Fela Kuti - Finding Fela OST

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The soundtrack to the documentary film ‰Û÷Finding Fela‰۪ which tells the story of Fela Kuti‰۪s life, his music and his social and political importance.

This in-depth look at the man who created Afrobeat (the fusion of jazz, traditional West African rhythms, funk, Highlife and psychedelic rock) includes 17 of Fela‰۪s classic tracks plus a never-before released live version of ‰Û÷Colonial Mentality‰۪, recorded at the New Afrika Shrine in Fela‰۪s hometown of Lagos and featuring Fela‰۪s son Femi Kuti on saxophone.

With his audacious music and much courage, Fela helped fight corruption and autocracy in freshly democratized Nigeria.åÊ