7.22.2014

Fans praise Finding Fela at London Sundance Film Festival!

Coming to a theater near you Aug. 1st! 8/1-7 – IFC Center – New York, NY 8/8-10 & 8/15-17 ONLY – Martha’s Vineyard Film Society – Vineyard Haven, MA 8/8-14 – Landmark Chez Artiste – Denver, CO 8/8-14 – The …

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7.15.2014

The Current’s Song of the Day – Seun Kuti – “African Airways”

Today’s song of the day is “African Airways” by Seun Kuti and Egypt 80 from their album A Long Way to the Beginning. Download HERE from The Current

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7.10.2014

Seun Kuti on Esquire’s “Best Summer Jams from World’s Hottest Places”

“I have many memories from a trip to the legendary Shrine nightclub in Lagos, Nigeria: sweating more than I ever have in my life, partying till dawn with a bunch of Nigerians who wouldn’t stop dancing and buying me drinks, …

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6.27.2014

Popmatters gives Seun Kuti’s new album a 9/10!

“This is a well-oiled, veteran operation, with a fiery leader capable of carrying the torch of Afrobeat to far borders and bringing the music to new heights.” Read the full review HERE  

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6.26.2014

Finding Fela trailer ++ featured screenings

Watch the official trailer for Finding Fela and get your tickets now for a screening in your town! www.findingfela.com –FILM SCREENINGS– 6/27 – Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival – Chilmark – MA 7/11 – Railroad Square Cinema – Waterville – ME 8/1-8/7 – …

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6.19.2014

Afropop reviews Seun Kuti concert in NYC

Seun Kuti has grown into his role as a principle torchbearer of Afrobeat, the globally loved Nigerian musical genre created by his late father Fela Kuti. After Fela died in 1997, his youngest son inherited the old man’s band, Egypt …

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6.18.2014

NPR Morning Editions || Seun Kuti

Seun Anikulapo Kuti stopped by NPR Morning Edition to discuss his new album, “A Long Way To The Beginning,” Fela Kuti, and his vision for for a better Nigeria. Listen to the full interview HERE

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6.12.2014

New York Times review of Seun Kuti

“When Seun Kuti had his shirt off, dancing through the end of a sweaty, magnificently funky set at the Highline Ballroom on Tuesday night, the tattoo across his muscular shoulders was visible: “Fela Lives.” Fela Anikulapo Kuti, Seun’s father, was the creator …

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6.9.2014

Seun Kuti playing NYC June 10th!

NYC! Don’t miss out on your chance to see Seun Kuti LIVE with Egypt 80 tomorrow at Highline Ballroom!! Tickets available HERE: http://highlineballroom.com/show/2014/06/10/seun-kuti-egypt-80/    

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6.5.2014

Seun Kuti playing Highline Ballroom in NYC on 6/10

Don’t miss Seun Kuti playing at Highline Ballroom in NYC on Tuesday, June 10th! Tickets available HERE: http://highlineballroom.com/show/2014/06/10/seun-kuti-egypt-80/ Thanks to Time Out NY for the great show preview! See you there!

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