Track List

Theodore Nemy & His Band - Come Back

Funkees - Slipping Into Darkness

Hykkers - I Want A Break Thru

The Hygrades - In The Jungle (Vocal)

Shadow Abraham With Monomono Friends - Babalawo

Waves - Wake Up You

War-Head Constriction - Shower Of Stone

Question Mark - Love

Action 13 - Set Me Free

Jay U Experience - Baby Rock

The Doves - Flying Bird

Kukumbas - Awa Lani Arawa

The Believers - Life Will Move

Tony Grey & The Black 7 - The Feelings

Ceejebs - Life In Cannan

The Identicals - Who Made The World

V/A - Wake Up You! The Rise And Fall of Nigerian Rock: 1972-1977, Vol. 2 (2xLP)
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The Western world was in the throes of peace, love and flower power as Nigeria descended into Civil War in 1967. The rock scene that developed during the following three years of bloodshed and destruction would come to heal the country, propagate the world-wide ideal of the Modern Nigerian, and propel Fela to stardom after conflict ended in 1970. Wake Up You! tells the story of this time, pays homage to these now-forgotten musicians and their struggle, and brings to light the funk and psychedelic fury they created as they wrested free of the ravages of the late 1960s and created thrilling, original Nigerian rock music throughout the 1970s.