Review: Fela! On Broadway

Fela Kuti is arguably the most visible African star in music history. His passion, art and struggles are emblematic of the modern African experience and his significance transcends his native Nigeria. He was defiant and original; at once a loyal steward of distinct West African rhythms and a pioneer in deftly crafting a sound that was the sum of global rebel music from funk to hard-bop. He is often viewed […]