Female singer from Amami Oshima, who owns a restaurant on the island as well, where young singers such as Rikki and Kousuke Atari used to perform. Nishi has a deep voice, and on this CD performs with young male singer Shingo Maeyama who plays sanshin and sings hayashi, and Shunzo Tsukiji, a veteran male singer and Chie Mori, a 90 year old female singer. Superb release from the ever excellent Jabara records.
1. Asabana Bushi 2. Kurudando Bushi 3. Yonkana Bushi 4. Nagakumo Bushi 5. Anchan na Bushi 6. Yoisura Bushi 7. Yachabo Bushi 8. Mankoi Bushi 9. Kantsume Bushi 10. Sobayado 11. Shiro Nagare 12. Iye Tu 13. Watasha 14. Wakare Asabana (Agari Bushi) 15. Asabana Bushi 16. Itokuri 17. Ikyun-nya Kana