Joe Mensah

Joe Mensah was a Ghanaian singer and musician. Described as a music icon of Ghana, he is one of the progenitors of the highlife music genre and among the more renowned highlife musicians of the 1950s and 1960s. His hit songs include "Bonsue" and "Rokpokpo" from his album The Afrikan Hustle.
Mensah played an essential role in the creation of the Ghana Musicians Union and served as its first president. While in the United States he studied music at the Juilliard School and founded a radio show on WKCR at Columbia University featuring African music, which continues today.

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Love Any DayOld Friends & New Lovers5:44
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Happy BeatSomething For Nothing5:34
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BonsueThe Afrikan Hustle18:39
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Karamuja BoogieOld Friends & New Lovers10:24
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RokpokpoThe Afrikan Hustle4:53
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Old Friends & New LoversOld Friends & New Lovers7:43
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Africa Is Home (Natural Self Re-Edit)Africa Is Home (Soundway Records)4:26
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Sere BereThe Afrikan Hustle5:17
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ShakamoCry Laughter8:10
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Ye Gbawa Oo BabaThe Afrikan Hustle8:09
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