Popular music

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Titlesort icon Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Daisy Blues | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1050

Spokes & William (Performer)
Spokes Mashiyane (Composer)

1905-05-13 English | Flute | Guitar | ILAM | Jive | Mashiyane, Spokes | Popular music | South Africa | Southern African | Spokes & William | Tin whistle
Dhi Dalau | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recording) number: CR0023

Lake Victoria Band (Performer)
Composer not specified

1956-00-00 banjo | Dance Band | Dance song | East African | Guitar | ILAM | Kenya | Lake Victoria Band | Luo | Mandoline | Popular music | Vocal
Dimakatso | Southern African

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ILAM

Dance referred to as a Tin Whistle Jive. Sounds like kwela music

Jake Lerole
His Rhythm

1954-00-00 dance | Guitar | His Rhythm | ILAM | Indigenous music | Jake Lerole | Jive | Kwela | Popular music | South Africa | Southern African | Tin rattle | Tin whistle | Traditional music
Diya Wakana | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1014

Kiphya (Performer)
Composer not specified

1923-00-00 banjo | East African | Guitar | ILAM | Kiphya | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Popular music | Shaker | Southern African | Vocal
Dlala Layiza | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1178

George Sibanda (Performer)
Composer not specified

1905-05-01 Drum | Guitar | ILAM | KwaZulu-Natal | Natal | Popular music | Sibanda, George | South Africa | Southern African | Vocal | Zulu
Dominique | Central African

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ILAM

Lively dance song accompanied by various instruments.

Albert Kaswabilanda
John Ouwerx
Ensemble Lolaka

1900-01-00 Belgian Congo | Central African | Clave rhythm | Congo | dance | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Ensemble Lolaka | Guitar | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kaswabilanda,Albert | Maracas | Men singing | Ouwerx,John | Popular music | Repetitive | Rhythm sticks | Song
Double Decker Buses |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR0731

Calender (Performer)
Maringar Band (Performer)

1958-00-00 banjo | Calendar | Calypso | Creole | Drum | Guitar | ILAM | Mandolin | Maringar Band | Maringar band | Popular music | Vocal
Edhlozini | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR0901

The Black Mambazo (Performer)
Zeph Nkabinde (Composer)

1965-00-00 Black Mambazo | Drum | Guitar | ILAM | KwaZulu-Natal | Natal | Nkabinde,Zeph | Percussion | Popular music | South Africa | Southern African | Vocal | Zulu | Zulu Jive | Zululand
Ee Bibi Ee Bwana | Central African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1122

Mwenda Jean Bosco (Performer)
Mwenda Jean Bosco (Composer)

1905-05-04 Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Guitar | ILAM | Mwenda,Jean Bosco | Popular music | Struck bottle | Swahili | Topical song | Vocal
Ekuhambeni | Southern African

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ILAM

Rumba dance accompanied by various instruments and a choi

William Mseleku
Mseluku and his merrymakers

1960-01-01 Choir | dance | Drum | Guitar | ILAM | Indigenous music | Marabi style | Merrymakers | Mseleku,William | Piano | Popular music | Rhythm sticks | Song | South Africa | Southern African | Traditional music | Zulu
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