Category Archives: Afrobeat

(January 18, 2019): Seun Anikulapo Kuti & Egypt 80 – Rise

The title track from the 2011 double album of the same name, Rise.  Seun Kuti is the youngest son of the legendary Fela Kuti. Egypt 80, which had been Fela Kuti’s band, became Seun’s main band after his father died … Continue reading

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(February 21, 2018): Jungle By Night – Empire

From the 2014 album, The Hunt.  The band is a nine piece afrobeat collective based in Amesterdam. In 2011, when they formed, they were ages 15-22.

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