ATFA025

CD

Poulo Warali

Awa Poulo

Released 01/20/17 Label Awesome Tapes From Africa Genre African Cat no. 616892445340

LP

Trotro

DJ Katapila

Released 04/06/16 Label Awesome Tapes From Africa Genre African Cat no. ATFA019

CD

Released 04/06/16 Label Awesome Tapes From Africa Genre African Cat no. ATFA019lp

LP

Songs of Paapieye

S.K. Kakraba

Released 10/02/15 Label Awesome Tapes From Africa Genre African Cat no. ATFA018

CD

Released 10/02/15 Label Awesome Tapes From Africa Genre African Cat no. ATFA018LP

LP