Click Track: OK Jazz

Posted at 10:27 AM ET, 12/28/2010

Lost tracks: "Roots of OK Jazz, Congo Classics 1955-1956"

Francois Luambo Makiadi was compared favorably to James Brown. Reviews of good albums we overlooked this year... Rock-and-roll's big bang wasn't the only pop explosion of the mid-1950s. Something similar was happening half a world away in central Africa, where...

By Bill Friskics-Warren  |  10:27 AM ET, 12/28/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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