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Sonny Okosuns Ozziddi - Power To The People Album

Sonny Okosuns Ozziddi - Power To The People Album
Power To The People
Sonny Okosuns Ozziddi
Afrobeat, Highlife, Reggae
NEMI (LP) 0400
MP3 album size:
2558 mb
FLAC album size:
2978 mb
EMI International


1Power To The People8:10
2Dance Of The Elephants7:29
3The Struggle Continues5:41
4Let There Be Light6:02


  • Arranged By [Co-Arranger]Jake Sollo (tracks: B1)
  • Arranged By, Composed By, Concept By, Leader, Lead Vocals, Liner Notes, Producer, Written-BySonny Okosun
  • Backing BandSonny Okosuns Ozziddi
  • Bass Guitar, ChorusVincent Toko
  • ChorusLinda Hall (tracks: A1), Lorna Rowe (tracks: A1), Ozziddi
  • Concept By, DesignMohammed Arahi
  • Concept By, Photography ByClaire Hershman, Peter Murphy
  • Congas, ChorusPatrick Oziegbe
  • Drums, Percussion, ChorusMoses Egbe
  • Engineer [Recording]Dave Flower, Ron Hill
  • GraphicsKolorgrafiks Lagos
  • Guitar, ChorusBerkely "Ike" Jones, George Achini
  • Keyboards, ChorusJohnny Woode
  • Rhythm Guitar, ChorusNelson Tackie
  • Tenor Saxophone, ChorusAkin Nat, Goddy John
  • Trumpet, ChorusMonday Ebor


Sonny Okosuns Ozziddi's 10th release , a highlife- and reggae-inflected Afrobeat LP.
Bottom right of front cover states: "Originality is from creativemen (sic) and only creativemen can originate originality. Dedicated to Bobby Benson and Wole Soyinka".
Notes on back about track B2: "Inspired from the Portuguese Liberation chant 'A Luta Continua'. The song is simply the voice of a freed slave searching for freedom for the rest of his brothers."


  • Record Company – EMI (Nigeria) Ltd.
  • Recorded At – EMI (Manchester Sq.) Studios
  • Printed By – Record Manufacturers Nigeria Ltd. [R.M.N.L.]


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