Parlophone UTC 1-94

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GOLD COAST ARTISTS

Parlophone UTC 1 {Rec.1936}
Kpagon Singing Band, Accra
A: JOLLY FEFEO Ga
B: TSO KO SIN TSO Ga

Parlophone UTC 2 {Rec.1936}
Bentill Singing Band, Ajumaku
A: KWA EBONYI Fanti [GK27/2]
B: FANTI HIGH LIFE Fanti [GK28/2]

Parlophone UTC 3 {Rec.1936}

  1. J. Sam Trio, Sekondi
    ABUSUM ANKETSEW Fanti [GK33]
  2. Essikuma Trio, Essikuma
    SOPE Fanti [GK69]

Parlophone UTC 4
J. Sam Trio, Sekondi
A: ESSIE MANSAH Fanti
B: SIBO Fanti

Parlophone UTC 5 {Rec.1936}
J. Sam Trio, Sekondi
A: DABO NIKRA Fanti
B: NKYEKYEREM Fanti

Parlophone UTC 6 {Rec.1936}

  1. Nzima Trio, Essiama
    YABA CHIE Fanti [GK49/3]
  2. Essikumaa Trio, Essikuma
    ABSALOM Fanti [GK52/2]

Parlophone UTC 7 {Rec.1936}

  1. Senior School Boys, Christiansborg
    WO NUNTSO DROMO Ga [GK102/3]
  2. Youngers Unity Choir, Accra
    WONFA KEYA MISE SIKPON NO Ga

Parlophone UTC 8 {Rec.1936}
Ewe Singing Band, Accra Conducted by S. D. Gormesu
A: MINYE ZOZO Ewe [GK75/2]
B: MIVA-MIVA Ewe [GK76/2]

Parlophone UTC 9 {Rec.1936}
Ewe Singing Band, Accra Conducted by S. D. Gormesu
A: NUTI KO KOE Ewe
B: MEWO YAALE Ewe

Parlophone UTC 10 {Rec.1936}
Presbyterian Church Singing Band Conducted by J. K. Bekrah, Adabraka
A: NYEHOBEA AYEMOSI Ga [GK97/2]
B: WO SA HA NYOME OFE LE Ga [GK99/2]

Parlophone UTC 11 {Rec.1936}
Sackey Band, Appam
A: EFUA ADJIRIWA Fanti [GK 91/2]
B: MINYI AGYA, MINYI NA Fanti [GK92/2]

Parlophone UTC 12 {Rec.1936}
Sackey Band, Appam
A: ABUSUAFU ARA GYAN Fanti [GK93/2]
B: WA WIE ME YE MINA ASABAH Fanti [GK94/2]

Parlophone UTC 13 {Rec.1936}
Larte Singing Band Conducted by Otto Boateng
A: PEPPEPE 1 Akuapem [80/1A]
B: PEPPEPE 2 Akuapem [81/1A]

Parlophone UTC 14 {Rec.1939}
E. K. Owusu Singing Band
A: NYAME NEBA Ashanti [GK285]
B: ASANTE SIKA Ashanti [GK286]

Parlophone UTC 15 {Rec.1939}
E. K. Owusu Singing Band
A: ONIPA BEYE YIYE Ashanti [GK295]
B: KUMASIFO YABA Ashanti [GK296]

Parlophone UTC 16 {Rec.1939}
The African Guitarist H. K. Williams with Vocalists
A: YE NIM NO Twi [GK301]
B: MENE WOBEKO TAMALE Twi [GK302]

Parlophone UTC 17
Abena Saka Band, Kumasi
A: AKAGYANANA Ashanti
B: SEABOY Ashanti

Parlophone UTC 18 {Rec.1939}
Kabena Adowa and his Singers
A: OWU ATWEDEE Ashanti [GK311]
B: PINKYE ME Ashanti [GK312]

Parlophone UTC 19 {Rec.1939}
Mampong Singing Band
A: EJURAHENE ATUONIABA Ashanti [GK317]
B: OWUSU SEKYERE Ashanti [GK318]

Parlophone UTC 20 {Rec.1939}
Kanyaase Band Conducted by Kweku Poku
A: ADADE Ashanti [GK327]
B: MENA ADE AYE MEA Ashanti [GK328]

Parlophone UTC 21 {Rec.1939}
“See There” Singing Band
A: MIYE ABOFRA Ashanti [GK337]
B: KWAW BEDU Ashanti [GK338]

Parlophone UTC 22
Yaw Ofori Singing Band
A: ADUWA KUMA Kwahu
B: MEDE MEHO MAMAWO Kwahu

Parlophone UTC 23 {Rec.1939}
Yaw Ofori Singing Band
A: MABA WOFIE Kwahu [GK353]
B: ODO WOMA Kwahu [GK354]

Parlophone UTC 24 {Rec.1939}
Yaw Ofori Singing Band
A: KENA AGYA Kwahu [GK354]
B: NKONKONSA Kwahu [GK352]

Parlophone UTC 25 {Rec.1939}
Abdullahi Ali Hari Band, Kumasi
A: MALAM ALI Haussa [GK361]
B: MALAM GARIBA Haussa [GK362]

Parlophone UTC 26 {Rec.1931}
Yaw Ofori Singing Band
A: KAKYIRE NUA Kwahu [111348]
B: KARIKARI KUMA Kwahu [111349]

Parlophone UTC 27 {Rec.1931}
Fanti Opim Band, Cape Coast
A: COCOA WA NTO Fanti [111378]
B: KAYE-KAYA Fanti [111379]

Parlophone UTC 28

  1. Fanti Opim Band, Cape Coast
    ADOLEY Fanti [111397] {Rec.1931}
  2. Samampom Band, Kokusu
    AWU ONI WYAIM Fanti [111396] {Rec.1931}

Parlophone UTC 29
Obomeng Singing Band
A: EYEAMA WOMO WODIN Kwahu
B: ESONA SIKA Kwahu

Parlophone UTC 30:  number possibly never used

Parlophone UTC 31
B. E. Sackey Singing Band, Appam
A: MANSA Fanti
B: MAWUMAWU Fanti

Parlophone UTC 32

  1. Yaw Ofori Singing Band
    SAMRAMOA Kwahu
  2. Ossei Yao Singing Band
    AKODAWESOA Asante

Parlophone UTC 33 {Rec.1931}
Wesleyan Methodist Adanse Sunday School Conducted by S.M. Boye, Accra
A: NANEMEI ETE M’DSE Ga [111214]
B: MISI DSE LEN’NIBII FE Ga [111215]

Parlophone UTC 34 {Rec.1931}
Wesleyan Methodist Adanse Sunday School Conducted by S.M. Boye, Accra
A: MIHAOO KE NKOMO Ga [111212]
B: MANYIE NUNTSO NA NE FAMOI AMLI Ga [111213]

Parlophone UTC 35
Larteh Singing Band
A: WAMA ASI YEN YIYE Twi
B: ONIPA NYE  GYALELELE Twi

Parlophone UTC 36
Larteh Singing Band
A: AI  AI AI Twi
B: ANKONAM NUA Twi

Parlophone UTC 37 {Rec.1939}
Larteh Singing Band
A: YEHOWA ASOREFI Twi [GK257]
B: DWONTO NE NANTEW Twi [GK258]

Parlophone UTC 38
Gonje Band, Yendi
A: MAHAMA Dagomba
B: ABDULAHI Dagomba

Parlophone UTC 39 {Rec.1939}
Nabiyole and his Band
A: NAMM GYESI NABAGA Moshie [GK269]
B: NASARE NAME ZINDIZALEM KAYE Moshie [GK270]

Parlophone UTC 40
Chibaro Band
A: BADALA Grunshie
B: ZOLO KANTEGA Grunshie

Parlophone UTC 41
Malam Salifu Band, Kumasi
A: WAKA CHIEF ZONGO Part 1 Haussa
B: WAKA CHIEF ZONGO Part 2 Haussa

Parlophone UTC 42 {Rec.1939}
Yaw Ofori Singing Band
A: KWASI KOBIRI MMA Kwahu [GK345]
B: ODO Kwahu [GK346]

Parlophone UTC 43 {Rec.1931}

  1. Musa Waka
    WAKA MOLO Haussa [111092]
  2. Mohama Miekuso
    KASHIMBUGO KASHI Haussa [111097]

Parlophone UTC 44 {Rec.1931}
Musa Waka
A: DADAWEKIA FISHI Haussa [111094]
B: WANDARA ME MADARA Haussa [111095]

Parlophone UTC 45 {Rec.1931}
Mohamadu Miekuso
A: SERKIN QUANDU Haussa [111091]
B: SALLAH Haussa [111098]

Parlophone UTC 46 {Rec.1931}
B. E. Sackey Singing Band, Appam
A: MEGYA NU WU YEM YA Fanti [111188]
B: WOARA WU BODSI REGYE ADRU Fanti [111192]

Parlophone UTC 47 {Rec.1931}
B. E. Sackey Singing Band, Appam
A: FWE BRE MEWIE Fanti [111191]
B: ATSEMFO KWAN – SALTPOND ROAD Fanti [111193]

Parlophone UTC 48 {Rec.1931}

  1. Ossei Yao Singing Band
    ODONSON Ashanti [111157]
  2. Yao Ofori Singing Band
    SIKA YE NA Kwahu [111114]

Parlophone UTC 49
The Osu Selected Trio
A: ADENE Adesa
B: MAKU-YO Ga

Parlophone UTC 50 {Rec.1931}
Xborg Presbiterian Senior School Choir
Presbyterian Senior Boys School, Christiansborg
A: AFRICA MIDSAKU MAN Ga (Patriotic Song) [111230]
B: OLE SIKPON FEFEO LE, AFRICA Ga (Patriotic Song) [111237]

Parlophone UTC 51 {Rec.1931}
Kpagon Singing Band
A: YELLOW TETTEH Ga [111533]
B: JOLLY FROM ADABRAKA Ga [111536]

Parlophone UTC 52
Adabraka Choir Conducted by Mr. J.K. Bekrah
A: JSUI KE JSUI  NA MAWU Ga
B: PSALM 30 Ga

Parlophone UTC 53 {Rec.1931}
Akropong Choir
A: ANIMIA Twi [111543]
B: ENEE YE ANIGYEDA Twi [111544]

Parlophone UTC 54 {Rec.1931}
Mallam Sallow Katsina Singing Band
A: HAUSSA SONG Haussa [111341]
B: HAUSSA SONG Haussa [111342]

Parlophone UTC 55 {Rec.1931}
Mallam Sallow Katsina Singing Band
A: HAUSSA SONG Haussa [111343]
B: HAUSSA SONG Haussa [111344]

Parlophone UTC 56 {Rec. 1956}
Yaw Ofori Singing Band
A: NKADJIRIWA ADI ME SIKA Kwahu [111461]
B: BOBRA-PA Kwahu [111462]

Parlophone UTC 57 {Rec.1931}
Mpraeso Singing Band
A: ADAKA-MHENE KOE NKWADUM Kwahu [111478]
B: MEYERE RETON COCOA Kwahu [111483]

Parlophone UTC 58 {Rec.1936}
Ewe Singing Band, Accra Conducted by S. D. Gormesu
A: BLEMA SANKUWO Ewe (Marching Song)
B: TSO MAVOME YI MAVOME Ewe [GK78]

Parlophone UTC 59
Ewe Singing Band, Accra Conducted by S. D. Gormesu
A: MAWU FE NUSE (E. Amu) Ewe
B: SE KPE LA FE YOYO SESIE Ewe

Parlophone UTC 60
J. Sam Trio, Sekondi
A: ATEFO Fanti
B: KWASIE WADE Fanti [LOK50]

Parlophone UTC 61 {Rec.1936}
Youngers Unity Choir, Accra Conducted by E.O. Lartey
A: KON NOKO GBE YE WLA GBENO Ga [GK56]
B: MENI OTSUO KEHA IESU Ga [GK61]

Parlophone UTC 62 {Rec.1936}
Youngers Unity Choir, Accra Conducted by E.O. Lartey
A: NA! NA! APOLO MIN TSA OBENTA Ga [GK60]
B: WOM’FA KEYA MISE SIKPON NO Ga

Parlophone UTC 63 {Rec.1936}

  1. Presbyterian Church Singing Band, Adabraka
    NYEWOA NYEGBEI ANO Ga [GK100]
  2. Youngers Unitiy Choir, Accra Conducted by E.O. Lartey
    ASHANTI BA KATAMANSO Ga [GK58]

Parlophone UTC 64 {Rec.1936}
Larte Singing Band, Larte Conducted by O. A. Boateng
A: ADE NYINA FI NYAME (O. A. Boateng) Twi [GK83]
B: OSABARIMA Twi [GK87]

Parlophone UTC 65 {Rec.1936}
Larte Singing Band, Larte
A: ME YE DEN MATUMI ASOM NYAME YE Twi [GK85]
B: MENTE NE BUE HWEE Twi [GK86]

Parlophone UTC 66

  1. Presbyterian Church Singing School Choir
    PSALM 95 (Composed and conducted by J. K. Bekrah) Ga {Rec.1931}
  2. Presbyterian Church Singing Band, Adabraka
    PSALM 115 & 118 Ga [GK98] {Rec.1936}

Parlophone UTC 67

  1. Osu Selected Union
    HOMOWO ESE Ga [GK133] {Rec.1939}
  2. Kpagon Band, Accra
    BA WO NI AYA YE Ga [GK174] {Rec.1939}

Parlophone UTC 68 {Rec.1939}
Samanpom Band, Saltpond
A: WEGYA MYI SIKA NTSIRA Fanti [GK177]
B: OYEFUN KOTOKU Fanti [GK182]

Parlophone UTC 69 {Rec.1939}
B. E. Sackey Band, Appam
A: OBI BA Fanti [GK199]
B: MAWAR YI OSAMAN WO HU Fanti [GK200]

Parlophone UTC 70 {Rec.1939}
B. E. Sackey Band, Appam
A: IBENADZI NTSI NA EREGUAN YI Fanti [GK190]
B: LAMPOO Fanti (High Life) [GK203]

Parlophone UTC 71 {Rec.1939}
B. E. Sackey Band, Appam
A: NKYIRIMA Fanti (High Life) [GK192]
B: YAO BOO KWESI BOO Fanti [GK193]

Parlophone UTC 72 {Rec.1939}
B. E. Sackey Band, Appam
A: HEN SUMAN WOFREN KUR Fanti [GK189]
B: MIDZI MUHU MA WO AFI BOO Fanti [GK191]

Parlophone UTC 73 {Rec.1936}
Essikuma Trio, Essikuma
A: MA REKGYA NO KWAN Fanti [GK54]
B: KYEREMA KWESI ANSAH Fanti [GK67]

Parlophone UTC 74 {Rec.1936}
B. E. Sackey Band, Appam
A: ASEW BEGYE WO BA A GYE WO BA Fanti [GK90]
B: MI MANO MOMO Fanti [GK96]

Parlophone UTC 75
Samanpom Band, Saltpond
A: NKYIN-KYLN Fanti
B: WU ARA NA MBOWAR Fanti

Parlophone UTC 76 {Rec.1939}
B. E. Sackey Band, Appam
A: DONTSIFO APONKYI AYIW Fanti [GK187]
B: OBI ANYA SHOTO A NA OFI NEFIE Fanti [GK202]

Parlophone UTC 77 {Rec.1939}
B. E. Sackey Band, Appam
A: WAI WIE MI YE Fanti [GK185]
B: AYEFUR Fanti [GK188]

Parlophone UTC 78 {Rec.1936}
B. E. Sackey Band, Appam
A: ME NINN SE OYARE YE YAW Fanti [GK89]
B: ABOLA MI NYE WO NYI ASENU Fanti [GK95]

Parlophone UTC 79
Togo High Life Band, Accra
A: ADJANU KLORO Ewe
B: SIKA PE WUA Ewe

Parlophone UTC 80 {Rec.1939}
Anfoega-Negbanegba Band Conducted by G.K. Koto
A: KU NE MEWNI NAM O Ewe [GK235]
B: MELE EDIM LE HO DOME Ewe [GK241]

Parlophone UTC 81 {Rec.1939}
Anfoega-Negbanegba Band Conducted by G.K. Koto
A: SABRAM FE Ewe [GK236]
B: GATSUI ZU YATSI FO DZO Ewe [GK239]

Parlophone UTC 82 {Rec.1939}
Kpagon Band, Accra
A: DZI DZI MI JOLLY Ga [GK165]
B: ARYEE LANKA Ga [GK167]

Parlophone UTC 83 {Rec.1939}

  1. Osu Selected Union
    AYIWA Ga [GK138] 
  2. Kpagon Band, Accra
    STORMY ASS Ga [GK171]

Parlophone UTC 84 {Rec.1939}
Osu Selected Union
A: WO NA MISE Ga [GK132]
B: TSI OHE KE MONN Ga [GK136]

Parlophone UTC 85 {Rec.1939}
Osu Selected Union
A: OSATOFO YE WO YETEN Ga [GK131]
B: EDOMI EH DSA LE NON Ga [GK135]

Parlophone UTC 86 {Rec.1939}
Kpagon Band, Accra
A: SEMI NI AYA Ga [GK166]
B: BENO NEI MPOKUA Ga [GK170]

Parlophone UTC 87 {Rec.1939}

  1. Osu Selected Union
    ADESA Part 1 Ga [GK139]
  2. Kpagon Band, Accra
    RACK TIME Ga [GK172]

Parlophone UTC 88 {Rec.1939}

  1. Osu Selected Union
    AFI BE DZI NNYAMO GBI Ga [GK134]
  2. Kpagon Band, Accra
    OSE YEI ABLADE Ga [GK169]

Parlophone UTC 89 {Rec.1931}
Akropong Singing Band Conducted by E. Amu
A: ABIBRIMMA & YEN ARA ASASE NI (E. Amu) Twi [111541]
B: MONYI MOHO ADI (E. Amu) Twi [111542]

Parlophone UTC 90

  1. Band of Gold Coast Regt. R.W.A.F.F.
    NEVER MIND Instrumental (High Life) [111064] {Rec.1931}
  2. Kpagon Band, Accra
    OKPONKO NYO BI Ga [GK173] {Rec.1939}

Parlophone UTC 91

  1. B. E. Sackey Singing Band, Appam
    MEFWEFWE OHENEBA MA WA Fanti [111190] {Rec.1931}
  2. Samanpom Band, Saltpond
    MINSURO Fanti

Parlophone UTC 92 {Rec.1931}
Mallam Sallow Katsina Singing Band
A: HAUSSA SONG Haussa [111361]
B: HAUSSA SONG Haussa

Parlophone UTC 93 {Rec.1931}
Mallam Sallow Katsina Singing Band
A: HAUSSA SONG Haussa [111364]
B: HAUSSA SONG Haussa

Parlophone UTC 94 {Rec.1931}
Samanpom Band, Saltpond
A: EBUSUA PEYIN ARA KWA Fanti [GK180]
B: MINSURO Fanti

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With special thanks to Veit Arlt, Centre for African Studies, University of Basel and to Joanna Hughes and Mushana Mkushi at the EMI Archive Trust, Hayes.