Tag Archives: Lagos

Daily Discovery: BANTU feat. Seun Kuti – Yeye Theory (Live)

Daily Discovery: BANTU feat. Seun Kuti – Yeye Theory (Live)

Enjoy “Yeye Theory” live rendition by Lagos-based 13-piece afro-funk and afrobeat ensemble Bantu from their set at the Freedom Foundation Africa Festival also featuring Seun Kuti as special guest.   You can listen to and buy Bantu’s latest album Everybody Get Agenda following this link: https://backl.ink/142773136  
Interview: Bukky Leo – The Afrobeat Time Traveller (June 2020)

Interview: Bukky Leo – The Afrobeat Time Traveller (June 2020)

There are only a bunch of musicians who can claim to embody the history and evolution of a music style. Bukky Leo is part of this restricted club. His career and possibly life are indeed manifestations of afrobeat. So much so that, if you’d like to approach the quintessential Nigerian...
Interview: Seun Kuti – Black Times Are Now! (February 2018)

Interview: Seun Kuti – Black Times Are Now! (February 2018)

If anyone can claim the title of ‘afrobeat Ambassador’, it would be Seun Kuti. The youngest son of Fela Kuti and hereditary leader of the Egypt 80 is the bridge between his father’s role as afrobeat pioneer and the more contemporary metamorphosis and migrations of the Nigerian style. On Friday, Seun...