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3.35 | 17 ratings | 1 reviews | 24% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 1974

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Who's Got the Paper (2:24)
2. Why (5:37)
3. Osibirock (2:58)
4. Kelele (5:15)
5. Atinga Bells (0:34)
6. African Jive (3:59)
7. We Belong (4:18)
8. Komfo (High Priest) (4:42)
9. Kangaroo (2:46)
10. Home Affairs (4:56)

Total Time 37:29

Line-up / Musicians

- Paul Golly / guitar
- Kiki Gyan / keyboards, percussion, vocals
- Teddy Osei / tenor & soprano saxophones, flute, percussion
- Mac Tontoh / trumpet, flugelhorn, percussion
- Jean-Karl Dikoto Mandengue / bass, percussion
- Sol Amarfio / drums & percussion
- Kofi Ayivor / congas, percussion

Releases information

Artwork: Henri Rousseau's (1844-1910) "Negro attacked by a Jaguar"

LP Warner Bros. Records ‎- K 56048 (1974, UK)

CD Warner Bros. Records ‎- WPCP-4889 (1992, Japan)
CD One Way Records - OW 35165 (2000, US)

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OSIBISA Osibirock ratings distribution

(17 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(24%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(18%)
Good, but non-essential (53%)
Collectors/fans only (0%)
Poor. Only for completionists (6%)

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3 stars To begin with, this release is a bit of a disappointment when compared to Osibisas earlier albums. It's at least a more uneven affair than before. The second side reaches the standards of their two first albums Osibisa and Woyaya. The first side is quite bad though. The first track "Who's Got t ... (read more)

Report this review (#84704) | Posted by Frasse | Monday, July 24, 2006 | Review Permanlink

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