Jazz Africa

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Jazz Africa
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Live album by
RecordedDecember 1986
LabelNEC Avenue
ProducerJack Lewis
Herbie Hancock and Foday Musa Suso chronology
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Jazz Africa
Perfect Machine
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic2/5 stars[1]

Jazz Africa is a live album by keyboardist Herbie Hancock and Gambian kora player Foday Musa Suso. The recording took place in Los Angeles, California's Wiltern Theatre as part of the 1986 concert series Jazzvisions. The performance was released on videotape and laserdisc with additional concert performances.[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Kumbasora" – 6:15
  2. "Debo" – 17:06
  3. "Cigarette Lighter" – 13:05
  4. "Jimbasing" – 7:51
All compositions by Foday Musa Soso
  • Recorded live at the Wiltern Theatre, LA in December 1986



  1. ^ a b Ginell, Richard S. (2011). "Jazzvisions: Jazz Africa - Herbie Hancock | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 18 July 2011.