REQ 745 Under African skies album

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Catalogue numberREQ 745
Sleeve picturePicture of REQ 745 Under African skies album by artist Various from the BBC records and Tapes library
TitleUnder African skies album
Cover conditionNear mint
Record conditionNear mint
BBC records label codeG
BBC2 label
Item deleted?Yes
BBC2 label
Distributed / printed byBBC
Media typePrimary
Media genreMusic - Popular View all other tracks listed as Music - Popular.
Run-off codes / Shop bar codesREQ 715 A-1 H PR-E MB
REQ 745 B-1 PR-E
REQ 745 C-1 B PR-E
REQ 745 D-2 E CTS PR-E
Lacquer cut at and byP.R. Records Limited. Information provided by Discogs website.
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What type of seller was used?Physical shop

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Front cover of REQ 745
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Back cover of REQ 745
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Middle of cover of REQ 745
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Below is a list of tracks for this release.
Side & trackTrack and ArtistLength
A1 Esclave [Papa Wemba and his band]5.55
A2Do do la rose [Wenge Musica]2.48
A3Tsibolia mulumba [Tshala Muana]3.45
A4Dialogue talking about Franco [Ray Lema]0.22
A5Kwassa kwassa [Empire Bakuba]3.42
A6Animateurs welcoming VIPs on Independence Day 1989, Kinshasa [Unknown artist]3.05
A7Chameleon [Princess Mansia]5.28
B1 Chinhoyi [Bhundu Boys]3.58
B2Dialogue [Music class St Joseph's School (Chichuwasha)]0.23
B3Ngorimba [Conrade Chinx and Ilanga]3.47
B4Jam session at wedding featuring Ephat Mujuru and the spirit of the people [Unknown Artist]1.50
B5True love [Busi and Ilanga]3.09
B6Ngugama [Lovemore Majaivana]5.12
B7 Hada Raikoum [Messaoud Bellemou]4.20
B8N'sel fik [Chaba Fadela and Cheb Sahraoui]3.38
C1 Bonjour Mali [Baba Sangare of R.T.M.]0.45
C2Suave Nina (Mali Espagne) [Kolly Et Ses Acolytes]5.53
C3Yasoumounka [Tata Bambo Kouyate]6.18
C4Sanankoro Moriba [The Rail Band]3.33
C5Se se wa bena [Le Super Biton De Segou]3.22
C6Koulanjan [Kassemady and Lafia Diabate]2.29
D1 Dini Demeke [Mamo Chela / With singers of the National Theatre, Addis Abeba]2.50
D2Yetkemt Abeba [Neway Debebe]3.31
D3Wolela [Aster Aweke]4.43
D4Ya selame lalo [Mohammed Ahmed and the Roha Band]3.06
D5T'Zeta [Bezawork Asfew]8.53
Total length of media 1:36:45.

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Other versions

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ZCQ 745Under African skies
BBCCD2006Under African skies

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