Monday, May 19, 2014

Rogana Ottah and the Black Heroes

Let me quote from John Beadle:
'Guitarist Isaac Rogana Ottah, "The Oshio Super King," a prolific artist from Akoku, Ndokwa LGA, Delta State, is one of the better-known Anioma musicians. His musical career began in the early 1970s when he played in the bands of Chief Stephen Osita Osadebe and Rex Lawson. In 1973 he joined fellow Ndokwa native Charles Iwegbue and His Hino Sound Band. Striking out on his own after Iwegbue's tragic death in 1976, Ottah scored a major hit with his first LP, Ukwani Special, in 1977. In quick succession a series of outstanding recordings, notably the "Oshio Super" series, propelled Ottah to the vanguard of the Anioma recording scene. Although his career slowed after the 1980s, he still made a prosperous livelihood as a touring musician into the early years of the 21st century.
I have received reports that Rogana Ottah passed away several years ago but have been unable to confirm them.'

Here is one of his greatest hits, the 'Ukwani Special'

Ukwani Special

P.s. my motivation to post music has been low, lately. But i understand that there are some people out there that appreciate this music, so this is for you.


Anonymous said...


Thanks for this. Nice to see you back. There seems to be an error in the link. Think is should be this:


Akwaboa said...

i've corrected the link.

Anonymous said...

I do appreciate this music and your posts. Thanks a lot, buddy.

Anonymous said...

Let me quote from Isaac Newton. "OUCH"!

Very nice site.

I to am anonymous.

Anonymous said...

Thank you very much.

Akwaboa said...

Thanks guys,
The next one is especially for you.

diego tc said...

Yes sir, is really significant!

poker said...

poker online terpercaya | poker online | Agen Domino | Agen Poker | Kumpulan Poker | bandar poker | Judi Poker | Judi online terpercaya | bandar qiu | situs judi online

Ayo segera daftarkan diri anda dan bergabunglah bersama kami !! Situs Agen Poker Online Terpercaya di Indonesia akan melayani Anda dengan profesional, memproses depo/wd dgn cepat. Come join and be a winer with us !!

Untuk info selanjutnya silakan chat ke :
Livechat_____: delimapoker
BBM__________: 7B960959
Facebook_____: delimapoker
Phone number_: +85595678845

RMXQ said...

This is fantastic. Do you have anything else by this group?


SahabatQQ: Agen DominoQQ Agen Domino99 dan Poker Online Aman dan Terpercaya
Website SahabatQQ
WA 1 : +6281210795428
WA 2 : +855889110527
FACEBOOK : SahabatQQ Reborn
Agen Domino99