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  1. Kenya Special: Selected East African Recordings from the 1970s & ‘80s

    Kenya Special: Selected East African Recordings from the 1970s & ‘80s

    Various Artists

    Genres: Afro, Afro Disco, Afro Rock, Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: 3 x LP

    Kenya Special: Selected East African Recordings from the 1970s & ‘80s is a treasure-trove of rare and unusual recordings from East Africa. Spread out over...

    • £23.99
  2. Esperar Pra Ver

    Esperar Pra Ver

    Evinha

    Genres: Brazilian, Jazz Funk, Soul Funk, Tropical, Vocal JazzFormat: 7 inch

    Two outstanding Brazilian funk cuts straight out of 1971: "Esperar Pra Ver" is a laden with an immense orchestrated groove that's triggered by a lean, unforgettable...

    • £7.99
  3. Sipote / Suite

    Sipote / Suite

    Louis Xavier

    Genres: Funk, Jazz, Jazz Funk, Spiritual Jazz, TropicalFormat: 7 inch

    Awesome tropical jazz that packs a punch! Incredibly rare 45 reissued for the first time.

    • £4.99
  4. Bad Breath

    Bad Breath

    Bobby Valentin

    Genres: Latin, Latin Jazz, Latin Soul, Salsa, TropicalFormat: LP

    Great Boogaloo reissue LP

    • £15.99
  5. Perico / Carnaval

    Perico / Carnaval

    Orquesta El Macabeo / Bio Ritmo

    Genres: Latin, TropicalFormat: 7 inch

    Contemporary covers of Puerto Rican classics, Vampi Soul have curated something very special right here. "Perico" (which translates to parakeet) has been a standard...

    • £6.99
  6. Boogie Breakdown: South African Synth Disco 1980-1984

    Boogie Breakdown: South African Synth Disco 1980-1984

    Various Artists

    Genres: Afro, Afro Disco, Afro Funk, Boogie, Disco, Funk, Jazz Funk, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: 2 x LP

    True to form, Boston-based label Cultures of Soul is set to release a compilation of obscure disco from a far-flung corner of the world. After forays into India and...

    • £21.99
  7. Diablos Del Ritmo - The Colombian Melting Pot 1960-1985 Part 2

    Diablos Del Ritmo - The Colombian Melting Pot 1960-1985 Part 2

    Various Artists

    Genres: Latin, Latin Soul, Salsa, Tropical, WorldFormat: 2 x LP

    This collection showcases the colourful diversity of the music from Colombia, a country where the tropical sounds of Puya, Porro, Gaita, Cumbiambe, Mapelé, C...

    • £17.99
  8. Riot!

    Riot!

    Joe Bataan

    Genres: Latin, Latin Jazz, TropicalFormat: LP

    A brilliant Latin-soul / boogaloo album from Joe Bataan, and the biggest selling Latin LP of 1968, so it obviously needs checking out. There are some real winners h...

    • £14.99
  9. Make It Fast Make It Slow

    Make It Fast Make It Slow

    ROB

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funk, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    Soundway surpass themselves again with this wonderful reissue from the Ghanaian artist Rob, who released two albums back in 1977 for the West African Essiebons labe...

    • £12.99
  10. Prisoner in Love

    Prisoner in Love

    Kalbata & Mixmonster

    Genres: Dub, ReggaeFormat: 7 inch

    This is the new single from new Freestyle Records signing Kalbata & Mixmonster - Prisoner In Love, which is taken from the forthcoming stunning album Congo Beat...

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    • £6.99
  11. Hot Border Special

    Hot Border Special

    Hot Border Special

    Genres: Funk, Reggae, Soul, Soul FunkFormat: LP

    With Influences ranging from afrobeat to rock, highlife to funk, and even a hint towards samba, listening serves to affirm this LP's effortlessness, it's an uplifti...

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    • £12.99
  12. Jazz Jamaica

    Jazz Jamaica

    Ernest Ranglin

    Genres: Jazz, ReggaeFormat: LP

    Recorded in 1964 at the Federal studio in Jamaica, this elegant yet unique previously unreleased album is said to be the origin of the Jamaican Mento meets 4 Beat J...

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    • £16.99
  13. Jukebox Mambo Vol. 2

    Jukebox Mambo Vol. 2

    Various Artists

    Genres: Calypso, Jukebox RnB, Jump Blues, Latin, TropicalFormat: CD

    Long awaited follow up to the original game-changing Jukebox Mambo set of sweltering rumba accented Rhythm & Blues.

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    • £6.99
  14. Jukebox Mambo Vol. 2

    Jukebox Mambo Vol. 2

    Various Artists

    Genres: Calypso, Jukebox RnB, Jump Blues, Latin, TropicalFormat: 2 x LP

    Long awaited follow up to the original game-changing Jukebox Mambo set of sweltering rumba accented Rhythm & Blues.

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    • £14.99
  15. Humpty Dumpty: Singles Collection 1960-62

    Humpty Dumpty: Singles Collection 1960-62

    Roland Alphonso

    Genres: Reggae, SkaFormat: LP

    This crucial collection culls together Alphonso’s finest singles in the early ska era, just before the creation of the Studio One group, The Skatalites.

  16. I Jool Omo

    I Jool Omo

    Ginger Johnson And His African Messengers

    Genres: Afro, Afro Rock, Funk, Jazz, Jazz Funk, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Tropical, WorldFormat: 7 inch

    Tough afro jazz rhythms from very rare LP! Great release on 45!

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    • £5.99
  17. Estrelando Embaixador

    Estrelando Embaixador

    Tribo Massahi

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    This obscure gem has been posted on a great many blogs over the last several years. Though seemingly much loved, details about the album or its creators still remai...

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    • £16.99
  18. Dans Le Tchink Systeme

    Dans Le Tchink Systeme

    Stanislas Tohon

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    Incredible Afro-funk gem with wild electronics reminiscent of William Onyebor! So many good tracks! Recommended!

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    • £17.99
  19. Francis the Great

    Francis the Great

    Francis the Great

    Genres: Afro, Afro Disco, Afro Funk, Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    Top drawer Afro funk from France, main tune being the long jam 'Look Up In the Sky' - with vocals by Francis - a 7 year old boy! Love it!

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    • £17.99
  20. An Exploration into the Exotic World of Taboo Vol. 1

    An Exploration into the Exotic World of Taboo Vol. 1

    Various Artists

    Genres: Calypso, Exotica, Instrumental, Jukebox RnB, Latin, Oddities, Tittyshakers, TropicalFormat: 10 inch

    Stag-O-Lee presents a new series called Journey To The Centre Of The Song, celebrating one song at a ...

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    • £13.99
  21. African Party

    African Party

    Ginger Johnson And His African Messengers

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funk, Jazz, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    Freestyle Records is incredibly proud to reissue the music of Ginger Johnson & His African Messengers. Its bedrock of A...

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    • £18.99
  22. Amara Toure Singles Collection 1973-1976

    Amara Toure Singles Collection 1973-1976

    Amara Toure

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funk, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: 2 x LP

    Analog Africa release a compilation by Amara Toure, the enigmatic Afro-Cuban musician from Guinea-Conakry, showcasing all of the 10 songs he ever

    It took on...

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    • £24.99
  23. Ritual

    Ritual

    Nico Gomez and His Afro Percussion Inc

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funk, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    Thoroughly recommended Afro-Latin-Funk LP from Europe that's worth it for Lupita alone but what makes this album special is that one-track wonder it is not! Chock f...

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    • £16.99
  24. Swinga Sambaby

    Swinga Sambaby

    Trio Mocoto/Tenorio Jr

    Genres: Brazilian, Jazz Funk, Latin, Soul Jazz, Tropical, WorldFormat: 7 inch

    Trio Mocoto were highly influential in the samba rock scene in Brazil. They are most famous for being Jorge Ben's backing band, particularly o...

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    • £6.99
  25. Invisible Joy

    Invisible Joy

    Polyversal Souls (Poets of Rhythm)

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funk, Jazz, Soul Funk, Soul Jazz, Tropical, WorldFormat: 2 x LP

    With their debut "Invisible Joy" the Polyversal Souls are ready to take off. Produced at the Berlin based Ru-Ting Clan Sound Lab by Max Weissenfeldt (Whitefield Bro...

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    • £17.99
  26. Africa

    Africa

    Amanaz

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funk, Psychedelia, Rock, Tropical, WorldFormat: 2 x LP

    Issued in 1975, this is the articulation of Zambia’s Zamrock ethos. While other albums – Rikki Ililonga’s Zambia, WITCH’s Lazy...

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    • £24.99
  27. Deixa Eu Dizer

    Deixa Eu Dizer

    Claudia

    Genres: Brazilian, Soul Jazz, Tropical, WorldFormat: 7 inch

    'Deixa Eu Dizer' is an absolute essential Brazilian record, as sampled by Marcelo D2 on one of our favourite Brazilian hip hop records 'Desafabo'. The track feature...

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    • £7.49
  28. La Vem Salgueiro

    La Vem Salgueiro

    Os Originais do Samba

    Genres: Brazilian, Tropical, WorldFormat: 7 inch

    Os Originais do Samba formed in Rio in the 1960's by members of samba schools.

    La Vem Salgueiro is a huge carnival jam featured on their 1972 RCA LP 'O Samb...

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    • £7.49
  29. Speed

    Speed

    Sonia Samtos

    Genres: Brazilian, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: 7 inch

    Sonia Santos samba-boogie version of Jorge Ben's 'Speed' was originally released in 1978 on RCA, while Salinas version of 'Tenha Fe, Pois Amanhà Um Lindo Dia...

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    • £7.49
  30. Nega Neguinha

    Nega Neguinha

    Samjazz

    Genres: Brazilian, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: 7 inch

    'Nega, Neguinha' was released by a Brazilian plastics manufacturer, SIR, whose owner started a labour-of-love record label. The track became an underground hit on t...

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    • £7.49
  31. Black Soul Brothers

    Black Soul Brothers

    Miguel du deus

    Genres: Brazilian, Funk, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: 7 inch

    Side A features the title track from Miguel de Deus sought after 'Black Soul Brothers' album, an important record in the 'Black Rio' movement, originally released i...

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    • £7.49
  32. Yegele Tezeta

    Yegele Tezeta

    Mulatu

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: 7 inch

    Low slung, mysterious organ led groover, with building, layered horns a sampled by Nas & Damian Marley on ‘As We Enter’ released in 2010.

    Or...

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    • £7.99
  33. Tchero Adari Negn

    Tchero Adari Negn

    Alemayehu Eshete

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Funk, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: 7 inch

    Alemayehu Eshete aka the Ethiopian James Brown aka Abyssinian Elvis. struts his stuff on this funk bomb; tough breaks and changes, bluesy guitar lines and horns. Pu...

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    • £7.49
  34. Keleya

    Keleya

    Moussa Doumbia

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Funk, Soul Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: 7 inch


    Keleya is a organ lead, afro-funk bomb with Moussa in full James Brown effect. Taken from the LP of the same title, originally released in 1977 on Pathe, and ...

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    • £7.49
  35. Samba

    Samba

    Amazones de Guinee

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: 7 inch

    Live and direct, 'Samba' is a high energy African funker with a powerful vocal, recorded live in Paris in 1983.

    Hailing from Guinea they were the countries ...

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    • £7.49
  36. Light & Sound Of Mogadishu

    Light & Sound Of Mogadishu

    Various Artists

    Genres: Afro, Afro Funk, Afro Rock, Funk, Tropical, WorldFormat: LP

    The debut release of AFRO7 records brings forward the greatest acts from the seventies Somali scene for the first time on Long-player vinyl. The release comes in an...

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    • £14.99
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