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Fela Kuti

Box Set #5 Co-Curated by Chris Martin & Femi Kuti

Knitting Factory Records

limited 7lp boxset w/ 20pp booklet + 16" x 24" poster

Released: 10th Dec 2021


Knitting Factory Records is proud to release the next installment of long-awaited vinyl reissues from the Fela Kuti catalog.

Box Set #5 was co-curated by Fela's son, world-renowned multi-instrumentalist and Afrobeat ambassador, Femi Kuti, and Chris Martin (Coldplay). This volume includes Why Black Man Dey Suffer, Noise for Vendor Mouth, Kalakuta Show, Excuse O, Ikoyi Blindness, Original Sufferhead, and Overtake Don Overtake Overtake. The artwork for each album has been meticulously recreated from the original vinyl pressings, alongside vintage vinyl label artwork.

Box Set #5 Co-Curated by Chris Martin & Femi Kuti

This 7LP Boxset Contains:


Why Black Man Dey Suffer

Ikoyi Mentality Versus Mushin Mentality



Noise for Vendor Mouth





Mr Grammarticalogylisationalism Is The Boss



Kalakuta Show

Don't Make Ganran Ganran (Te Je Je)



Ikoyi Blindness

Gba Mi Leti Ki N'Dolowo (Slap Me, Make I Get Money)



Original Sufferhead

Power Show



Overtake Don Overtake Overtake (Part I)

Overtake Don Overtake Overtake (Part II)