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Fela Kuti

The Best Of The Black President 2

Knitting Factory



2cd

Released: 4th Mar 2013

£9.99

out of stock


deluxe 2cd + dvd

Released: 4th Mar 2013

£11.99

out of stock


a 2cd compilation of some of fela & his band's finest cuts & quite simply some of the best afrobeat ever made.

includes some of his finest, most incendiary compositions including 'expensive shit', 'colonial mentality', 'yellow fever' & 'sorrow, tears & blood'. comes with booklet including foreword by AKON, Fela’s biography, and a track-by-track commentary from Afrobeat historian Chris May. The deluxe version includes a DVD of Fela Kuti live at Glastonbury 1984, plus interviews with Fela.

The Best Of The Black President 2

Tracklist

  1. Everything Scatter
  2. Expensive Shit
  3. Underground System (Part 2)
  4. Trouble Sleep Yanga
  5. Wake Am
  6. Monkey Banana
  7. Sorrow Tears And Blood (Original Extended Version)
  8. Black Man’s Cry
  9. Mr. Follow Follow
  10. He Miss Road
  11. Yellow Fever
  12. Na Poi
  13. Colonial Mentality