Tag: Fela

65. Suffering and smiling

Posted on 27/08/2017

Fela Kuti wrote this epic song in the 1980's. It describes the hard life of those living on very low incomes in Africa. Its title first points the hardship, but then to the joy which enables the... read more >

61. Rebel with a cause: Fela Kuti

Posted on 30/07/2017

61. Rebel with a cause: Fela Kuti Fela Kuti is a remarkable icon of African music. His parents were respectable upper middle class Nigerians, but his mother was an activist involved in anti-colonial... read more >