Various Doing It In Lagos Boogie Pop Disco In 1980s Nigeria

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Namespaces Article Talk. Views Read Edit View history. Languages Add links. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Eager to sound as American as possible with no hint of the fervour for afro-beat, afro-rock and afrocentric thinking that the s had thrown up, a new generation of young artists and performers turned their backs on their cultural roots in music and sought a new kind of stardom and fame firmly connected to the glossy, snazzy world of the s that was erupting in the USA and Europe.

The s flares and cuban heels began to disappear, in their place came sleek suits, rolled-up sleeves, bow-ties, jumpsuits, leather jackets, greased hair and a firm nod in the stylistic direction of Michael Jackson. Steered at the helm by a handful of legendary producers who had cut their teeth in the studios and groups s Jake Sollo, Lemmy Jackson, Tony Essien, Odion Iruoje alongside some fresh new faces Nkono teles and Tony Okoroji the scene was fronted by a new generation of young singers both male and female and with the economy flourishing album sales were at an all time high.

Mike Umoh. Where Is the Answer. Burnis Moleme. Sony Enang. Groove I Like. Roy Obika. Godfrey Odili. Ore Mi. Toby Foyeh. Colourful Environment. Gboyaga Adelaja.

On the Air [Rap Mix]. Lexy Mella. Be My Lady [Mix]. Nkono Teles. Only You Steve Monite. Enjoy Your Life Oby Onyioha. Ivory Kio Amachree. Holiday Action Livy Ekemezie. Funk With Me Danny Offia. Too Hot Rick Asikpo. Distant Lover Terry Mackson. Burning Jungle Ofege. Shake Your Body Mike Umoh.

It collects Nigerian pop and club culture tracks released in the late s through the s. Though afrobeat , led by artists like Fela Kuti , dominated Nigerian music during the s, Doing It In Lagos chronicles Nigerian music's move away from the afrocentric style of afrobeat and toward more American forms of pop music in the s. Many of the tracks are rare and, prior to this album's release, were sold for high prices in online auctions.

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Peter Abdul. Only You. Steve Monite. Enjoy Your Life. Oby Onyioha. Kio Amachree. Holiday Action. Livy Ekemezie. Willy Roy. Funk With Me. Danny Offia. Too Hot. Rick Asikpo. Distant Lover. Terry Mackson. Track Listing - Disc 2. Burning Jungle. Indentify With Your Root.