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Nana Tuffour ‘Sikyi Medley’ 12″ EP with CC:DISCO out now!

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Kalita Records and CC:EDITIONS (a new venture by Australia’s CC:DISCO!) jointly release a 12” EP comprised of four of Nana Tuffour’s greatest electronic burger highlife tracks, accompanied by interview-based liner notes. Here, in partnership with Nana, we select two highly sought-after songs from his 1993 release ‘Genesis’, namely ‘Sikyi Medley’ and ‘M’Anu Me Ho’, and pair them his with two lesser known yet equally deserving tracks ‘Asamando’ and ‘Jesus’ from his 1997 CD-only release ‘Highlife Tropicana’.

Hailing from Kumasi, the capital of the Ashanti region in Ghana, Nana Tuffour is by far one of the most important exponents of modern highlife music. He studied piano at college and cut his teeth in the ’70s as an organist and vocalist for the incomparable Kyeremanteng Atwede and Dr. K Gyasi’s Noble Kings Band. Continue reading

Kalita Records are proud to release the definitive discography of Carrie Cleveland!

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Kalita Records are proud and honoured to announce the first ever and definitive discography of Carrie Cleveland. Here, we offer an expanded LP of her 1978 album ‘Looking Up’, including extra songs from both her issue and promotional versions of her single ‘Make Love To Me’, plus a 7″ featuring the previously unknown sweet soul single ‘I’ve Got A Feeling’. Housed in a gatefold sleeve and accompanied by extensive interview-based liner notes and never-before seen photos. Also available on CD with mini-poster!

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Kalita Records are proud to release the first ever official reissue of Sophisticated Ladies’ ‘This Ain’t Really Love’!

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Kalita Records are proud and honoured to release the first ever official reissue of the Sophisticated Ladies’ sought-after 1980 New York disco single ‘This Ain’t Really Love’, backed by a Mighty Zaf extended edit of their 1977 release ‘Check It Out’, and accompanied by interview-based liner notes. Here, the single is available in its true 12” format, saving collectors and DJs alike from spending triple-digit figures on an original copy.

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