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Wake Up You! The Rise and Fall of Nigerian Rock, 1972-1977 Vol. 1

VINYL: Standard 2 LP, download card.
CD: 1 disc, hardcover book vol. 1 (104 pages).

Read about it: Wake Up You! The Rise and Fall of Nigerian Rock, 1972-1977

This “standard” 2LP set follows the now-OOP Record Store Day edition. It comes with a download card with full audio and a 104 page digital booklet (as a .pdf) filled with never-seen photos and detailed liner notes by Nigerian musicologist and researcher Uchenna Ikonne (Who Is William Onyeabor?; Brand New Wayo: Nigerian Boogie and Disco, etc.), with all tracks fully licensed from the bands themselves.

Also see: Wake Up You, Vol. 2 (coming May 2016)

01. Never Never Let Me Down
Formulars Dance Band
3:53
02. Keep On Moving
Hygrades
4:02
03. Everybody Likes Something Good
Ify Jerry Krusade
3:18
04. In The Jungle (Instrumental)
Hygrades
3:08
05. Onye Ije
Strangers
2:50
06. Stone The Flower
Hykkers
2:52
07. Baby I Need You
Funkees
3:38
08. Mother
Waves
4:13
09. Beautiful Daddy
Ofo The Black Company
3:39
10. Graceful Bird
War-head Constriction
3:48
11. Ije Udo
Magnificent Zenians
3:44
12. Never Too Late
Apostles
6:06
13. Groove The Funk
Aktion
4:54
14. Ballad of a Sad Young Woman
Wrinkar Experience
4:45
15. I Can’t Be Satisfied
Founders 15
3:07
16. Float
Tirogo
5:25
17. Scram Out
Question Mark
3:46
18. Tell Me
P.R.O.
8:13