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Admittedly, I only know her first two albums on Capitol because of this wonderful package. My interest in her is an extension of my interest in David Axelrod, as he worked on the albums on that disc.

But those albums are fantastic!

I've never actually seen any of her albums on a record store shelf, but a quick search on Discogs reveals she has a pretty decent catalogue.

What say you?

Totally different head. Totally. (Austin), Monday, 11 February 2019 18:18 (six months ago) link

https://youtu.be/qsBKXy5e9zs

the late great, Monday, 11 February 2019 18:25 (six months ago) link

https://youtu.be/C0QLHa7hUv0

the late great, Monday, 11 February 2019 18:26 (six months ago) link

i was just looking for a good version of that one!!

the late great, Monday, 11 February 2019 18:35 (six months ago) link

Mahlalela's first minute is pure glory made into music. The whole album is soulful, I should listen to it in entirety more often.
To the people who wanted to learn to pronounce gqom, you can also start with qonqoza (or do the c from mncane, or the -hl, -hl never -shl).

Nabozo, Monday, 11 February 2019 18:48 (six months ago) link

letta is god of course

Fuck the NRA (ulysses), Monday, 11 February 2019 19:33 (six months ago) link


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