« Program: The Zulu Factor

Discography: The Zulu Factor

The Zulu Factor

Here are a list of albums heard on Afropop Worldwide’s The Zulu Factor:

Various artistsThe Kings And Queens Of Township Jive” (Earthworks 1990)

Isigqi SesimanjeLomculo Unzima” (RPM Records 1992)

Shwi no MthekalaWangisiza Baba” (Bula Music 2004)

Various artistsSquashbox: Zulu, Soto And Xhosa Concertina-” 1930-65 (Silex 1993)

JulukaAfrican Litany” (H.R. Music B.V. 1982, Rhythm Safari 1991)

Various artistsSinging In An Open Space:” Zulu Rhythm and Harmony, 1962-82 (Rounder Records 1990)

Izintombi ZesimanjemanjeThe Best Of Izintombi Zesimanjemanje” (Gallo)

Soul Brothershttp://www.afropop.org/wp/10189/soul-brothers-rough-guide-to-the-soul-brothers/?preview=true&preview_id=10189&preview_nonce=6cc10eba46” (World Music Network 2001)

Ladysmith Black MambazoBest Of Ladysmith Black Mambazo” (Shanachie 1992)

Original Sax Jive Hits” (Gallo 1991)

Mahlathini and the Mahotella QueensKing Of The Groaners” (Earthworks 1993)

Shiyani Ngcobo With vocals as sweet as Koite’s and guitar playing as penetrating as King Sunny Ade at his best, Ngcobo’s introduction is worth seeking out. http://www.afropop.org/wp/10185/shiyani-ngcobo/ (World Music Network 2004)

LahlumlenzeSandla Fun’ Indawo” (Gallo 1997)

Busi MhlongoUrbanzulu” (Melt 2000 2000)

Also look for these recommended titles.

PhuzekhemisiNginenkinga” (Gallo 2001)

Mahlathini and the Mahotella QueensParis-soweto” (Polydor 1989)

Sam TshabalalaMeadowlands” (Tropical Music (GEMA) 2005)

JulukaMusa Ukungilandela” (H.R. Music B.V. 1984, Rhythm Safari 1992)

JulukaUbuhle Bemvelo” (H.R. Music B.V. 1982, Rhythm Safari 1991)

Harry BelafonteParadise In Gazankulu” (EMI Records Ltd. 1988)

Paul SimonGraceland” (Warner Brothers 1986)

Soul BrothersJump & Jive” (Earthworks 1995)

Bhekumuzi LuthuliImpempe” (Gallo 2005)

Sali Oyugi, Shabalala RhythmVuma!” (Self Produced 2002, Gallo 2005)

West NkosiRhythm Of Healing” (Earthworks 1992)