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Sonny Okosun

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Sonny Okosun

Sonny Okosun has been played on NTS in shows including Saying w/ Nadeem, featured first on 1 February 2015. Songs played include Highlife (Dub Version), Revolution Stop and Which Way Nigeria.

Born in Enugu, South Eastern Nigeria on January 1, 1947,in 1964 he founded the Postmen, a British Invasion covers band. A year later Okosun visited London for the first time as part of a theatre group--in the wake of the early 1966 government coup d'etat that led to the Biafra conflict. In 1974 he formed his own psychedelic rock unit Paperback Limited, which he helmed until, Upon dissolving the group Okosun again reinvented…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Highlife (Dub Version)
Sonny Okosun
Love International X Test Pressing, Love International Recordings, Test Pressing Editions2018
Highlife (Dub Version)
Sonny OkosunLove International X Test Pressing, Love International Recordings, Test Pressing Editions2018
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Revolution Stop
Sonny Okosun "Ozziddi"
EMI1978
Revolution Stop
Sonny Okosun "Ozziddi"EMI1978
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Which Way Nigeria
Sonny Okosuns
Jive Afrika, Arista1984
Which Way Nigeria
Sonny OkosunsJive Afrika, Arista1984
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Highlife (Radio Version)
Sonny Okosun
Shanachie1984
Highlife (Radio Version)
Sonny OkosunShanachie1984
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With Love
Sonny Okosuns Ozziddi
Radic1979
With Love
Sonny Okosuns OzziddiRadic1979
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Fire In Soweto
Sonny Okosun "Ozziddi"
EMI1978
Fire In Soweto
Sonny Okosun "Ozziddi"EMI1978
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