Hugh Masekela – Waiting For The Rain (LP)


Hugh Masekela – Waiting For The Rain (LP)


Hugh Masekela – Waiting For The Rain (LP)

Label: Jive Afrika – 656.069
Format: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: Netherlands
Released: 1985
Rights Society: STEMRA

A1        Lady 6:36
A2        Politician 6:13
A3        Tonight 4:42
A4        The Joke Of Life 5:08
B1        Run No More (A Vuo Mo) 5:05
B2        Coal Train (Stimela) 7:40
B3        Ritual Dancer 4:50
B4        Zulu Wedding 4:28

Recorded At – Battery Mobile Studio, Botswana
Mixed At – Battery Studios, London

Alto Saxophone – Barney Rachabane
Backing Vocals – Anneline Malebo, Hugh Masekela, John ‘Blackie’ Selolwane, Lindi Phahle (tracks: B2), Lungi Molamy (tracks: B2), Mara Louw, Mopati Tsienyane, Sonti Mndebele, Tsepo Tshola
Bass – Aubrey Obert Oaki
Congas – Francis Fuster
Drums – Mopati Tsienyane
Guitar – John “Blackie’ Selolwane
Lead Vocals, Flugelhorn, Trumpet – Hugh Masekela
Programmed By [Fairlight And Synthesizer] – Peter Harris
Rhythm Guitar – Banjo Mosele
Tenor Saxophone, Keyboards – Bheki Mseleku

Special thanks to Peter Harris, Stewart Levine, John Selolwane and Clive Calder who helped to guide the making of this album and to James Mtume for his assistance on ‘Lady’ and ‘The Joke of Life’. Also to Sylvester Moapari, Adolf Hirschfield, Job Kadengu, Chris Dunn, Carlotte Sten, Julia Helfer and the staff of the Woodpecker Inn in Gaborone, Botswana. And to Komi Moleko, Skarra Aphiri, Stanley Nkosi, Alan Stern, Lionel Ngakane, Ian Fuhr, Di Roberts, Mick Williams, Charles Sheldon and Jabu Masekela without whom this album could not have been possible. DEDICATED TO PAULINE BOWERS MASEKELA.

Vinyl and Cover in very good condition

Additional information


33rpm, LP

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