Leftfield - Afrika Shox

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Leftfield : Afrika Shox

[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
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Leftfield - Afrika Shox: 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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