All posts tagged "afrika shrine"
Lemi Ghariokwu: ‘I Was Fela’s Youngest Best Friend’
Before he turned 20, Lemi Ghariokwu, the artist who designed 26 jacket covers for Afrobeat creator Fela Anikulapo-Kuti’s...
“I was surprised to find that Nigeria produces so much rich music”–Toshi Endo
QnA with Toshi Endo (Japanese lecturer and Fela Scholar) It’s amazing that a Japanese academic is so knowledgeable...
The (Afrobeat) King is back!
@waka_about editorial (Oct. 2012; print edition), published just before #Felabration 2012.
Femi Kuti Turns 52
Femi Kuti, son of the late Afrobeat creator, Fela Kuti, turns 52 today, June 16. Waka-about was at...
Watching Davido’s Back[side]
By Pelu Awofeso The fans have waited five hours for this moment. Its Felabration Week and we’re all...
Fela, Kalakuta and the Afrika Shrine
By Azuka jebose Molokwu The Afrika Shrine is a panoramic society, a poly-rhythmic nation, interlaced with rich multi-cultural...