Topic: Red Hot + Fela

Thoughts on Fela | Common

Common shares his thoughts on Fela Kuti to celebrate what would have been the godfather of afrobeat’s 75th birthday.

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Thoughts on Fela | Brian Eno

First up in the series of celebrity vlogs honoring what would have been Fela’s 75th birthday is producer, composer and all-round sonic wizard Brian Eno.

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Happy 75th Birthday Fela Kuti | Watch Celeb Vlogs saluting Fela

Join us in celebrating what would have been Fela Kuti’s 75th Birthday today (October 15) with ‘Red Hot + Fela’ and a series of celebrity vlogs saluting the Afrobeat originator.

4 new videos will be added each day this week. Watch out for them!
Today we have CommonGeorge Clinton and Parliament FunkadelicMerrill Garbus (tune-yards) + Brian Eno

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Red Hot + FELA Live! At Lincoln Center

Watch the full Red Hot + FELA Live! At Lincoln Center performance HERE

Featuring: Sahr Ngaujah(star of FELA! On Broadway), Tony Allen, Baloji, SinkaneAngelique KidjoDead Prez‘s M1, SBajah (of Bajah + The Dry Eye Crew), Rubblebucket’s Alex Toth,  Superhuman Happiness — which unites members of AntibalastUnE-yArDs, and Iron + Wine.