DISCOGRAPHY: 1990-1999
presented by douglas payne
looking to buy? find it @ amazon.com or GEMM

DELIVERANCE
Jonathan Butler
New York: c. 1990

Vincent Henry (sax); Michael Bearden (key); Jonathan Butler (g, arr); Wayne Brathwaite (b, arr); Omar Hakim (d); Don Allias; Hugh Masekela, Nonhlanhla Mbambo, Fana Kehana, Sayedwa Thokozie, Selaelo Maredi, Lorraine Mahlangu Richards (vcl).

a. Welcome Home (Jonathan Butler) - 5:33

Note: Other titles without Hugh Masekela

Issues: a on Jive 1329-2-J [CD]
Singles: Jive 13741 [12].
Producer: Wayne Brathwaite


IN CONCERT - VUKANI
Hugh Masekela
Live at Subterania Club, London, England: March 1990

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl); Morris Goldberg (sax); Tony Cedras (key); John Selowane (g); Emanuel Gatewood (b); Damon Duewhite (d); Remi Kabaka, Francis Fuster (perc). 

a. Bring Back Nelson Mandela
b. If You Don't Know Me By Now
(plus 6 other unknown titles)

Issues: BMG Video (E) 790 363 [VHS] (issued June 1990).


BEATIN' AROUN DE BUSH
Hugh Masekela
Hollywood, California: Spring 1990-1992

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); Teco Cardoso (ts); Todd Jasmin (key); Lawrence Matshiza (g); Bakithi Khumalo (el-b); Richard Druz (d, perc, arr); Clydene Jackson Edwards, Fred White (background vcl).

a. (ZFA3-4037) Steppin' Out (Joe Jackson) - 3:34
b. (ZFA3-4041) Rock With You (Rod Temperton) - 3:32

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); Morris Goldberg (as); Tony Cedras (key, arr); Bakithi Khumalo (el-b); Damon Duewhite (d); Francis Fuster (perc).

c. (ZFA3-4038) Ngena-Ngena (Instrumental) (Tony Cedras) - 6:07

Hugh Masekela (vcl); Richard Druz (vcl arr).

d. (ZFA3-4039) Ngena (Acapella) (Bakithi Khumalo) - 0:52

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, background vcl); Morris Goldberg (whistle); Tony Cedras (key, background vcl); Bakithi Khumalo (el-b, background vcl); Thandi Bhengu, Lebohang Morake, Ronald Kunene, Ambition Sandqnela, Cussie Kunene (background vcl).

e. (ZFA3-4040) Batsumi (Mayibuye i Afrika) (Tony Cedras) - 7:36

Hugh Masekela (flhrn,arr); Morris Goldberg (as); Tony Cedras (key, arr); Bakithi Khumalo (el-b); Damon Duewhite (d); Dudu Pukwana (arr).

f. (ZFA3-4042) Polina (Hugh Masekela/Dudu Pukwana) - 6:57

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl, background vcl); Morris Goldberg (whistle); Tony Cedras (g, accordian, background vcl); Bakithi Khumalo (el-b, background vcl); Thandi Bhengu, Lebohang Morake, Ronald Kunene, Ambition Sandqnela, Cussie Kunene (background vcl); Richard Druz (arr).

g. (ZFA3-4043) Languta (Hugh Masekela) - 6:47

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, arr); Morris Goldberg (as); Tony Cedras (key); Bakithi Khumalo (el-b); Damon Duewhite (d); Francis Fuster (cga); Remi Kabaka (talking d).

h. (ZFA3-4044) Sekunjalo (aka Bye Bye Bethelezi) (Hugh Masekela) - 7:24

Richard Cummings (key); George Doering (g); Bakithi Khumalo (el-b); Gene Jackson (d); Remi Kabaka (talking d); Hugh Masekela, Guy Spells, Pauline Faraee, Jynnifer Quick, Sandy Simmons (background vcl); Richard Druz (arr).

i. (ZFA3-4045) U-Mama (Hugh Masekela/Richard Druz) - 4:07

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, key, vcl); Gboyaga Adelaja, Tony Cedras (key); Stanley Todd (g); Yaw Opoku (el-b); Frankie Todd (d); Richard Druz (timbales, arr); Francis Fuster (perc); Guy Spells, Pauline Faraee, Jynnifer Quick (background vcl).

j. (ZFA3-4046) Beatin' Aroun De Bush (Hugh Masekela/Richard Druz) - 6:29

Issues: a-j on Novus 63136-2 [CD], BMG (Jap) BVCP-222 [CD]. 
Samplers: c-h also on Novus 9026 68714-2 [CD] titled BEST OF HUGH MASEKELA ON NOVUS. e also on
Heita! (SA) CDHEITA036 [CD] titled THE COLLECTION.
Producer: Richard Druz
Engineer: Alex Kazanagras
Notes: Hugh Masekela


EYES ON TOMORROW
Miriam Makeba
Johannesburg, South Africa: c. 1990-1991

Themba Mkhize, Paul Hamner (key); Lawrence Matshiza (g); Victor Masondo (b, background vcl, arr); Damon Duewhite (d); John Hassane (perc); Miriam Makeba (vcl); Thembi Mtshali, Faith Kekane, Debs Fraser, Wings Segale (background vcl).

a. I Still Long For You (Victor Masondo/J.B. Arthur/Steve McEwan) - 4:43

Themba Mkhize (key); Lawrence Matshiza (g); Bakithi Khumalo (b); Damon Duewhite (d); John Hassane (perc); Miriam Makeba (vcl); Wings Segale, Stella Khumalo, Debs Fraser, Faith Kekane (background vcl); Victor Masondo (background vcl, arr).

b. We Speak Peace (J.B. Arthur) - 5:08

Themba Mkhize (key); Nelson Lee (key, vcl, background vcl, arr); Victor Masondo (b, background vcl, arr); Damon Duewhite (d); John Hassane (perc); Miriam Makeba (vcl).

c. Birds (Nelson Lee) - 3:11

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, arr); Themba Mkhize (key); Bheki Khoza (g); Bakithi Khumalo (b); Damon Duewhite (d); John Hassane (perc); Miriam Makeba (vcl); Thembi Mtshali, Faith Kekane, Debs Fraser (background vcl).

d. Vukani (Hugh Masekela) - 5:06

Johannesburg, South Africa and Brussels, Belgium: c. 1990-1991
Joey Mabe (org); Themba Mkhize (key); Lawrence Matshiza (g); Victor Masondo (b, background vcl, arr); Damon Duewhite (d); Miriam Makeba, Nina Simone (vcl); Wings Segale, Thembi Mtshali, Faith Kekane, Debs Fraser (background vcl).

e. Thulasizwe (traditional)/I Shall Be Released (Bob Dylan) - 3:46

Note: Other titles without Hugh Masekela.

Issues: a-e on Polydor 849 313-2 (issued June 1991).
Samplers: e also on Wrasse (E) WRASS 062 [CD] titled MIRIAM MAKEBA - THE DEFINITIVE COLLECTION
Producer: Victor Masondo and Hugh Masekela (a-c). Hugh Masekela (d). Victor Masondo, Hugh Masekela and Robert Meglioli (e). 
Engineer: Dave Subcleve (a-d). Dave Subcleve, Marc Maerschalck (e).


HOMECOMING CONCERT
Hugh Masekela
Live at Standard Bank Arena; Johannesburg, South Africa: May 25, 1991

Hugh Masekela (tp, flhrn, perc, vcl, co-arr, concert dir); Morris Goldberg (as, f, pennywhistle, perc, vcl); Richard Cummings (key, vcl); Lawrence Matshiza (g, vcl); Bakhiti Khumalo (b, vcl); Damon Due White (d, vcl); Francis Fuster, Remi Kabaka, Isaac Asante (perc, vcl) with:

Sankomoto: Thabang Matuna (tp); Budhaza Mapefane (sax); Mandla Masuku (sax, vcl); Richard Sekgopela (key); Patrick Mogamme, Joe-Man Tladi (key, vcl); Frank Moki Leepa (g, vcl); Mpho Manoto (b, vcl); Sponki Mokoena (d); Doods Molefi (perc, vcl); Tsepo Mobu Tshola (lead vcl) 

Bayete: Levi Kgasi (tp); Sello Mphatsoane (tp, flhrn); Joe Matseka (sax, vcl); Themba Mkhize (key, co-arr, musical dir); Arthur Shabala (key, vcl); Fana Zulu (b); Sello Montoedi (d, vcl); Makhaya Mahlangu (perc); Jabu Khanyile (lead vcl).

Princess Mthembu; Palesa Singers (Felicia Marion, Faith Kekana, Stella Khumalo) (vcl); Baobab Dancers (Todd Twala, Thembi Nyandeni, Molise) (dance); Thembi Mtshali (coreographer).

  • a. Opening Poem (Isaac Asante) - 1:36
    b. Ntyilo Ntyilo (aka Ntjilo, Ntjilo) (Alan Salinga) - 2:00
    c. Sekunjalo (instrumental) (aka Bye Bye Bethelezi) (Hugh Masekela) - 3:03
    d. District Six - 7:44
    e. Dobbshire (aka Excuse Me Baby) (Hugh Masekela) - 2:41
    g. Johannesburg (aka Johannesburg Hi-Lite Jive
         (Eric Songxaka/Jonas Gwangwa) - 2:24
    h. Sekunjalo (vocal) (Hugh Masekela) - 2:35
    i. Inkhaya Lami - 1:14
    j. Uptownship (Hugh Masekela) - 1:22
    k. Ha Le Se (Caiphus Semnya) - 7:33
    l. Stop The War - 5:13
    m. Stimela Sa Se Zola - 8:25
    n. Zabalaza - 2:29
    o. Lah'l Umlenze - 6:40
    p. Stimela (Hugh Masekela) - 5:14
    q. N'kosi Sikeleli Africa (traditional) - 13:34

Issues: a-q on Shanachie 107 [DVD] (issued 2000). a-q also on SMV (SA) 52 [VHS] titled HUGH MASEKLA LIVE - SEKUNJALO: FIRST SOUTH AFRICAN TOUR FROM EXILE.
Producer: Sergio


UNDERGROUND
29th Street Saxophone Quartet
New York: c. 1991

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); Rich Rothenberg (ts); Bobby Watson (as, arr); Ed Jackson (as);  Jim Hartog (bs).

a. Free At Last (For Mandela) (Robert Watson) - 4:29

Note: Other titles without Hugh Masekela.

Issues: a on Antilles 422-848 415-2 [CD]. 
Samplers: a also on Antilles NARM 2 titled THE WORLD IS GIFTED.
Producer: Brian Bacchus
Engineer: Tony Battaglia and Julio Pena


AWA IYÔ
Ivan Lins
New York, Rio de Janiero and Los Angeles: c. 1991

Hugh Masekela (tp solo); Ivan Lins (key, vcl); Larry Williams (key); Heitor T.P. (g); Tony Levin (b); Vinnie Colaiuta (d); Fernando Pirulito, Armando Marcal, Lennie Castro (perc); Gracinha Laporace, Kevyn Lettau, Carol Rogers (background vcl).

a. Clareou - It Brightened (Ivan Lins/Vitor Martin) - 5:27

Note: Other titles without Hugh Masekela.

Issues: a on Reprise 9 26499-2 [CD].
Producer: Stewart Levine and Larry Williams. Executive Producer: Jolie Jones
Engineer: Daren Klein. Additional engineering: Moogy Canazio.


IN AFRICAN EYES
René McLean
Johannesburg, South Africa: March and April 1992

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); René McLean (as); Moses Molelekwa (p); Jonny Choncho (g); Bakhiti Khumalo (b); Ian Herman (d); Jon Hassan, Papa Kouyate (perc); Stella Khumalo, Faith Kekana, Doborah Fraser, Zamo Mbuto, Victor Ntoni (background vcl).

a. Africa Sondela (René McLean) - 5:11

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); René McLean (ss, shakuhachi); Rashid Lanie (p); Jonny Choncho (g); Victor "Mr. President" Masondo (b); Ian Herman (d); Jon Hassan, Papa Kouyate (perc); Stella Khumalo, Faith Kekana, Doborah Fraser, Zamo Mbuto, Victor Ntoni (background vcl).

b. Kiliminjaro (Mackay Davashe) - 3:52

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); René McLean (ts); Rashid Lanie (p); Bheki Khoza (g); Bakhiti Khumalo (b); Lulu Gontsana (d).

c. Masquerade (Leon Russell) - 5:23

Note: Other titles without Hugh Masekela.

Issues: a-c on Triloka 7195-2 [CD], Victor (Jap) VICP-5249 [CD].
Producer: K.D. Kagel & René McLean. Executive Producer: K.D. Kagel
Engineer: Peter Thwaites
Notes: René McLean, K.D. Kagel. 


HAT FULL OF STARS
Cyndi Lauper
c. 1993

collective personnel inc. Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl, background vcl); Eric Bazilian (sax, p, dulcimer, g, mandolin, b, background vcl, arr, d programming); Cyndi Lauper (recorder, vcl, background vcl); Rob Paparozzi (hca); Nicky Holland (p, key, background vcl); Jeff Bova, Marv DePeyer, Fred McFarlane (key); Allee Willis (key, b, background vcl, arr, programming); Rob Hyman (key, org, accordion, background vcl, arr); Peter Wood (key, g, b, arr, d programming); Joey Moskowitz (key, b, d programming); Carlos Alomar, Nile Rodgers, Larry Treadwell (g); Kevin Jenkins, Bakithi Kumalo, Danny Sembello (b); Anton Fig, Dave Uosikkinen (d); Bashiri Johnson (cga); Jimmy Bralower (d programming); Junior Vasquez (arr, background vcl); Deborah Fraser, Georgia Jones, Faith Kekana, Lawrence Matshiza, William Wittman, Stella Zulu (background vcl).

(possibly)
a. Broken Glass (C. Lauper/Jr. Vasquez/M. DePeyer)
b. Like I Used To (C. Lauper/A. Willis) 
c. A Part Hate (C. Lauper/T. Gray/D. Thornton)

Note: Hugh Masekela takes no distinctive horn or vocal solo here (although his vocal seems distinctive on "A Part Hate"), so it is assumed the above titles include his performance overdubbed.

Issues: a-c on Epic EK-52878 [CD]. a-c also on Epic EK-65381 titled SHE'S SO UNUSUAL / TRUE COLORS / HAT FULL OF STARS
Producer: Cyndi Lauper and Junior Lauper


HOPE
Hugh Masekela
Live at Blues Alley; Washington, DC: July 30-31 and August 1, 1993

Hugh Masekela (tp,flhrn,vcl); Ngenekhaya Mahlanghu (sax, f, perc, vcl); Themba Mkhize (key); Lawrence Matshiza (g, vcl); Bakithi Kumalo (b); Damon Duewhite (d); Remi Kabaka (perc, vcl); Los Ballederos Hornas Africanos de Townsheep (background vcl).

a. Abangoma (The Healers) (Miriam Makeba) - 4:59
b. Uptownship (Hugh Masekela) - 4:51
c. Mandela (Bring Him Back Home!) (Hugh Masekela) - 5:09
d. Grazin' In The Grass (Philemon Hou) - 3:27
e. Lady (Fela Anikulapo Kuti) - 7:00
f. Until When (Themba Mkhize) - 4:08
g. Languta (Hugh Masekela) - 8:04
h. Nomali (Caiphus Semenya) - 8:55
i. Marketplace (Hugh Masekela) - 5:28
j. Ntyilo Ntyilo (The Love Bird) (aka Ntjilo, Ntjilo) (Alan Salinga) - 5:55
k. Ha Le Se (The Dowry Song)  
     (aka He Le Se Le Li Khanna, He Le Se Le De Khanna) (Caiphus Semenya) - 5:38
l. Stimela (The Coal Train) (Hugh Masekela) - 10:00

Issues: a-l on Triloka 7203-2 [CD], Gold Circle (E) GCT-80232 [CD], Razor & Tie 85215 [CD]. 
Samplers: d also on Triloka 314 534 658-2 [CD] titled WORLD MUSIC THAT SPEAKS TO THE SPIRIT. d & i also on POW [no #] titled POW - WORLD CONCERT. h also on Sheer Sound (SA) SSPCD093 [CD] titled TOWNSHIP JAZZ - A MUSICAL HISTORY. l also on Groove Note GRV-1023-3 [SACD] titled ULTIMATE COLLECTION: GROOVE NOTE SACD STEREO & MULTICHANNEL DEMO DISC VOLUME 2 and
Heita! (SA) CDHEITA036 [CD] titled THE COLLECTION.
Producer: K.D. Kagel and Hugh Masekela. Executive Producers: Mitchell Markus, K.D. Kagel, Paul A. Sloman
Engineer: Dave Hewitt. Assistant Engineers: Phil Gitomer, Sean McClintock, Ryan Hewitt
Notes: Hugh Masekela (October 25, 1993) 


SEKUNJALO - NOW IS THE TIME - THE OFFICIAL ANC ALBUM
Various Artists
various locations: c. 1993

Hare Yeng with others unknown.

a. Sankomata (Frank Moki Leepa)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); Themba Mkhize (key,vcl) with others unknown.

b. Hand In Hand (Themba Mkhize)

Sam Bopape, Danny Kamazu, Mercy Pakela, Thobile, Zoyisile Zwelibanzi with others unknown.

c. Motherland Cry No More (Sam Bopape)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, prob. vcl); Tsepo Tshola (vcl) with others unknown.

d. Kopano Ke Matla (Tsepo Tshola)

Jennifer Ferguson with others unknown.

e. Bread And Roses (Jennifer Ferguson)

Babsy Mlangeni with others unknown.

f. Phansi Ngodlame (Babsy Mlangeni)

Condry Ziqubu with others unknown.

g. Sekunjalo (Condry Ziqubu)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl) with others unknown.

h. Come On Everybody (Hugh Masekela)

Mara Louw with others unknown.

i. Mayibuye (Mara Louw/Dumisani Ngubeni/Bill Thompson)

Lebo Morake with others unknown.

j. Set Them Free (Lebo Morake)

Blondie Makhene with others unknown.

k. Dedication (Blondie Makhene)

P.J. Powers with others unknown.

l. The Time Is Now (P.J. Powers)

Issues: a-l on Mango (E) CIDM 1110 / 524 009-2 [CD].
Producer: Themba Mkhize (b). Hugh Masekela & Themba Mkhize (d & h). Victor Masondo (e). Mark Kahn & Peter McLea (i). Mike Fuller (l). Post production & mastering: Hugh Masekela.
Engineer: Derek Gnu


TIMELESSNESS
Bheki Mseleku
prob. London: c. 1993

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); Courtney Pine (as); Bheki Mseleku (p); unknown (el-b); unknown (d).

a. Here Is Freedom (A Song For Mandela) 

Hugh Masekela (flhrn; Bheki Mseleku (p).

b. Ntyilo Ntyilo (Bird Song)

Courtney Pine (ss); Bheki Mseleku (p); unknown (el-b); unknown (d).

c. Song For Pharoah (Bheki Mseleku)

Courtney Pine (ss); Bheki Mseleku (p).

d. Closer To The Source (Bheki Mseleku)

Bheki Mseleku (p, vcl).

e. Mngomo
f. unknown title

Bheki Mseleku (ts, p).

g. unknown title

Note: The above is a 29-minute promotional video tape produced to promote the April 19, 1994, issue of Mseleku's TIMELESSNESS (Verve 314 521 306-2 [CD]). In addition to the above titles, the video also includes interviews with Mseleku, Masekela, Pine and critic John Fordham. None of the above titles appear on Verve 314 521 306-2 [CD].

Issues: None


TOGETHER AS ONE
Tandie Klaasen
Johannesburg, South Africa: June 1994, September/October 1995

Hugh Masekela (flhrn solo); Chris Letcher (p); Marc Duby (b); Lloyd Martin (d); Stef Bos (strings); Tandie Klaasen (vcl).

a. Sophiatown (Stef Bos) - 4:12

Note: Other titles without Hugh Masekela.

Issues: a on HKM (Du) 42001 [CD] (issued 1996).
Producer: Stef Bos. Co-producer: Didi Kriel.
Engineer: Lloyd Ross


JOHANNESBURG
"Hugh Masakela" (Various Artists)
Johannesburg: c. 1995

Hugh Masekela (tp); Anansa (vcl).

a. Naughty Naughty (R. Smith/Iree) - 5:02
b. Naughty Naughty (Hip-Hop Mix) (R. Smith/Iree) - 4:13

Hugh Masekela (tp); Princess M (vcl).

c. Ease-Up (R. Smith/J. Thomas Jr.) - 4:44
d. Kiss Me (J. Wellington/W. Potts) - 4:14
e. Trust Me (A. Sims/Pep Sanyongore) - 4:12

Hugh Masekela (tp); K-Cee (Abraham, Roonie Joyce and 2 others) (vcl).

f. Back In My Life (J. Wellington/S. Shandel/C. Abrahams/W. Aploon) - 4:41
g. Dig Me (Pep Sanyongore) - 4:00
h. Rollin' (J. Wellington/C. Abrahams/S. Shandel/W. Aploon) - 3:29

Hugh Masekela (tp); Khanyo (vcl).

i. That's The Only Way (R. Smith/Pep Sanyongore) - 4:54
j. You Don't Have To Pretend (R. Smith/B. Henderson) - 4:28

Note: (1) Although credited to the misspelled "Hugh Masakela," JOHANNESBURG is a compilation featuring R&B/hip-hop artists from the U.S. and Africa: Anansa, K-Cee, Princess M and Khanyo. Masekela contributes brief solo spots to the above titles. (2) Other titles without Hugh Masekela.

Issues: a-j on AEC AN 0102-2 [CD]
Producer: Ricky Smith (a, b, c, g, i & j); Wadell Potts & J. (Shane) Wellington (d); Amir Bayyan (e); Selwyn Shandel & J. (Shane) Wellington (f, h). Executive Producers: Danny Sims & David Simmons.


MANDELA: SON OF AFRICA, FATHER OF A NATION
Original Soundtrack
c. 1995
Hugh Masekela (flhrn, co-arr); Themba Mkhize (key, b); Lawrence Matchiza (g); Peter Sklair (b); Cedric Samson (d, perc, co-arr); Jennifer Jones (vcl); Zamo Mbutho, Faith Kekana, Stella Khumalo, Sipho Mabuya (background vcl).

a. Father Of Our Nation (Cedric Gradus Samson) - 3:30

The Choir Gauteng A-Team (vcl).

b. Childhood (Cedric Gradus Samson) - 1:36

unknown p, b, d, vcl.

c. Mandela - Madiba (Cedric Gradus Samson) - 0:57

unknown vcl (prob. inc. Hugh Masekela).

d. Wars Of Old (Cedric Gradus Samson) - 0:56

unknown vcl.

e. Family Theme (aka N'Kosi Sikeleli Africa) - 1:16

unknown vcl (prob. inc. Hugh Masekela).

f. Rest In Peace (Cedric Gradus Samson) - 0:34
g. Transkei (Cedric Gradus Samson) - 1:01
h. Sad Song  (Cedric Gradus Samson) - 0:42

Note: Other titles without Cedric Gradus Samson and Hugh Masekela.

Issues: a-h on Mango 314-524 305-2 [CD]
Samplers: a-h also on Palm World Voices 3132 [CD/DVD] titled MANDELA.
Producer: Cedric Gradus Samson


NOTES OF LIFE
Hugh Masekela
Johannesburg, South Africa: c. 1995

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl, co-arr); Trevor Gordon (b, key); Paul Haumer (Hanmer?) (key); Cedric Samson (d, perc, co-arr); Faith Kekana, Stella Khumalo, Mandisa Dlanga, Wings Segale, Bongani Masuku, Sipho Nxumalo, Zamo Mbutho (background vcl).

a. Mama (Hugh Masekela/Cedric Samson/Trevor Gordon) 

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl, background vcl, co-arr); Themba Mkhize (key); Lawrence Matchiza (g); Fana Zulu (b); Cedric Samson (d, perc, background vcl, co-arr); Faith Kekana, Stella Khumalo, Wendy Mseleku (Mselku?) (background vcl).

b. Heart Breaker (Hugh Masekela/Cedric Samson)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, co-arr); Trevor Gordon (key, b); Cedric Samson (d, perc, co-arr); Wendy Mselku (Mseleku?) (vcl); Faith Kekana, Stella Khumalo, Bongani Masuku (background vcl).

c. Moments Of Love (Cedric Samson/Hugh Masekela)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, co-arr); Themba Mkhize (key, b); Lawrence Matchiza (g); Peter Sklair (b); Cedric Samson (d, perc, co-arr); Zamo Mbutho, Faith Kekana, Stella Khumalo, Sipho Mabuya (background vcl).

d. Father Of Our Nation (Cedric Samson/Hugh Masekela)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, recitation, co-arr); Paul Hanmer (Haumer?) (key); Miles Shannon (g); Peter Sklair (b); Cedric Samson (d, perc, background vcl, co-arr); Zamo Mbutho, Sipho Nxumalo, Margret Motsage (background vcl).

e. Whooh! Africa (Cedric Samson/Hugh Masekela) 

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl, background vcl); Trevor Gordon (key, b, co-arr); Cedric Samson (d, background vcl, co-arr); Stella Khumalo, Faith Kekana, Bongani Masuku (background vcl).

f. No More Cryin' (Hugh Masekela/Cedric Samson/Trevor Gordon/Ladyfair)

Hugh Masekela (vcl, recitation, co-arr); Themba Mkhize (key, background vcl); Tim Hoare (key, b); Cedric Samson (d, perc, co-arr); Faith Kekana, Stella Khumalo, Wings Segale, Zamo Mbutho, Sipho Nxumalo (background vcl).

g. Talking Thoughts (Hugh Masekela/Cedric Samson/Themba Mkhize)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl, co-arr); Themba Mkhize (key); Tim Hoare (key, b); Cedric Samson (d, perc, vcl, co-arr); Zamo Mbutho, Wings Segale, Faith Kekana, Stella Khumalo (background vcl).

h. Bone Thru The Nose (Hugh Masekela/Cedric Samson/Themba Mkhize/
     Tim Hoare/Fernando)

Hugh Masekela (vcl, vcl co-arr); Trevor Gordon (key,b, co-arr); Mauritz Lotz (g); Cedric Samson (d, perc, co-arr, vcl co-arr); Faith Kekana, Stella Khumalo, Bongani Masuku (background vcl).

i. Baby Ngiya Ku Thanda (Hugh Masekela/Cedric Samson/Trevor Gordon/Ladyfair)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl, co-arr); Tim Hoare (key); Trevor Gordon (b); Cedric Samson (d, perc, vcl, co-arr); Princess Mthembu (vcl).

j. Somebody Is Stealin' My Car (Hugh Masekela/Cedric Samson/Fernando Perdigao)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, co-arr); Themba Mkhize (key, b); Lawrence Matchiza (g); Cedric Samson (d, perc, co-arr).

k. Thank You Madiba (Cedric Samson/Hugh Masekela) 

Note: (a) "Father Of Our Nation," credited here to both Cedric Samson and Hugh Masekela, is the same recording that appears on the "Father Of Our Nation" (credited solely to Cedric Gradus Samson) from the MANDELA soundtrack above with Jennifer Jones's vocal replaced by Masekela's flugelhorn. (b) A music video for "No More Tears" is included on Heita! (SA) CDHEITA036 [CD] titled THE COLLECTION.

Issues: a-k on Columbia (SA) CDCOL 8000 [CD], Columbia (Eu) 484450 [CD]. 
Samplers: a-k also on
Columbia (SA) CDBOX 049 [CD] titled NOTES OF LIFE / HOME / BLACK TO THE FUTURE. a also on Sony (E) 4982662 [CD] titled GREATEST HITS and Columbia CK-85759 [CD] titled GRAZING IN THE GRASS: THE BEST OF HUGH MASEKELA. d also on Sheer Sound (SA) SSCD [no.?] [CD] titled AFRICAN JAZZ MEN VOLUME III. f also on Heita! (SA) CDHEITA036 [CD] titled THE COLLECTION. f & h also on SonyBMG (SA) CDBSP3173 [CD] titled COLLECTIONS.
Producer: Cedric Gradus Samson, Hugh Masekela
Engineer: Fernando Perdigao
Notes: Hugh Masekela


LIFE
Simply Red
Manchester, England; London, England and Johannesburg, South Africa: c. 1995

Simply Red (Ian Kirkham (sax, EWI, key); Fritz McIntyre (key, background vcl); Meitor TP (g); Mick Hucknall (g, el-b, vcl, background vcl); Dee Johnson (background vcl)) with Hugh Masekela (tp, background vcl); Ritchie Stevens (d); Umoja Singers Chorale (Kwazi Shange, Janshi Mayo, Lawrence Matshiza, Temba Mkhize, John Hassen, Marilyn Nokwe, Beulala Hashe, Phumzile Ntuli, Stella Khumalo, Faith Kekane, Felicia Marion, Anneline Malebo, Khanya Malphumulo, Tu Nokwe, Tholo Ndlozi, Mandisa Dlanga, Vuyo Mokoena, Victor Rxumalo, Sipho Mbhele, Bongani Masuku, Zamo Mbutho, Luyanda Jezile, Ringo Madlingozi, Vuyisile Dikana, Sipho Mhlambi). 

a. We're In This Together (Mick Hucknall) - 4:14

Note: Other titles without Hugh Masekela.

Issues: a on EastWest 61853-2 [CD]. 
Singles: a also on EastWest (Eu) EW046CDX [CDS]. 
Samplers: a also on Aleph 008 [CD] titled SOMETHING TO BELIEVE IN (Lalo Schifrin).
Producer: Mick Hucknall and Stewart Levine
Engineer: Roland Herrington and Femi Jiya


PLACE OF HOPE
Various Artists
South Africa and Burbank, California: c. 1995 (?)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn solo); Themba Mkhize (key); Louis Mhlanga (g); Victor Masondo (b); Phil Meintjies (d); Luis Conte (perc); Ray Phiri, Tsepho Tshola, Nana Coyote Motijoane (vcl); Gugu Dlamini, Khanyo Maphumulo, Mthunzi Namba, Pulena Wings Segale, Wendy Mseleku, Khululiwe Sithole, Victor Masondo, Sibongile Khumalo (background vcl); Frank Leepa (arr). 

a. Now Or Never (Frank Leepa) - 4:31

Note: Other titles without Hugh Masekela.

Issues: a on Warner Bros. 9 46165-2 [CD].
Producer: Victor Masonda
Engineer: Tony Shepperd


ENJOY
MarcAlex
Cape Town, South Africa: c. 1995

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); Marc Rantseli (key, programming); Veez (key); MarcAlex (vcl, background vcl, arr); Mark Biagio (programming).

a. I Want My Baby (MarcAlex)

Note: Other titles without Hugh Masekela

Issues: a on Gallo (SA) WOND135 [CD]
Producer: MarcAlex
Engineer: Mark Biagio


REBECCA MALOPE LIVE AT THE STATE THEATER
(aka REBECCA LIVE AT THE STATE THEATER)
Rebecca Malope
Live at the State Theater: September 21, 1995

Hugh Masekela (flhrn), Rebecca Malope (vcl) + Pure Magic (Vuyo Mokoena, Eric Musi, David Mabaso, Lloyd Dlamini, David Rakhetla, Queen Ranyama, Prudence Mampe) + choir (Anneline Malebo, Mandisa Dlanga, Beulah Hashe, Wings Segale, Sipho Mbele, Sipho Nxumalo).

a. Ngiyekeleni (Sizwe Zako) 
b. Zixolise (Gibson Kente)
c. Ngegazi Lemvana (traditional)

Note: Other titles (probably) without Hugh Masekela.

Issues: a-c on CCP (SA) CDFLY(WL)562 [CD], #? [VHS], #? [DVD].
Producer: Sizwe Zako. Executive Producers: Peter Tladi and Rebecca Malope
Engineer: Peter Pearlson


WALA (ALIVE) (available for sale from Ananse Village)
Hedzoleh Soundz
San Francisco, California: 1996

Hugh Masekela (tp, flhrn); Nii Sai "Jagger" Botchway (g, perc, vcl); Paa Joe Amissah-Aidoo (el-b, shekere, vcl); Acheampong "Salas" Welbeck (trap d, vcl); James Nii Kwaku Morton, Nat "Lee Puma" Hammond (cga, vcl); Sammy "Suchie" Nortey (perc, vcl); Pat Thomas (vcl).

a. Abongo Matade (Soldiers Of Fortune) (Nat Hammond?)
b. Sumo (Obstacles Of Love)

same or similar, Hugh Masekela out.

c. Kpatsa (Tribute To Virgins) (Obo Addy?)

same or similar, add Hugh Masekela (tp, flhrn).

d. Kyekye Kule (Children's Play Song)
e. Cedo (Celebration Song)

same or similar, add Ron Van Levwaarde (rhythm g).

f. Wala-Fobi-Te (Precious Life)

same or similar, Ron Van Levwaarde out.

g. Awo-Awo (Praise To All Mothers) (Obo Addy?)

Issues: a-g on Edzo ER 10002 [CD]
Producer: Hugh Masekela.
Engineer: Larry Schalit 


BRENDA FASSIE LIVE
Brenda Fassie
Live at the State Theater; Pretoria: March 10, 1996

Hugh Masekela (uncredited), Brenda Fassie (vcl) + Bangani Fassie and others.

a. Mama

Hugh Masekela (uncredited), Tshepo Tsola, Brenda Fassie (vcl) and others.

b. Boipatong

Note: Other titles without Hugh Masekela. Special thanks to Ben Masumba Robertson for detail of this addition.

Issues: VBREN1 [VHS]


BLACK TO THE FUTURE
Hugh Masekela
Mafikeng, South Africa: c. 1997

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl, background vcl); Khaya Mahlangu (solo f); Bushy Seatlholo (p); Don Laka (key); Kenny Mathaba (g); John Selolwane (g, background vcl); Tuli Masoka (b); Jethro Shasha (d); Godfrey Mgcina (perc); Family Factory (Margaret Mostage, Vicky Vilakazi, Gift Vilakazi, Innocent Modiba, Thabo Mdluli) (background vcl).

a. Mama Ndoro (Hugh Masekela) - 5:37

Prince Lengosa (tp); Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl, background vcl); Jasper Cook (tb); Khaya Mahlangu (ts, f); Bushy Seatlholo (p); Don Laka (key); Kenny Mathaba (g); John Selolwane (g, background vcl); Tuli Masoka (b); Jethro Shasha (d); Godfrey Mgcina (perc); Family Factory (Margaret Mostage, Vicky Vilakazi, Gift Vilakazi, Innocent Modiba, Thabo Mdluli) (background vcl).

b. The Boy's Doin' It (Hugh Masekela) - 5:45

Prince Lengosa (tp); Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl, background vcl); Jasper Cook (tb); Khaya Mahlangu (ts); Don Laka (key); John Selolwane (g, background vcl); Family Factory (Margaret Mostage, Vicky Vilakazi, Gift Vilakazi, Innocent Modiba, Thabo Mdluli) (background vcl).

c. Ashiko (Orlando Julius Ekemonde) - 6:02

Prince Lengosa (tp); Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl, background vcl); Jasper Cook (tb); Khaya Mahlangu (ts); Bushy Seatlholo (p); Don Laka (key, perc); John Selolwane (g, background vcl); Tuli Masoka (b); Jethro Shasha (d); Godfrey Mgcina (perc); Family Factory (Margaret Mostage, Vicky Vilakazi, Gift Vilakazi, Innocent Modiba, Thabo Mdluli) (background vcl).

d. Chileshe (Hugh Masekela) - 6:17

Prince Lengosa (tp); Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl); Jasper Cook (tb); Khaya Mahlangu (ts); Don Laka (key, perc); Apple Seed (rap); Family Factory (Margaret Mostage, Vicky Vilakazi, Gift Vilakazi, Innocent Modiba, Thabo Mdluli) (background vcl).

e. JJC/JJD (Don Laka/Hugh Masekela) - 4:36

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl, background vcl); prob. Don Laka (p solo, key); Jethro Shasha (intro); Godfrey Mgcina (perc); Stoan (rap); Family Factory (Margaret Mostage, Vicky Vilakazi, Gift Vilakazi, Innocent Modiba, Thabo Mdluli), John Selolwane (background vcl).

f. Song Of Love (Don Laka/Hugh Masekela) - 5:18

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl, background vcl); Don Laka (key, perc); Kenny Mathaba (g); John Selolwane (g, background vcl); Tuli Masoka (b); Family Factory (Margaret Mostage, Vicky Vilakazi, Gift Vilakazi, Innocent Modiba, Thabo Mdluli) (background vcl).

g. Khawuleza (aka Khauleza and Kauleza) (Dorothy Masuka) - 5:17

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl, background vcl); Don Laka (key, perc); Apple Seed, Junior Sokhela (rap); Family Factory (Margaret Mostage, Vicky Vilakazi, Gift Vilakazi, Innocent Modiba, Thabo Mdluli) (background vcl).

h. Child Of The Earth (Hugh Masekela) - 6:13

Prince Lengosa (tp); Hugh Masekela (flhrn); Jasper Cook (tb); Khaya Mahlangu (ts); prob. Don Laka (key, perc); Kenny Mathaba, John Selolwane (g).

i. Excuse Me Baby Please! (aka Excuse Me Baby) (Hugh Masekela) - 5:26

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); Don Laka (p, key, perc); Kenny Mathaba, John Selolwane (g); Children from Mmabana Centre (background vcl).

j. Strawberries (aka Love Tastes Like Strawberries) (unknown) - 4:55

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl); Don Laka (key, perc); Kenny Mathaba (g); John Selolwane (g, background vcl); Family Factory (Margaret Mostage, Vicky Vilakazi, Gift Vilakazi, Innocent Modiba, Thabo Mdluli) (background vcl).

k. Nina (Hugh Masekela/Bullets Africaine) - 5:46

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl); Khaya Mahlangu (sax solo); Don Laka (key, perc); Kenny Mathaba, John Selolwane (g); Godfrey Mgcina (perc); Family Factory (Margaret Mostage, Vicky Vilakazi, Gift Vilakazi, Innocent Modiba, Thabo Mdluli) (background vcl).

l. Bokone (Hugh Masekela/Don Laka) - 6:11

Note: Music videos for "Chileshe" and "Strawberries" are included on Heita! (SA) CDHEITA036 [CD] titled THE COLLECTION.

Issues: a-l on Sony Jazz (E) 4894772 [CD], Columbia (SA) CDCOL 8041 [CD] (issued Feb. 1998), Shanachie 5056 [CD] (issued May 1999). 
Samplers: a-l also on
Columbia (SA) CDBOX 049 [CD] titled NOTES OF LIFE / HOME / BLACK TO THE FUTURE. a also on ? (SA) ? [CD] titled MUSIC SAFARI: THE BEST OF SOUTH AFRICAN JAZZ. a & b also on Columbia (SA) CDCOL8173 [CD] titled BEST OF AFRICAN JAZZ - TRIBUTE TO OUR HEROES. a, c, d & j also on SonyBMG (SA) CDBSP3173 [CD] titled COLLECTIONS. b & c also on Heita! (SA) CDHEITA036 [CD] titled THE COLLECTION. d also on Sheer Sound (SA) SLCD 033 [CD] titled MOMENT OF VICTORY: TUTU - THE MAN AND HIS PHILOSOPHY, ? (SA) ? [DVD] titled MADIBA MUSIC DVD - JAZZ and Putumayo PUTU 163-2 [CD] titled SOUTH AFRICAN LEGENDS. d, g & j also on Sony (E) 4982662 [CD] titled GREATEST HITS and Columbia CK-85759 [CD] titled GRAZING IN THE GRASS: THE BEST OF HUGH MASEKELA. g also on African Cream (SA) ACM-CD-011 [CD] titled THE GREAT SOUTH AFRICAN TRIP. j also on Columbia (SA) CDCOL 8253 [CD] titled BEST OF SOUTH AFRICAN JAZZ.
Producer: Don "Mahwecha" Laka. Executive Producers: Lindelani Mkhize, Hugh Masekela
Engineer: Kentse Mpahlwa
Notes: Hugh Masekela


AFRIKITI
Stewart Sukuma
Johannesburg, Sourth Africa: c. 1997-98

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); Stewart Sukuma (key, b, vcl, arr); Jimmi Dludlu (g, el-g); Fana Zulu (additional b); Cedric Gradus Samson (cga, shakers, arr); Khanyo Maphumulo, Khululiwe Sithole (background vcl).

a. Muliba? (Stewart Sukuma) - 4:53 

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); Stewart Sukuma (key, b, vcl, background vcl, arr); Jimmi Dludlu (el-g); Cedric Gradus Samson (shakers, arr); Emidio Zulfa Hassan (cga); Khanyo Maphumulo, Khululiwe Sithole (background vcl).

b. Watcha (Stewart Sukuma) - 4:06

Note: Other titles without Hugh Masekela.

Issues: a-b on Tropical Music (Ger) 68.990 [CD]
Producer: Stewart Sukuma and Cedric Gradus Samson
Engineer: Fernando Perdigao


POWERHOUSE
Wendy Mseleku
South Africa: c. 1999 (?)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); Wendy Mseleku (vcl) with others unknown.

a. Mzala
b. Mzala - Dance Mix

Note: Other titles without Hugh Masekela

Issues: a & b on Columbia (SA) CDCOL 8060 [CD].
Samplers: a also on Columbia (SA) CDCOL 8155 [CD] titled TRIBUTE TO A CHILD.


SIXTY
Hugh Masekela
South Africa: c. 1999
Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl); Arthur Tshabalala (key); John Selolwgane, Kenny Matheba (g); Fana Zulu (b); Vusi Khumalo (d); Godfrey Mgcino (perc); Family Factory (Sibongile Makgathe, Briane Makiwane, Thabo Mduli, Innocent Modiba, Steven Molakeng, Margaret Mostage, Ayanda Mseleku, Nonhlanhla Radebe, Gift Vilakazi, Vicky Vilakazi) (background vcl).

a. Fela (Hugh Masekela/Remi Kabaka)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl); Don Laka (key,arr); Arthur Tshabalala (p); Kenny Matheba, John Selolwane (g); Fana Zulu (b); Vusi Khumalo (d); Family Factory (Sibongile Makgathe, Briane Makiwane, Thabo Mduli, Innocent Modiba, Steven Molakeng, Margaret Mostage, Ayanda Mseleku, Nonhlanhla Radebe, Gift Vilakazi, Vicky Vilakazi), Thandiswa Mazwai, Khanyo Maphumulo (background vcl).

b. Thanayi (aka Nomalungelo) (Kiri Mazeze)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl); Don Laka (brass); Arthur Tshabalala (key); Selolwane (g); Fana Zulu (b); Vusi Khumalo (d); Godfrey Mgcino (perc); Family Factory (Sibongile Makgathe, Briane Makiwane, Thabo Mduli, Innocent Modiba, Steven Molakeng, Margaret Mostage, Ayanda Mseleku, Nonhlanhla Radebe, Gift Vilakazi, Vicky Vilakazi) (background vcl).

c. Shango (Hugh Masekela/Remi Kabaka)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl); Don Laka (p, key, arr); Fana Zulu (b); Sibongile Mugoma and Family Factory (Sibongile Makgathe, Briane Makiwane, Thabo Mduli, Innocent Modiba, Steven Molakeng, Margaret Mostage, Ayanda Mseleku, Nonhlanhla Radebe, Gift Vilakazi, Vicky Vilakazi) (background vcl).

d. Mamoriri (traditional) 

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl); Arthur Tshabalala (el-p); Don Laka (key,arr); John Selolwane (g); Fana Zulu (b); Vusi Khumalo (d); Godfrey Mgcino (perc); Sibongile Khumalo (vcl); Family Factory (Sibongile Makgathe, Briane Makiwane, Thabo Mduli, Innocent Modiba, Steven Molakeng, Margaret Mostage, Ayanda Mseleku, Nonhlanhla Radebe, Gift Vilakazi, Vicky Vilakazi) (background vcl).

e. Mbombela (Weldon Duru)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl, English vcl); John Selolwane (g); Fana Zulu (b); Vusi Khumalo (d); Godfrey Mgcino (perc); Thandiswa Mazwai (vcl); Family Factory (Sibongile Makgathe, Briane Makiwane, Thabo Mduli, Innocent Modiba, Steven Molakeng, Margaret Mostage, Ayanda Mseleku, Nonhlanhla Radebe, Gift Vilakazi, Vicky Vilakazi) (background vcl); Don Laka (arr).

f. Mgewundini (Martha Mdenge) 

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl); Don Laka (Fana Zulu p,arr); Arthur Tshabalala (Fana Zulu p); John Selolwane (g); Fana Zulu (b); Vusi Khumalo (d); Dave Reynolds (steel d); Godfrey Mgcino (perc); Family Factory (Sibongile Makgathe, Briane Makiwane, Thabo Mduli, Innocent Modiba, Steven Molakeng, Margaret Mostage, Ayanda Mseleku, Nonhlanhla Radebe, Gift Vilakazi, Vicky Vilakazi) (background vcl). 

g. Nomalizo (Victor Ntoni)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); Arthur Tshabalala (p); Victor Ntoni (b); Vusi Khumalo (d).

h. Bo-Masekela (Caiphus Semenya)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, arr); unknown (pennywhistle); Arthur Tshabalala (key); John Selolwane, Kenny Mathaba (g); Fana Zulu (b); Vusi Khumalo (d); unknown (steel drums); Godfrey Mgcino (perc).

i. Tamati So So (aka Malaisha) (traditional)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); prob Don Laka (key); Arthur Tshabalala (key); John Selolwane, Kenny Mathaba (g); Fana Zulu (b); Vusi Khumalo (d); Godfrey Mgcino (perc).

j. Ziphi'nkomo (Caiphus Semenya)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl); Don Laka (p, el-p, key, arr); John Selolwane, Kenny Mathaba (g); Vusi Khumalo (d); unknown (steel d); Godfrey Mgcino (perc).

k. Lizzy (Alpheus Nkosi)

Hugh Masekela (flhrn, vcl); Don Laka (key,arr); Family Factory (Sibongile Makgathe, Briane Makiwane, Thabo Mduli, Innocent Modiba, Steven Molakeng, Margaret Mostage, Ayanda Mseleku, Nonhlanhla Radebe, Gift Vilakazi, Vicky Vilakazi) (background vcl).

l. Been Such A Long Time Gone (Hugh Masekela) 

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); Don Laka (p, arr).

m. Koshana (Don Laka)

Note: (a) Aside from quite a few misspellings listed on the sleeve of Shanachie 5070 [CD] - which is the source for the detail listed above - it's possible that some instruments are credited incorrectly as well. For instance, steel drums are credited to "Nomalizo," where not audible, but not credited to "Tamati So So," "Lizzy" or "Been Such A Long Time Gone" where the instrument can be heard (although the sound could easily have been produced by synthesizer). (b) A music video for "Thanayi" is included on Heita! (SA) CDHEITA036 [CD] titled THE COLLECTION.

Issues: a-m on Sony Jazz (E) 4952272 [CD], Columbia (SA) CDCOL 8086 [CD] (issued Sept. 1999), Shanachie 5070 [CD] (issued June 2000). 
Samplers: a also on Shanachie 6630 [CD] titled AFROBEAT...NO GO DIE! TRANS-GLOBAL FUNK GROOVES. b
also on Columbia (SA) CDCOL 8253 [CD] titled BEST OF SOUTH AFRICAN JAZZ. b & d also on SonyBMG (SA) CDBSP3173 [CD] titled COLLECTIONS. b & j also on Sony (E) 4982662 [CD] titled GREATEST HITS and Columbia CK-85759 [CD] titled GRAZING IN THE GRASS: THE BEST OF HUGH MASEKELA. d also on African Cream (SA) ACM-CD018 [CD] titled THE ESSENTIAL AFRICAN TRIP. h also on Sony (Fr) 506262 2 [CD] titled THALASSA - AFRIQUE DU SUD/LE CAP. h & k also on Heita! (SA) CDHEITA036 [CD] titled THE COLLECTION. i also on Sony (Fr) 5061042 [CD] titled KIND OF AFRO SOUL.
Producer: Don Laka. Executive Producer: Hugh Masekela & Matwetwe Ntombini
Engineer: Peter Pearlson
Notes: Hugh Masekela


SMOOTH AFRICA
Various Artists
prob. South Africa: c. 1999

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); Erik Huber (programming); Roland Guerrero (rain stick); Darnel Alexander, Gloria Bosman (vcl).

a. Smooth Africa (Dave Love) - 4:40

Note: Other titles without Hugh Masekela.

Issues: a on Heads Up HUCD-3054 [CD].
Samplers: a also on Heads Up HUCD-3064 [CD] titled IN THE GROOVE - A MUSICAL COLLECTION OF HEADS UP JAZZ.


POWER OF OUR MUSIC THE ENDANGERED SPECIES
Jazz Crusaders
Live at Moretele Park, Johannesburg, South Africa: c. 1999

Hugh Masekela (tp); Wayne Henderson (tb); Wilton Felder (ts); Bobby Lyle (key); Morris O'Connor (g); Derrick Murdock (b); Tony St. James (d).

a. Stomp And Buck Dance (Wayne Henderson) - 8:40

Note: Other titles without Hugh Masekela

Issues: a on Indigo Blue 11447 90972 [CD] (issued October 2000).
Producer: Wayne Henderson
Engineer: Steve Robbins, Shaun McRae
Notes: Wayne Henderson 


TALES FROM THE SOUTH
Themba Mkhize
Johannesburg: c. 1999

Hugh Masekela (flhrn); Themba Mkhize (key); Johnny Chonco (g); Fana Zulu (b); Sello Montoedi (d); Tlale Makhene (perc).

a. Ikhwezi (Themba Mkhize) - 5:35

Note: Other titles without Hugh Masekela.

Issues: a on Sony Jazz (E) 495233 2 [CD], Columbia (SA) CDCOL8099 [CD].
Producer: Themba Mkhize. Executive Producers: Themba Mkhize & Lindelani Mkhize.
Engineer: Fernando Perdigao and assisted by Grant Carson
Notes: Dumisani Xhakaza


DELIVERANCE
Family Factory
prob. Johannesburg, South Africa: c. 1999

Family Factory with Hugh Masekela

a. Dari Jiwawa

Note: Other titles without Hugh Masekela.

Issues: a on Epic (SA) CDEPC8088 [CD]


LESEDI
Tsepo The Village Pope
Mmabatho, South Africa: c. 1999

Tsepo Tshola (vcl) with others.

a. Shine Your Light (T. Tshola/G. Nzuza/S. Mbele/H. Masekela)

Note: Hugh Masekela is said to participate in this recording, however the actual disc only credits Masekela's participation as a co-writer of this one title.

Issues: a on CCP (SA) CDCCPC (WL) 002 [CD]
Producer: Dumisani Dhlamini and Tsepo Tshola
Engineer: Abner Maditse, Alister Glinn

 

www.dougpayne.com