Pat Thomas Introduces Marijata' is a seminal Ghanian album that fuses highlife, reggae, folk, funk and soul, from legendary vocalist Pat Thomas. Originally released in 1976 on Gapophone Records. 'Marijata' was a group made up of three members - Kofi 'Electric' Addison on drums, Bob Fischlan on organ and Nat Osmanu on guitar, hailing from Ghana. Pat Thomas career began in 1969 with the 'Broadway Dance Band', leaving a year later to join the 'Uhuru Dance Band'. He then played with Ebo Taylor's 'Blue Monks' and finally formed the 'Sweet Beans' in 1973 where he really made his name. The group released 'False Lover' in 1974, split and then reformed as Marijata, releasing 'Marijata' (also available on Mr Bongo) and this album, 'Pat Thomas Introduces Marijata'.
Cantor ganês de alta vida, e artista.
Nasceu: 14 de agosto de 1946 em Agona, Gana.
De status lendário, Thomas foi premiado com a "voz de África" de 1978.
My Love Will Shine
That's The Way
Papa's Little Boy
Black Beautiful Race
I Can Say
Don't Blame Us
Mr Bongo, Academy LPs, Gapophone Records
Gana, Reino Unido, Estados Unidos