JuJu ‎– Chapter Two: Nia (1974)

Chapter Two: Nia is the second of two albums by American avant-garde/spiritual-jazz ensemble Ju Ju, released in 1974 on Strata-East. The band would morph into Oneness of JuJu for the following year’s African Rhythms. Tracklist: A1. “Introduction” (2:40) A2. “Contradiction” (5:10) A3. “Black Experience” (3:44) A4. “Nia” (8:36) B1. “The End of the Butterfly King” […]

Ju Ju

Ju Ju were an American spiritual-jazz ensemble from San Francisco that released two albums on Strata-East in 1973 and 1974. The band morphed into Oneness of Juju and released five further albums over the following nine-year period. Members: J. Plunky Branch, Michael “Babatunde Olatunji” Lea (percussion), Al-Hammel Rasul [aka Tony Grayson] (piano), Jalongo Ngoma [aka […]