The Afrobeat Show

Premiere DateDec 8, 2011
00:00 Intro/Interview Segment with Dele Sosimi
04:07 Atide (Melchyor A's Hmida Version) Stan-Ley & Dele Sosimi
11:03 Fire Dance Seun Kuti
19:09 Mic Break
20:22 One Two Femi Kuti
22:33 Turbulent Times (Stan ley's Ingroove Vocal Mix) - Dele Sosimi
29:57 Mahlalela Hugh Masekela
34:24 Mic Break
35:27 B.O.B.  Underground System Afrobeat
43:33 No I'm Not A Monkey Ka-La-Ka Afro Beat Band
52:51 A You Momma Ginger Johnson and his African Messengers
56:26 Mic Break
57:43 Mogadishu Ave. Jimi Tenor & Kabu Kabu
62:13 What Is Life? Ebo Taylor & Uhuru Yenzu
66:50 Se We Non Nan Orchestre Poly-Rythmo De Cotonou
71:49 Interview Segment with Dele Sosimi
75:22 Ya Hand Dele Sosimi
82:20 Oluya Akoya Afrobeat
89:55 He Miss Road Fela Kuti
100:40 Olokun Tony Allen
104:22 Interview Segment with Dele Sosimi/Mic Break
108:44 Big Cat Fat Cat Dele Sosimi
115:23 Finish

BEATS. DRUMS. PASSION. SOUL. Feel the pulse of the world & tune in to DJ Meredith’s Afrobeat Show! EXCLUSIVE Interview with Dele Sosimi! Dele was a keyboard player and musical director for Fela Kuti in the early 1980s before joining forces with Fela’s son Femi to form the band Positive Force. Check out the full interview to learn the story about this incredibly talented Nigerian-British musician and what’s in store for him in 2012!

Listen to the full Dele Sosimi interview here.

Dele Sosimi
Dec 29 – Open the Gate – the Black Culture Cafe – London, UK

Femi Kuti
Dec 9 – Le Cargo – Caen, France
Dec 10 – Le 106 – Caen, France
Dec 13 – L’Aeronef – Lille, France
Dec 15 – La Cartonnerie – Reims, France
Dec 16 – La Vapeur – Dijon, France
Dec 17 – Antwerpen – Antwerp, Belgium

Tony Allen
Dec 16 – Grounds – Rotterdam, Netherlands
Dec 17 – Grounds – Rotterdam, Netherlands
Jan 21 – Theatre Victor Hugo – Bagneux, France

Hugh Masekela
Feb 8 – Irvine Barclay Theatre – Irvine, CA
Feb 10 – UCLA Royce Hall – Los Angeles, CA
Feb 11 – Laxson Auditorium – Chico, CA
Feb 22 – Flynn Center For The Performing Arts – Burlington, VT
Feb 24 – Zeiterion Performing Arts Center – New Bedford, MA

Seun Kuti
Apr 14 – Cedar Cultural Center – Minneapolis, MN
Apr 20 – UCLA Royce Hall – Los Angeles, CA

Meredith is a DJ/producer born and raised in Staten Island, NY. She was always a collector of vast amounts of music and grew up listening to all styles, from Afrobeat to hip-hop to reggae. Growing up in the big…