Leftfield - Afrika Shox (feat. Afrika Bambaataa)
NME.COM feature on Leftfield - Afrika Shox (feat. Afrika Bambaataa) album including album review, artwork, tracks, listen now, tour dates, discography and more.
Release date: 30 November 1998
[B]'Afrika Shox'[/B] is a worryingly pedestrian piece of work, a burly slab of vocoder electro-funk that falls far short of the melodrama it aspires to generate.
- Sep 4, 1999
Directed by [B]Chris Cunningham[/B] so fast asleep he's dead....
- Feb 12, 2000
London Arena seems to be accomodating those who fancy their saucer-eyed gurners' soundtrack to have a little variety...
- Jan 2, 2001
Dance veterans to play Manchester and Sheffield
Aphex Twin, David Guetta, Friendly Fires, Soulwax also on the bill for August event
Band join Rock Ness Festival bill
Leftfield - Afrika Shox (feat. Afrika Bambaataa): Wikipedia Album Entry
“Afrika Shox” is a song by Leftfield, the first single released from their 1999 album Rhythm and Stealth. The song featured vocals by Afrika Bambaataa. It was written by Neil Barnes, Paul Daley, Afrika Bambaataa and Nick Rapaccioli and produced by Leftfield and Nick Rapaccioli. It was released on CD and 12” on 6 September 1999 on the Hard Hands record label, published by Chrysalis Music. The song reached #7 in the UK Singles Chart which was the highest position out of all Leftfield singles, especially since the albums reached #3 and #1 respectively in the albums charts and were both nominated for the Mercury Music Prize.
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