Finding Fela - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

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Label: KNITTING FACTORY RECORDS
Catalog: KFR1133
Format: CD

Fela Kuti

Original Motion Picture Soundtrack 1. Jeun Ko Ku (Chop 'n Quench) 2. Opposite People (edit) 3. Highlife Time 4. Lover 5. Viva Nigeria 6. Upside Down (edit) 7. Egbe Mi O (Carry Me I Want To Die) 8. Johnny Just Drop (edit) 9. VIP (Part 2 Live In Berlin) 10. Teacher Don't Teach Me Nonsense (edit) 11. Go Slow (edit) 12. Zombie 13. Power Show (edit) 14. Beasts of No Nation (edit) 15. Shuffering and Shmiling (edit) 16. Colonial Mentality (Live at the New Afrika Shrine) The soundtrack to the film 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 "Colonial Mentality" recorded at the New Afrika Shine in Fela's hometown of Lagos and features Femi Kuti on saxophone. With his audacious music and much courage, Fela helped fight corruption and autocracy in freshly democratized Nigeria. - from amazon.com

Price: $23.98