Decca WA 101-218

78 rpm 10-inch / 25 cm shellac (Single Play) discs

GOLD COAST ARTISTS

Decca WA 101

Decca WA 102
Obiba T. K. Band
A: ADENE TELE LAI-KE Ga [KWA 7]
B: JEEP EPALA KODJOE Ga (Dance Song) [KWA 8]

Decca WA 103
Twumasi Band
A: JUABEN AMA SWEWA Twi (Dance Song) [KWA 9]
B: NTI ME NKO WU Ga (Dance Song) [KWA 10]

Decca WA 104
Twumasi Band
A: TUAMEKA Twi (Dance song) [KWA 11]
B: NSEM NYINA NYAME NE YE Twi (Dance song) [KWA 12]

Decca WA 105
Twumasi Band
A: ABAWA BEGYE ME LETTER Twi (Dance Song) [KWA 13]
B: OKRAKU Twi (Dance Song) [KWA 14]

Decca WA 106
Twumasi Band
A: GYE ME TATAA Twi (High Life) [KWA 15]
B: AMPA YE KA YE Twi (Dance Song) [KWA 16]

Decca WA 107
Adjin’s Band
A: OSIDSA Ga (High Life) [KWA 17]
B: KUKLUDU (EARTHQUAKE) Ga (High Life) [KWA 18]

Decca WA 108

Decca WA 109
Kosi Gatsey Band
A: ESI ME LE DO DZI LA Ewe (High Life) [KWA 21]
B: HAFI-NA ZU NADE LA Ewe (Dance Song) [KWA 22]

Decca WA 110
Kosi Gatsey Band
A: NOVI NU NYUIE DIDIE Ewe  (High Life) [KWA 23]
B: XI XIAME FE NYE WO Ewe (Dance Song) [KWA 24]

Decca WA 111
Amano Ahong’s Band
A: ATSIME Fante (Dance Song) [KWA 25]
B: BANTSI FUFU YEDE Fante  (Dance Song) [KWA 26]

Decca WA 112
Amano Ahong’s Band
A: KOSHIE TSE LANTE Fante (Dance Song) [KWA 27]
B: ABA-EE Fante (Dance Song) [KWA 28]

Decca WA 113
Awudu Serikin Goje
A: SERIKI BA WA Hausa (Dance song) [KWA 29]
B: WAHE Hausa (Dance song) [KWA 30]

Decca WA 114
Ayi Hyde’s Band
A: NANA KOLE Fanti (High Life) [KWA 31]
B: MIPE NTEM MAKO KUMASI Fanti (High Life) [KWA 32]

Decca WA 115
Ayi Hyde’s Band
A: ADJUMA ADJUMA Fante (Dance Song) [KWA 33]
B: MABRE Fante (Hgh Life) [KWA 34]

Decca WA 116
Ayi Hyde’s Band
A: OTSRA MIYARE Fante (Highlife) [KWA 35]
B: DABEN NA OBEBA Fante (Blues) [KWA 36]

Decca WA 117
Presbyterian Sunday School and I.B.R.A. Singing Band, Christiansborg
A: MOKO NI WA WO NYONMO NI Ga (Sacred) [KWA 37]
B: NANYO MILE NUBU KPAKPA Ga (Sacred) [KWA 38]

Decca WA 118
Presbyterian Sunday School and I.B.R.A. Singing Band, Christiansborg
A: I.B.R.A Ga [KWA 39]
B: YEHOWA GBELE Ga [KWA 40]

Decca WA 119

Decca WA 120
Presbyterian Sunday School and I.B.R.A. Singing Band, Christiansborg
A: O MENYAMO EDSI Ga [KWA 43]
B: KORA GBEMO Ga [KWA 44]

Decca WA 121
Accra Gaily Choir
A: SIDA AHA WOTSE Ga (Sacred) [KWA 45]
B: O ISRAEL BII FE Ga [KWA 46]

Decca WA 122

Decca WA 123

Decca WA 124
Cow Lane Simpa Band
A: HARUNA MADA Hausa (Dance Song) [KWA 51]
B: KAI TSO NA Hausa (Dance Song) [KWA 52]

Decca WA 125
Cow Lane Simpa Band
A: OSUMANU MARA BA Hausa (Dance Song) [KWA 53]
B: YARABI SELE ALA Hausa (High Life) [KWA 54]

Decca WA 126
Domingo’s Band
A: FIKA GO MATO Ewe (High Life) [KWA 55]
B: DE SRO LE APE NE GBE Ewe (Blues) [KWA 56]

Decca WA 127
Domingo’s Band
A: MA DEWO KUSIWAYI Ewe (High Life) [KWA 57]
B: ADOKPOGLADZA Ewe (Blues) [KWA58]

Decca WA 128
Boampon’s Kwahu Band
A: ODONSON No. 3 Twi (Dance song) [KWA 59]
B: ADEE ASE Twi (Dance song) [KWA 60]

Decca WA 129
Boampon’s Kwahu Band
A: NMAA BE ME ABO KA Twi (Dance song) [KWA 61]
B: ADAKA TEAA Twi (Dance song) [KWA 62]

Decca WA 130
Obiba T. K. Band
A: KUNIM YELI LALA Ga (Dance song) [KWA 63]
B: FUUTU EKPA Ga (Dance song) [KWA 64]

Decca WA 131
Obiba T. K. Band
A: OSWE BOO LALA Ga (Dance song) [KWA 65]
B: KAIMO LALA Ga (Dance song) [KWA 66]

Decca WA 132
Obiba T. K. Band
A: KPODSIEMO LALA Ga (High Life) [KWA 67]
B: MINYA SODSA Ga (Blues) [KWA 68]

Decca WA 133
Abeku’s Band
A: DONOSE Fante (High Life) [KWA 69]
B: OWU NYE Fante (High Life) [KWA 70]

Decca WA 134
Abeku’s Band
A: ADOFO Fante (High Life) [KWA 71]
B: MI PAPA Fante (Dance song) [KWA 72]

Decca WA 135
Abeku’s Band
A: KETEKE ODSE ME PAPA RIKO Fante (Dance song) [KWA 73]
B: DE BI MOKO ME KUROM Fante (High Life) [KWA 74]

Decca WA 136
Abeku’s Band
A: ONIMPA NYE Fante (Blues) [KWA 75]
B: BEYEA Fante (Dance song) [KWA 76]

Decca WA 137
Obiba T. K. Band
A: AFI LALA Ga (Dance song) [KWA 77]
B: FEI NYEMI Ga (Dance song) [KWA 78]

Decca WA 138

Decca WA 139
The Denu Singers
A: ATSIGO DOGBENAO Ewe (Dance song) [KWA 81]
B: GAKPA DOGBE Ewe (Dance song) [KWA 82]

Decca WA 140
The Denu Singers
A: BEDJRAONOKU Ewe (Dance song) [KWA 83]
B: AMELIFU Ewe (Dance song) [KWA 84]

Decca WA 141
The Denu Singers
A: SEWLE NE DZOHU Ewe (Dance song) [KWA 85]
B: BEFRAKUMA TOFOYIGE Ewe (Dance song) [KWA 86]

Decca WA 142
The Denu Singers
A: ADEGBENYO GBOLBE Ewe (Dance song) [KWA 87]
B: MINOTE NE MIAKPOA Ewe (Dance song) [KWA 88]

Decca WA 143
Kobina Baah’s Band
A: AHANTA FOMFOM Twi (High Life) [KWA 89]
B: GYA ME KWAN MAMINKO Twi (Blues) [KWA 90]

Decca WA 144
Cow Lane Simpa Band
A: GEDO SINI MANYA Hausa (Dance song) [KWA 91]
B: RASHI SAMARI Hausa (Dance song) [KWA 92]

Decca WA 145
Cow Lane Simpa Band
A: WOKATSÎ DE ZANI YAIKI Hausa (Dance song) [KWA 93]
B: MU ZO ZA MU YI WASA Hausa (Dance song) [KWA 94]

Decca WA 146
St. Cecilia’s Choir (E.C.M.)
A: DWONTO Twi [KWA 95]
B: ANIMIA Twi [KWA 96]

Decca WA 147

Decca WA 148

Decca WA 149
Francisca’s Choir
A: ACHIMOTA (Squire Addo) Ga (Song) [KWA 101]
B: KORLE BU (Squire Addo) Ga (Song) [KWA 102]

Decca WA 150
Excelsior Vocal Band
A: NGOGBE AZOLI Ewe (Traditional) [KWA 103]
B: MAWU PENUSE Ewe (Traditional) [KWA 104]

Gold Coast artists Decca WA 501-565 >>

NIGERIAN ARTISTS

Decca WA 151
Aiyeke and his Orchestra
A: ORIN FÄJI Yoruba (Sakara song) [KWA 105]
B: ARISE L’ARIKA Yoruba (Sakara song) [KWA 106]

Decca WA 152
Aiyeke and his Orchestra
A: AKÀN ARUGA Yoruba [KWA 107]
B: ABETELE L’A B’ABIYAMO Yoruba [KWA 108]

Decca WA 153
Aiyeke and his Orchestra
A: ALAGBEJI Yoruba [KWA 109]
B: I F’OWONINI SIKE WA Yoruba [KWA 110]

Decca WA 154
Ayinde Bakare and his Group
A: AIYEDUN ABEKE (Yoruba)
B: OLUWOLE ADEKUNBI (Yoruba)

Decca WA 155
Ayinde Bakare and his Group
A: RAIMI DISU (Yoruba)
B: TAIWO SAVAGE (Yoruba)

Decca WA 156
Ayinde Bakare and his Group
A: AYOOLA OGUNLANA (Yoruba)
B: SAMINU AJOSE (Yoruba)

Decca WA 157

Decca WA 158
Ayinde Bakare and his Group
A: MOSES AFOLABI Yoruba [KWA 119]
B: JACOB OSINOWO Yoruba [KWA 120]

Decca WA 159
Ayinde Bakare and his Group
A:
B: SAMMY COKER Yoruba [KWA 122]

Decca WA 160
Alhaji Muniru Singers
A: OLORUN NIMBE ATI ADEDOYIN Yoruba [KWA 123]
B: JACOB OSINOWO Yoruba [KWA 124]

Decca WA 161
Alhaji Muniru Singers
A: ORIN OLUBADAN Yoruba [KWA 125]
B: SAKA APAOYIN Yoruba [KWA 126]

Decca WA 162
Alhaji Muniru Singers
A: RAJI AJIBULA Yoruba [KWA 127]
B: YISA LUCAS Yoruba [KWA 128]

Decca WA 163
Alhaji Muniru Singers
A: ERE APARA Yoruba [KWA 129]
B: IYALODE IKORODU Yoruba [KWA 130]

Decca WA 164
Wonodi and his Group
A: AGALA (Ibo)
B: OGBOLE (Ibo) 

Decca WA 165
Wonodi and his Group
A: EJIM UGELE NA IGBUGBE Ibo (Elele) [KWA 133]
B: ONYE UKU AJILE NYEOMA Ibo (Elele) [KWA 134]

Decca WA 166
Kekere Iporo and Singers
A: OBA GBADEBO ATI ADERÙ Yoruba (Egba) [KWA 135]
B: MAJEKODÙNMI ATI OGÙDIPE Yoruba (Egba) [KWA 136]

Decca WA 167
Kekere Iporo and Singers
A: OBA ADEMOLA ATI LAMBO Yoruba (Egba) [KWA 137]
B: KINOSHI ATI ADEOGUN Yoruba (Egba) [KWA 138]

Decca WA 168
Kekere Iporo and Singers
A: SODOKE ATI ELEMERE Yoruba (Egba) [KWA 139]
B: SOWEMIMO ATI IJEJA Yoruba (Egba) [KWA 140]

Decca WA 169
Kekere Iporo and Singers
A: SIWOKU OMO IMOLÂ Yoruba (Egba) [KWA 141]
B: BANTUN ATI KEMTA Yoruba (Egba) [KWA 142]

Decca WA 170
Irewolede Denge and his Band
A: OKOYA ATI OGUNNIYA Yoruba [KWA 143]
B: DESALU ADAJO Yoruba [KWA 144]

Decca WA 171
Irewolede Denge and his Band
A: OBAA EBUMAWE IWOYE Yoruba [KWA 145]
B: ODUMOSO Yoruba [KWA146]

Decca WA 172
Irewolede Denge and his Band
A: UNCLE DAINI Yoruba [KWA 147]
B: HERBERT MACAULEY Yoruba [KWA 148]

Decca WA 173

Decca WA 174
Sweet Ajayi Players
A: IBA FUN MACAULEY (Yoruba)
B: AGBA TO NGBO NI KA (Yoruba)

Decca WA 175
Sweet Ajayi Players
A: IWÀ L’EWÀ Yoruba (Ikole) [KWA 153]
B: MO GBA KÀDÁRÀ MI Yoruba (Ikole) [KWA 154]

Decca WA 176
Sweet Ajayi Players
A: IBADAN LO MO (Yoruba)
B: KURUWENJI (Yoruba)

Decca WA 177
Sweet Ajayi Players
A: E WA WESIN WUNDIA Yoruba (Ikole) [KWA 157]
B: E ‘MASE LE OLO MI LO Yoruba (Ikole) [KWA 158]

Decca WA 178
Sweet Ajayi Players
A: ÀSÁPÉ, AJE A WO’GBA Yoruba (Ikole) [KWA 159]
B: ALE B’O SE MO KUKU SO Yoruba (Ikole) [KWA 160]

Decca WA 179

Decca WA 180
Musa Dabalo and his Group
A: SERIKI’N KANO Hausa [KWA 163]
B: ALHAJI IBRAHIM NASHE Hausa [KWA 164]

Decca WA 181
Musa Dabalo and his Group
A: ALHAJI UMARU ANINI Hausa [KWA 165]
B: ALHAJI YAKUBI DUKAWA Hausa [KWA 166]

Decca WA 182
Musa Dabalo and his Group
A: HADIZAN MAIRAM [KWA 167] 
B: HADIZAN MAIRAM [KWA 168]

Decca WA 183
Za Bia Yardadu and accompaniment
A: OWAR SORO UMA Hausa [KWA 169]
B: ADAMU MURI Hausa [KWA 170]

Decca WA 184

Decca WA 185
Fioye Musical Club
A: AIYO TI DAGU Ife [KWA 173]
B: MO TEWO S’OLUWA Ife [KWA 174]

Decca WA 186

Decca WA 187

Decca WA 188
Ligali Adisa and his Band
A: EBUMOWE IWOYE Iwoye [KWA 179]
B: A. S. ORBO Iwoye [KWA 180]

Decca WA 189
Ligali Adisa and his Band
A: OSHUNTOYE Iwoye [KWA 181]
B: IPADE AWON OLOLA Iwoye [KWA 182]

Decca WA 190
Ligali Adisa and his Band
A: ORE MERIN ATATA Iwoye [KWA 183]
B:  SOCIAL Iwoye [KWA 184]

Decca WA 191
Asaba Youths’ Orchestra
A: YADIBA Ibo [KWA 185]
B: CAROLINA Ibo [KWA 186]

Decca WA 192
Asaba Youths’ Orchestra
A: OZOGBE Ibo [KWA 187]
B: MOKOGWU Ibo [KWA 188]

Decca WA 193
Asaba Youths’ Orchestra
A: ODENIGBO Ibo [KWA 189]
B: OGOLO NWEBUJI Ibo [KWA 190]

Decca WA 194
Asaba Youths’ Orchestra
A: AGILI ISI OYELE Ibo [KWA 191]
B: NWELELE NGWO Ibo [KWA 192]

Decca WA 195
Asaba Youths’ Orchestra
A: NWANZE NWAM Ibo [KWA 193]
B: ONYE NIGA AGOLUM Ibo [KWA 194]

Decca WA 196
Asaba Youths’ Orchestra
A: UJE Ibo [KWA 195]
B: KANYI NAGA Ibo [KWA 196]

Decca WA 197
Congo Abana Club with Piccolo Peter
A: GBE MI ‘LE Kroo [KWA 197]
B: AYA MUMUDE Kroo [KWA 198]

Decca WA 198
Congo Abana Club with Piccolo Peter
A: KONDO WOWO SOTE Kroo [KWA 199]
B: HARBO WE DE Kroo [KWA 200]

Decca WA 199
Congo Abana Club with Piccolo Peter
A: ABANA Kroo [KWA 201]
B: TEK ME TO STOW Kroo [KWA 202]

Decca WA 200
Alfred Agboh and his Band
A: AGBOH I DEN END RIE Benin {Edo} [KWA 203]
B: AYOGHOSI Benin {Edo} [KWA 204]

Decca WA 201
Alfred Agboh and his Band
A: UWAMUSI NO BI OJOKHE Benin {Edo} [KWA 205]
B: OKHA LU (BO-OBA) B’OBA Benin {Edo} [KWA 206]

Decca WA 202
Amusa Agiri and Chorus
A: KASIM Epe [KWA 207]
B: GBELEGBUWA Epe [KWA 208]

Decca WA 203
Amusa Agiri and Chorus
A: SONNO KINNI Epe [KWA 209]
B: ISHAWU ARA Epe [KWA 210]

Decca WA 204
Congo Abana Club with Piccolo Peter
A: ABANA LO LE RE Kroo [KWA 211]
B: ABONSA JAWALE Kroo [KWA 212]

Decca WA 205
Jimmie and his Group
A: FASHOLA Yoruba [KWA 213]
B: AKANDE Yoruba [KWA 214]

Decca WA 206

Decca WA 207
Oju Olewale and his Group
A: RAJI ANIBIRE Yoruba [KWA 217]
B: ADISA OMO LATEJU Yoruba [KWA 218]

Decca WA 208
Oju Olewale and his Group
A: AMAO AGBABIAKA Yoruba [KWA 219]
B: SARA OWOADE Yoruba [KWA 220]

Decca WA 209
Tijani Ayanlola and his Group
A: ALESHINLOYE ABASI Yoruba [KWA 221]
B: TIMI OBA EDE Yoruba [KWA 222]

Decca WA 210
Isamoto Alade and his Group
A: RAJI ALAO Yoruba [KWA 223]
B: ADESAN YA AYINLA Yoruba [KWA 224]

Decca WA 211
Mutairu Layinka and Orchestra
A: SAMUEL AMUNI Yoruba [KWA 225]
B: JUSTUS ADEBIYI Yoruba [KWA 226]

Decca WA 212
Amusa Elo and his Group
A: OMO OLUMO Oyo [KWA 227]
B: EIYE JE EIYE MU Oyo [KWA 228]

Decca WA 213
Amusa Elo and his Group
A: ERO YA WA WO Oyo [KWA 229]
B: MA PURO MO MI Oyo [KWA 230]

Decca WA 214

Decca WA 215

Nigerian artists Decca WA 1501-1580 >>

DAHOMEAN ARTISTS

Decca WA 216
The Porto Novo Singers
A: HOGBONU Fon [KWA 235]
B: GBEHINTO ASEDJI Fon [KWA 236]

Decca WA 217
The Porto Novo Singers
A: AZAGBE Fon [KWA 237]
B: AMIDA Fon [KWA 238]

Decca WA 218
Prince Adrien Behanzin and Group
A: ADRIEN DO ZOHON Fon [KWA 239]
B: N’FON BOBU Fon [KWA 240]

Sierra Leonean artists Decca WA 2501-2532 >>

Page created 16/12/2012 © Flemming Harrev – latest update 28/09/2014
The following people have contributed to this discography:
Markus Coester, Richard Noblett, Uchenna Ikonne