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Band, *1969 GB, London

British Afro-pop band, founded in London in 1969 by four expatriate African and three Caribbean musicians Members have included: Teddy Osei, Sol Amarfio, Kofi Ayivor, Kari Bannerman, Victor Mensah, Gregg Kofi Brown, Colin Graham, Bessa Simons, Kwame Yeboah, Chris Jerome. When credited as a company, please use Osibisa (2).

bvoc, voc *1961 GB
Chris Jerome
key, p
Kofi Ayivor
cng, perc
PortraitRobert Bailey
p, org, tim
PortraitTeddy Osei
fl, ts *1937 GB
PortraitColin Graham
tr, fh
Paul Golly
PortraitErrol Reid
key GB
PortraitMac Tontoh
fh, tr 1940-2010
PortraitSol Amarfio
dr, cwb, bgo
PortraitLoughty Amao
bs, ts, cng
PortraitMike Odumosu
eb, b
PortraitKiki Gyan
syn 1957-2004 GH
PortraitRoy Bedeau
eb, perc, kal 1948-2010 NL
Emmanuel Rentzos
key GB
Potato Darku
cng, perc
Robert Abia
PortraitWendell Richardson
PortraitAlfred Bannerman
g, acg
Fred Coker
PortraitJake Sollo
g NG
PortraitJean-Karl Dikoto Mandengue
b, perc *1948
PortraitBessa Simons
key, org
PortraitGregg Brown
PortraitSpartacus R
perc, eb *1969 GB
PortraitNii Tagoe
perc, dr, djm
Popular Tracks   
Sunshine Day on The Best of Osibisa by Osibisa
Ojah Awake on Ojah Awake by Osibisa
Dance the Body Music on The Very Best Of by Osibisa
The Warrior on Ojah Awake by Osibisa
Who's Got the Paper on Osibirock by Osibisa
Welcome Home on The Very Best Of by Osibisa
Coffee Song on The Very Best Of by Osibisa
Woyaya on Woyaya by Osibisa
Dance the Body Music on The Best of Osibisa by Osibisa
Fire on Happy Children by Osibisa

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Band Membership

Title Artist Year Type
Osibisa Afro MixOsibisa2016Album
Osibisa TribalOsibisa2016Album
Singles As Bs & 12 InchesOsibisa2015Compil.
In Concert 1972Osibisa2013Album
Osibisa - Songs From The Album: Welcome Home / Ojah Awake / Black Magic Night: Live At The Royal Festival HallOsibisa2009Compil.
The Very Best OfOsibisa2009Compil.
Osee YeeOsibisa2009Album
Selected WorksOsibisa2008Compil.
Sunshine Day - The HitsOsibisa2008Compil.
Коллекция Альбомов 1971-1975Osibisa2004Album
Woyaya / HeadsOsibisa2004Compil.
Osibirock / Happy ChildrenOsibisa2004Compil.
Welcome Home / OsibisaOsibisa2004Compil.
MTV Music HistoryOsibisa2003Compil.
Wango Wango - The Ultimate CollectionOsibisa2003Compil.
Live From The Marquee ClubOsibisa2003Album
African Dawn, African FlightOsibisa2002Compil.
Sunshine DayOsibisa2002Compil.
Aka Kakra - AcousticOsibisa2001Album
Very Best Of OsibisaOsibisa2000Compil.
Sunshine Day - The Pye/Bronze AnthologyOsibisa1999Compil.
Live At CropredyOsibisa1998Album
Classic HitsOsibisa1998Compil.
The Best OfOsibisa1997Compil.
Greatest HitsOsibisa1997Compil.
The Ultimate CollectionOsibisa1997Compil.
The Best Of OsibisaOsibisa1997Compil.
Sunshine Day / Their Greatest HitsOsibisa1997Compil.
Sunshine DayOsibisa1996Single
Celebration - The Best Of OsibisaOsibisa1995Compil.
African FlightOsibisa1995Compil.
Super Fly T.N.T.Osibisa1995Compil.
The Golden Collection OfOsibisa1995Compil.
Recorded Live In India 1981Osibisa1994Album
The Best OfOsibisa1994Compil.
Criss Cross RhythmsOsibisa1991Compil.
The WarriorOsibisa1991Compil.
Sunshine DayOsibisa1991Compil.
The Best Of OsibisaOsibisa1991Compil.
The Best Of Osibisa - 3 Album Set: Welcome Home / Ojah Awake / African FlightOsibisa1990Compil.
Sunshine Day (Re-Mix '90)Osibisa1990Single
African Criss CrossOsibisa1990Album
Getting HotOsibisa1987Album
Raghupati Raghava Raja RamOsibisa1983Single
Live At The MarqueeOsibisa1983Album
Osibisa Unleashed (Original Live Recording - Concert Tour India - '81)Osibisa1982Album
Move Your BodyOsibisa1982Album
The Best Disco In Town (Pt.2 ), Hot Line, The Coffee Song, I Want MoreThe Ritchie Family, The Sylvers, Osibisa, Can1982Single
Pata Pata / MalaikaOsibisa1982Single
Osibisa Like's LiveOsibisa1981Album
Raghupati Raghava Raja RamOsibisa1981Single
Celebration / Moving OnOsibisa1980Single
Movin' OnOsibisa1980Album
Pata Pata / JumboOsibisa1980Single
Pata Pata / JumboOsibisa1980Single
Oreba (Magic People) / Moving OnOsibisa1980Album
Mystic EnergyOsibisa1980Album
Dance The Body Music / Sunshine DayOsibisa1979Single
The WarriorOsibisa1978Album
Living Loving FeelingOsibisa1978Single
UntitledOsibisa, America, Steely Dan, Dr. Hook1977Compil.
Black Magic NightOsibisa1977Album
The Warrior / SakaboOsibisa1977Single
Welcome HomeOsibisa1976Album
Welcome Home / Do It Like It IsOsibisa1976Single
The Coffee Song / Keep On TryingOsibisa1976Album
Ojah AwakeOsibisa1976Album
Dance The Body MusicOsibisa1976Single
Dance The Body MusicOsibisa1976Single
Ojah AwakeOsibisa1976Album
Sunshine Day / Bobo StepOsibisa1976Single
Welcome HomeOsibisa1975Album
Sunshine DayOsibisa1975Single
Welcome HomeOsibisa1975Single
The Very Best Of Osibisa Welcome HomeOsibisa1975Compil.
The WarriorOsibisa1975Single
Kung Fu Fighting / Sunshine Day / Feels Like I'm In LoveCarl Douglas / Osibisa / Kelly Marie1974Album
Fire / AdwoaOsibisa1974Single
Who's Got The PaperOsibisa1974Single
Who's Got The Paper / FireOsibisa1974Single
لا إلآ إلاّ الله = La Ila I La La / Oye MamaOsibisa1973Single
Muzyka Improwizowana Z Różnych Stron ŚwiataOsibisa, Egberto Gismonti, Víctor Monge "Serranito", Mohammad Ahmed Khan1973Compil.
Happy ChildrenOsibisa1973Album
Super Fly T.N.T. (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Osibisa1973Album
Super Fly ManOsibisa1973Single
Superfly ManOsibisa1973Single
Super Fly ManOsibisa1973Single
T.N.T / BrotherhoodOsibisa1973Single
Happy ChildrenOsibisa1973Single
Kokorokoo/ So So Mi La SoOsibisa1972Single
Ayiko Bia / Think About The PeopleOsibisa1972Single
Magnifico 7 (Beautiful 7) / Y Sharp / SurvivalOsibisa1972Single
Che Che KuleOsibisa1972Single
Osibisa / WoyayaOsibisa1972Compil.
Best OfOsibisa1972Compil.
Stereo Pop Special-10Osibisa1972Album
Survival / Think About The PeopleOsibisa1972Single
Survival / Move OnOsibisa1972Single
Spirits Up AboveOsibisa1972Compil.
Wango Wango / Ana-BoOsibisa1972Single
Survival / WoyayaOsibisa1971Single
The DawnOsibisa1971Single
Black Ant / KotokoOsibisa1971Single
Music For Gong GongOsibisa1971Single
Who's Got The PaperOsibisaSingle
Gong Gong / OrangesOsibisaSingle
She's Groovy Freak / Dance The Body MusicThe Real Thing / OsibisaAlbum
Wholly Bully / The Lion's WalkOsibisaAlbum
Music For Gong Gong / Think About The PeopleOsibisaSingle
Feels GoodOsibisaAlbum
Super DeluxeOsibisaCompil.
Music For Gong Gong / AkwaabaOsibisaSingle
Woyaya / HeadsOsibisaCompil.
Cheche Kule / Sweet SoundzOsibisaSingle
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