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ACHISA

6 friends brought together in a boy's home in the town of Langa, close to the airport of Cape Town.

There was only one other Rap band in the Cape - Prrophets of da City" and when London based Sheldon Isaac came to the City he went on to produce this album which was finished with the assistance of Greg Hunter and Kris Weston in London in 1995.

 

 

 


 

Track Listing (30 Second Samples)

1
Sgumgce
Composers: Peter Ndlala, Simpiwe Matole
Arrangers: Lunga Mbethe,
Thabo Matheatsie, Peter Ndlala
Vocals: Monde Nyamakazi Lunga Mbethe
Thabo Matheatsie
Sipho Mahonisi
Thembile Bam
Luvuyo Kemele
Piano: Simpiwe Matole
Bass: Peter Ndlala
Produced And Recorded By Sheldon Isaac.
Mixed By Greg Hunter, Kris Weston And Sheldon Isaac.

2
Stop Violence
Composers: Lunga Mbethe, Sipho Mahonisi
Lyrics: Monde Nyamakazi, Thabo Matheatsie, Lunga Mbethe
Vocals: Achisa
Backing Vocals: Lungiswa Plaatjies
Bass: Kris Weston
Piano: Simpiwe Matole
African Percussion: Mandla Lande
Programmed Drums: Sheldon Isaac

3
Party Time
Composer: Thabo Matheatsie
Arrangers: Thabo Matheatsie, Sipho Mahonisi, Monde Nyamakazi, Peter Ndlala
Lyrics: Thabo Matheatsie, Lunga Mbethe, Sipho Mahonisi
Vocals: Achisa
African Percission: Simpiwe Matole And Mandla Lande
Guitars: D. Zamani
Bass: Peter Ndlala
Programmed Drums: Sheldon Isaac
Mixed By Kris Weston, Greg Hunter And By Sheldon Isaac.

4
Old Ladies
Composer: Peter Ndlala, Simpiwe Matole
Arranger: Lunga Mbethe, Simpiwe Matole
Lyrics: Lunga Mbethe, Simpiwe Matole
Vocals: Achisa
Backing Vocals: Lungiswa Plaatjies
Piano: Peter Ndlala
Percussion: Simpiwe Matole, Mandla Lande
Mixed By Kris Weston, Greg Hunter And By Sheldon Isaac.

5
When It's Ambient
Composer: Thabo Matheatsie
Arrangers: Simpiwe Matole, Lunga Mbethe, Thabo Matheatsie
Lyrics: Thabo Matheatsie
Vocals: Achisa
Backing Vocals: Lungiswa Plaatjies
Piano: Simpiwe Matole
Bass: Peter Ndlala
Guitar: Kris Weston
Vibraphone: Mabi Thobejane
Mixed By Kris Weston, Greg Hunter And By Sheldon Isaac.

6
We We We
Composer: Simpiwe Matole
Arrangers: Thabo Matheatsie, Lunga Mbethe, Monde Nyamakazi
Lyrics: Simpiwe Matole, Thabo Matheatsie, Lunga Mbethe, Monde Nyamakazi
Vocals: Achisa
Piano: Simpiwe Matole
Bass: Peter Ndlala
Programmed Drums: Sheldon Isaac
Mixed By Kris Weston, Greg Hunter And By Sheldon Isaac.

7
Tshisa
Composer: Simpiwe Matole
Arranger: Simpiwe Matole
Lyrics: Simpiwe Matole, Sipho Mahonisi, Lunga Mbethe
Drums: Simpiwe Matole
Percussion: Simpiwe Matole, Mandla Lande
Congas: Mandla Lande
Mixed By Kris Weston, Greg Hunter And By Sheldon Isaac.

8
Say No To Guns
Composer: Peter Ndlala
Arrangers: Monde Nyamakazi, Sipho Mahonisi, Luvuyo Kemele, Thembile Bam
Lyrics: Monde Nyamakazi, Sipho Mahonisi, Lunga Mbethe, Thabo Matheatsie
Vocals: Achisa
Bass: Peter Ndlala
Piano Solo: D. Zaman
Programmed Drums: Sheldon Isaac
Mixed By D. Zaman And Sheldon Isaac.
Mixed By Kris Weston, Greg Hunter And By Sheldon Isaac.

9
Yekelani
Composer & lyrics: Riley Mzwandile Tuba
Executive producer: Simpiwe Matole
Vocals & finger clicks: Achisa
Piano: Simpiwe Matole
Shakers &vibratone: Mabi Thobejane, Dizu Plaatjies
Tuba: Riley Mzwandile
Bass: Peter Ndlala
Congas: Mandla Lande
Recorded And Produced By Sheldon Isaac

10
Afrapella
Composer: Luvuyo Kemele
Arranger: Thabo Matheatsie
Lyrics: Achisa
Power drum FX'S: Kiwi
Programmed drums: Sheldon Isaac
Deep drums &congas: Simpiwe And Mandla
Vocals: Achisa