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Akabu

Akabu has been played on NTS over 10 times, featured on 11 episodes and was first played on 26 November 2015.

English female reggae/soul/funk/hip-hop band who recorded on the On-U Sound label with producer Adrian Sherwood. In 1981 a group of seven female musicians formed a band called African Woman - the world's first widely-known all female reggae band. They were Shelomi Coke, Diane White, Caroline Williams, Paulette Coke, Valerie Skeete, Barbara Grossett and Vyris Edghill. Their debut album 'African Woman Abroad' was released in 1982.

In 1985 Valerie Skeete and Vyris Edghill took another avenue and recorded a soul track, "Watch Yourself" under the name of…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Ravi Shankar
Dub Syndicate, Bim Sherman, Akabu
On-U Sound1993
Ravi Shankar
Dub Syndicate, Bim Sherman, AkabuOn-U Sound1993
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Stampede
Akabu
Viva Music1990
Stampede
AkabuViva Music1990
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Watch Yourself (Instrumental)
Akabu feat. Double Dee & Steinski
Tommy Boy1984
Watch Yourself (Instrumental)
Akabu feat. Double Dee & SteinskiTommy Boy1984
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Akabu / Akabu Theme (Raw Dub)
Akabu
On-U Sound2015
Akabu / Akabu Theme (Raw Dub)
AkabuOn-U Sound2015
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Stampede
Dub Syndicate, Bim Sherman, Akabu
On-U Sound1993
Stampede
Dub Syndicate, Bim Sherman, AkabuOn-U Sound1993
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Watch Yourself (Vocals)
Akabu feat. Double Dee & Steinski
Tommy Boy1984
Watch Yourself (Vocals)
Akabu feat. Double Dee & SteinskiTommy Boy1984
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