Formed by Bollywood band producer and Barry Adamson collaborator Joe Sax, Xangbetos also includes Transglobal Undergrounds rhythm machine Hamilee, Zulu singer & choregorapher Doreen Thebokile Webster and Ex-TGU jazz wordsmith Neill Sparks.
CDS: Xangbetos - Size of an Elephant EP[NR72CD]
Released 1997 on Nation Records. Written and produced by Cohen, Lee, Sparks and Webster, except track 4 written by Cohen, Lee and Sparks and produced by Xangbetos and Alex Kasiek. Additonal remix and production on track 2 by Nelson Dilation and on track 3 by Yam Yam. Tracks 1-3 feature the vocals of Doreen Thebokile Webster. This is a fantastic EP and a much sought after classic from the ever reliable Nation vaults, combining West African horns and South African vocal harmonies with a bit of the US Deep South.
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