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Killer, limber funk from Porto Novo, in the east of Benin. The sextet had a bunch of radio hits in the mid-70s, and collaborated with the Orchestre Poly- Rythmo de Cotonou. Organ-led, moody. ‘Oga’, master.

Outstanding, funky Afro-soul from Togo, 1977. Engaged songs in English, Mina, and Akposo; full, laidback and grooving, with tasty percussion. 180g in an old-school tip-on jacket.

A reissue of the original Kiki Gyan LP from 1980.