EBO TAYLOR

African Fusion • Ghana
Jazz music community with review and forums
EBO TAYLOR picture
Born in 1936, Ghanaian guitarist, composer, arranger, bandleader, and producer Ebo Taylor has been a vital presence in African music for more than half-a-century. During the early '60s, he was active in the influential highlife bands the Stargazers and the Broadway Dance Band whose singles were mainstays on national radio. In 1962 he took his Black Star Highlife Band to London and collaborated with other African musicians who were also in Britain at the time, including Fela Kuti. Back in Ghana, he worked as an influential producer, crafting recordings for Pat Thomas (his future collaborator) and C.K. Mann, among many others. During the '70s, his own musical projects combined traditional Ghanaian music with Afro-beat, jazz, and funk, creating a trademark sound as evidenced by the albums Ebo Taylor & the Pelikans (1976) and Twer Nyame (1978). In the '80s, albums such as Conflict Nkru! and Hitsville Re-Visited (co-billed to read more...
Thanks to snobb for the addition and js for the updates

EBO TAYLOR Online Videos

See all EBO TAYLOR videos

Buy EBO TAYLOR music

Amazon (logo)
Life StoriesLife Stories
Strut Records 2011
$24.25
$31.81 (used)
Love And DeathLove And Death
Strut Records 2011
$24.81
$35.75 (used)
My Love & MusicMy Love & Music
Mr Bongo 2016
$19.96
$21.99 (used)
Ebo TaylorEbo Taylor
Mr. Bongo Worldwide 2013
$17.39
$21.61 (used)
Yen AraYen Ara
Mr Bongo 2018
$10.50
$7.18 (used)
PalaverPalaver
BBE Music 2019
$11.71
$16.85 (used)
Showing 6 items | Cache expiring in 72h | Keyword-based search | Best seller rank | More results on Amazon.com

EBO TAYLOR Discography

EBO TAYLOR albums / top albums

EBO TAYLOR Ebo Taylor And The Pelikans album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ebo Taylor And The Pelikans
African Fusion 1976
EBO TAYLOR My Love And Music album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
My Love And Music
African Fusion 1976
EBO TAYLOR Ebo Taylor album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ebo Taylor
African Fusion 1977
EBO TAYLOR Twer Nyame album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Twer Nyame
African Fusion 1978
EBO TAYLOR Ebo Taylor & Saltpond Barkers Choir : Me Kra Tsie album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ebo Taylor & Saltpond Barkers Choir : Me Kra Tsie
African Fusion 1979
EBO TAYLOR Ebo Taylor & Uhuru Yenzu : Conflict Nkru! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ebo Taylor & Uhuru Yenzu : Conflict Nkru!
African Fusion 1980
EBO TAYLOR Ebo Taylor & Uhuru Yenzu ‎: Nsamanfo - People's Highlife Vol.1 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ebo Taylor & Uhuru Yenzu ‎: Nsamanfo - People's Highlife Vol.1
African Fusion 1981
EBO TAYLOR Ebo Taylor, Pat Thomas & Uhuru Yenzu : Hitsville Re-Visited album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ebo Taylor, Pat Thomas & Uhuru Yenzu : Hitsville Re-Visited
African Fusion 1982
EBO TAYLOR Love And Death album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Love And Death
African Fusion 2010
EBO TAYLOR Appia Kwa Bridge album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Appia Kwa Bridge
African Fusion 2012
EBO TAYLOR Yen Ara album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Yen Ara
African Fusion 2018
EBO TAYLOR Palaver album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Palaver
African Fusion 2019

EBO TAYLOR EPs & splits

EBO TAYLOR live albums

EBO TAYLOR demos, promos, fans club and other releases (no bootlegs)

EBO TAYLOR re-issues & compilations

EBO TAYLOR singles (0)

EBO TAYLOR movies (DVD, Blu-Ray or VHS)

EBO TAYLOR Reviews

No EBO TAYLOR music reviews posted yet.

EBO TAYLOR Movies Reviews

No EBO TAYLOR movie reviews posted yet.

EBO TAYLOR Shouts

Please login to post a shout
No shouts posted yet. Be the first member to do so above!

JMA TOP 5 Jazz ALBUMS

Rating by members, ranked by custom algorithm
Albums with 30 ratings and more
Kind of Blue Cool Jazz
MILES DAVIS
Buy this album from our partners
A Love Supreme Post Bop
JOHN COLTRANE
Buy this album from our partners
The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady Progressive Big Band
CHARLES MINGUS
Buy this album from our partners
My Favorite Things Hard Bop
JOHN COLTRANE
Buy this album from our partners

New Jazz Artists

New Jazz Releases

Barre Phillips, Teppo Hauta-Aho : To Face The Bass Avant-Garde Jazz
BARRE PHILLIPS
Buy this album from MMA partners
More new releases

New Jazz Online Videos

TELE-PORT: Concise
ZHENYA STRIGALEV
js· 6 hours ago
Théo Ceccaldi Trio “Django”
THÉO CECCALDI
js· 1 day ago
More videos

New JMA Jazz Forum Topics

More in the forums

New Site interactions

More...

Latest Jazz News

members-submitted

More in the forums

Social Media

Follow us