Fela Kuti

Seun Kuti And Black Thought Champion “People Power” On “Kuku Kee Me (Remix)” [Premiere]

Fresh off the release of Cheat Codes with Danger Mouse, Black Thought joins Afrobeat musician Seun Kuti on the "Kuku Kee Me… Read More

September 22, 2022

Eminem & Lionel Richie Inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Eminem and Lionel Richie are new Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees, while A Tribe Called Quest didn't make… Read More

May 4, 2022

Q-Tip & Jack White Reunite on New Song “Hi-De-Ho”

Q-Tip reemerges on Jack White track “Hi-De-Ho” from White's forthcoming solo album Fear of the Dawn due April 8th. Legendary rapper-producer Q-Tip… Read More

March 3, 2022

A Tribe Called Quest, Eminem Nominated for Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2022

A Tribe Called Quest, Eminem and Lionel Richie are amongst first-time nominees on the 2022 Rock & Roll Hall of… Read More

February 2, 2022

Earl Sweatshirt Gets Contemplative on New Album ‘Sick!’

In just 24 minutes–and with only two features–Earl Sweatshirt ponders isolation and coming-of-age on Sick! Earl Sweatshirt has made a… Read More

January 14, 2022

Pre-Order Your Copy of a Massive 7xLP Boxset of Fela Kuti Albums

Limited to just 4,000 copies, the incoming Fela Kuti box set is co-curated by his son Femi Kuti and Coldplay's… Read More

November 3, 2021

JAY-Z, Mary J. Blige, and Chaka Khan Lead 2021 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Ballot

This year's Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ballot also includes Rage Against The Machine, Dionne Warwick, and Tina Turner,… Read More

February 10, 2021

You Can Now Listen to Jungle Brothers’ Lost Album ‘Crazy Wisdom Masters’ on Bandcamp

The previously-unreleased Jungle Brothers album will be available exclusively to Bandcamp subscribers. In the early 1990s, New York rap trio… Read More

January 14, 2021

BBC Set to Air New Fela Kuti Documentary ‘Fela Kuti: Father of Afrobeat’

The documentary features recently unearthed archival footage, as well as interviews with family, friends, collaborators, and fans. A new Fela… Read More

November 20, 2020

Tony Allen, Global Afrobeat Drummer, Dies at 79

The pioneering Afrobeat drummer reportedly died in Paris, France. Tony Allen, the global drummer known for playing an instrumental role… Read More

April 30, 2020

Erykah Badu Performs Live At The Box In Honor Of Fela Kuti [Gallery]

Erykah Badu hit the stage to pay homage to Fela Kuti. Erykah Badu graced the stage with a DJ set… Read More

December 22, 2017