Saluting The Black President!
"Trouble Sleep Yango Go Wake Am" performed by Keziah Jones & Dele Sosimi's Afrobeat Orchestra
17th May 2013 @ 229 The Venue, London
On Friday May 17 at 229 The Venue in London an event took place, entitled 'Saluting The Black President' paying tribute to the late great Fela Anikulapo Kuti and celebrating the re-packaging and re-release of his entire catalogue on Knitting Factory Records. A number of illustrious artists were invited to give their interpretations of Fela songs, backed by the inimitable Dele Sosimi and his Afrobeat Orchestra.
These songs are being exclusively streamed on Okay Africa and simultaneously placed on Fela's official YouTube channel youtube.com/fela