British reggae singer Kofi first worked with the trio Brown Sugar (with Pauline Catlin and Soul II Soul vocalist Caron Wheeler). Her first solo single was "Place in the Sun." Later she released an album on Mad Professor's Ariwa Records, Black...With Sugar. "Proud of Mandela," a remake of a song from her debut, reached the top of the reggae charts in 1990. Ras released Wishing Well domestically.
by John Bush