Incredible Bongo Band – Bongo Rock (1973)

The album Bongo Rock by Incredible Bongo Band, published in 1973 has been highly influential to Hip-Hop and Drum&Bass producers. Samples of the song “Last Bongo in Belgium” can be heard in “Looking Down the Barrel of a Gun” by the Beastie Boys, “Angel” performed by Massive Attack and “Song of Life” performed by Leftfield. .

Tracklist:
Side A
00:00 1) Apache
04:51 2) Let There Be Drums
07:30 3) Bongolia (deleted by content ID)
09:43 4) Last Bongo In Belgium

Side B
16:37 5) Dueling Bongos
19:33 6) In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida
27:14 7) Raunchy ’73
30:36 8) Bongo Rock

Credits:
Produced by Michael Viner and Perry Botkin Jr.

‘Apache’ composed by Jerry Lordan

‘Let There Be Drums’ composed by Richard Polodor and Sandy Nelson

‘Bongolia’ composed by Perry Botkin Jr.

‘Last Bongo In Belgium’ composed by Michael Viner and Perry Botkin Jr.

‘Dueling Bongos’ composed by Michael Viner and Perry Botkin Jr.

‘In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida’ composed by Doug Ingle

‘Raunchy ’73’ composed by Bill Justis and Sid Manker

‘Bongo Rock’ composed by Arthur Egnoian and Preston Epps

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