Osibisa is a British Afro-pop band, founded in London in 1969 by four expatriate African (Ghana) and three Caribbean musicians. Osibisa were one of the first African heritage bands to become widely popular, leading to claims of founding World Music. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Osibisa I discovered Osibisa when I was a teen, and this band is the origin […]

Leader Stanley Todd Kwesi assembled a monster ensemble of musicians from the Ghana Arts Council, intending to form a new Afro-Rock group that would be more traditional & African in sound, and hopefully surpass Osibisa in popularity (alas it was not to be). (via Discogs) Languta Kaa Ye Oya Adade Yei Baa Gbe Wolo Patience […]