Slices of Fela YouTube Series for Black History Month

In honour of Black History Month this year, the final segment of the three part video series “Slices of Fela” has been released.

Celebrating one of the most iconic and influential musicians in the world, this in-depth series is narrated by actor Sahr Ngaujah who played Fela in the Broadway Musical of his life.

Featuring excerpts from live performances and related documentaries, the series explores stories from Fela’s life and career, discussing the impact and influence of his musical and political legacy.

Available to view on Youtube now, “Slices of Fela” is a great way to learn more about Fela Kuti from a personal point of view, told by someone who recognises him as a hero and an inspiration.

Watch all three parts now:

Part One

Part Two

Part Three