Posts tagged "Fela Kuti"

Movies & TV

Nigerian Director Andrew Dosunmu To Helm ‘FELA’ Biopic

The hype is real, as black Hollywood looks to turn a corner in the type of productions in the works. Focus Features recently announced word…

Fashion

Milkcrate Athletics Presents Fela Kuti Inspired T-Shirt

In recent years, Fela Kuti's popularity has risen in the states, mostly due to the Tony Award winning play 'Fela' that ran on Broadway from…

News

Nas And Damian Marley Get Some Competition

Nas and Damian Marley's Distant Relatives isn't the only spring album dedicated to African music. Knitting Factory Records will release Fela! - Original Broadway Cast…

News

“Fela is Hip Hop Culture”

Star of the critically acclaimed and Jay-Z produced broadway play, Fela, Sahr Ngaujah talks with Vibe's Bonsu Thompson about the musical genius Fela Kuti.