The Voice of Africa (album)

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The Voice of Africa
Studio album by Miriam Makeba
Released 1964
Studio RCA Studio A, New York City
Genre World music, African music
Label RCA Victor
Producer Hugo & Luigi
Miriam Makeba chronology
The World of Miriam Makeba
(1963)The World of Miriam Makeba1963
The Voice of Africa
(1964)
Makeba Sings!
(1965)Makeba Sings!1965

The Voice of Africa is the 1964 fourth album of Miriam Makeba (LP RCA LSP2845). It charted at #122 on the US album chart.[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Nomthini" (Miriam Makeba, Alan Salinga) 1:51
  2. "Willow Song" (Giuseppe Verdi) 2:45
  3. "Langa More" (Zeph Nkabinde) 2:20
  4. "Shihibolet" 1:49
  5. "Tuson" (Julio Perez) 1:58
  6. "Qhude" (Miriam Makeba, Hugh Masekela) 2:40
  7. "Mayibuye" (Miriam Makeba, Christopher Songxaka) 2:45
  8. "Lovely Lies" (Joe Glazer, Mackay Davashe) 2:42
  9. "Uyadela" (Miriam Makeba) 2:30
  10. "Mamoriri" (Miraim Makeba) 1:40
  11. "Le Fleuve" (Stephane Golmann) 2:00
  12. "Come to Glory" 2:30

Personnel[edit]

  • Miriam Makeba - vocals
  • Laura Brower, Marvin Falcon, Samuel Brown - guitar
  • William Salter - bass guitar
  • Auchee Lee - drums, percussion
  • Hugh Masekela - trumpet, arranger, conductor
  • Morris Goldberg - alto saxophone
  • James Cleveland - trombone

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sylvia Lovina Chidi The Greatest Black Achievers in History 2014 -- 1291909338 p.129 "