HIGHLIFE TIME Vinyl Record - UK Import has been added to your cart. Click here to edit your cart.
or Continue Shopping

HIGHLIFE TIME Vinyl Record - UK Import

$77.49
$64.49
HIGHLIFE TIME Vinyl Record - UK Import
It's Highlife Time! Highlife, dance music played mostly in Ghana and Nigeria, represents one of the century's first fusions of African roots and western music, and before 1970 it ruled dancefloors across much of West Africa. The story of West African big-band Highlife is the story of West African independence itself. From it's early roots in church music, old African song forms, sea shanties and military brass bands to the orchestra podiums of the slickest nightclubs and concert halls of Lagos and Accra, Highlife has charted the growing confidence of a proud and gifted people casting off the shackles of empire: A people ready to live the High Life.

Track List
  1. Dr. Victor Olaiya & E.t. Mensah - Trumpet Highlife
  2. Opotopo - Belama
  3. Rex Lawson & His Rivers Men - Numfinye (nome Alobo)
  4. Stan Plange & The Uhuru Dance Band - Grazing In The Grass
  5. St Augustine - Jolosho
  6. Rex Lawson & His Rivers Men - Yellow Sisi
  7. Stan Plange & The Uhuru Dance Band - Dabra Ba
  8. Opotopo With Fatai Rolling Dollar - Won Bum
  9. Chief Stephen Osita Osadebe – Makojo
  10. Sir Victor Uwaifo & The Melody Maestros - Joromi
  11. Dr. Victor Olaiya - Mofe Muyan
  12. Rex Lawson & His Rivers Men - Oko
  13. Stan Plange & The Uhuru Dance Band - Aasem
  14. Rex Lawson & His Rivers Men - Peri Special Mbanga
  15. Dan Satch & His Atomic 8 - Ikoro Special
  16. Chief Enyang Henshaw - Esonta
  17. Professional Seagulls Band - Afro Baby
  18. Rex Lawson & His Rivers Men - Pay Me My Money Now
  19. Opotopo - Etuk Owo
  20. Akana Man & #8211; Okina


United Kingdom Release
This version of the record was released for the audience in the United Kingdom and has been imported to the United States.

Protection
Each record is protected within its record sleeve by a white vellum anti-dust sleeve.

Packaging
All items are shipped brand-new and unopened in original packaging. Every record is shipped in original factory-applied shrink wrap and has never been touched by human hands.
Delivery: 2-4 weeks (Backordered Item)
This item is on backorder and is estimated to ship in 2-4 weeks.
International: This item ships to 25 countries! Learn more
Delivery outside the US may take up to 24 business days.
United States, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Poland, Portugal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom
Guarantee: Backed by the Merchbar Money Back Promise.
Unopened, unworn products can be returned within 30 days.
Learn more

See all Highlife Time merch

Learn More

Most orders ship the next business day after an order is placed and on average are received 3.8 business days after shipment. Please note that some orders may take up to 10 business days to arrive - especially during peak shipping times, inclement weather or when shipping to remote locations within the United States.

We want you to be completely satisfied with everything you purchase from Merchbar. In nearly every instance, as long as your item is in like-new condition we will gladly accept your return and either provide you with a refund or a new item.

See the full details here.

Unless otherwise noted, all shirts, hoodies and other apparel are traditional men's sizes, fit true to size and are 100% cotton. Women's, Children's, Youth and infant sizes as well as alternate materials are noted as such.

Merchbar is an official merchandise partner of top artists and merchandise companies world wide. Millions of fans shop and discover new, authentic merchandise from our selection of 100,000 officially licensed shirts, hats, posters, hoodies, vinyl and other unique items from over 12,000 artists.

Merchbar has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Fortune, Variety & Forbes among others. Merchbar for iPhone has been featured by Apple more than 23 times.

Learn more about us here.

You may also be interested in

The Merchbar Promise

Buy with confidence: Merchbar guarantees 100% authentic merchandise, over-the-top customer service and a wonderful experience.

We’d love to help. Email us at support@merchbar.com!

Learn more about returns or read our FAQ.