Tony Allen Plays With Afrika 70

Progress

KSTA-04
Release Notes
  • Part of the Tony Allen reissue series, which includes full reissues of the classic late 70’s solo albums
  • Restored artwork from the original issues
  • Each deluxe LP reissue is limited to 500 copies

In 1976 Fela Anikulapo Kuti and Afrika 70 released a total of 8 albums including the hit Zombie. At the time of their height Tony Allen, Fela’s drummer, decided to release a follow-up album to Jealousy. Progress was the result of a series of studio sessions, featuring Fela himself with a tenor solo on the title-track. The b-side contains the dancefloor filler ‘Afro Disco Beat’.