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Fela Kuti
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Stumbling Down boasts a dense bass-heavy groove that’s cut through w a frenetic mix of percussion & a vocal performance from Sampa the Great.
Voraz is about the frenetic pace of daily life, with a tempo to match, elastic guitar lines & the driving Igbo woodblock that keeps time!
Ojibo Afrobeat’s debut album Ojiboland, is the 1st afrobeat album from Lithuania & one of the first from the Eastern European music scene!
Nyboma is a prominent Congolese soukous tenor vocalist w/ over a 50-year career span leading several bands & recording as a solo artist!
Adrenaline fueled horn-lines & heavy dub step reverberations all come together to tell their story on UK band Joro Afrobeat’s Matador!
Paying homage to the birth of jamming — the African Drum Circle — today’s episode features music by Fela Kuti, Femi Kuti, Mustafa Khaliq Ahmed, Abdoulaye Alhassane Toure, homage Mapfumo, and many other great African musicians.