If you’ve seen the show and like many, find yourself unable to stop humming along the music in your head, there’s a surefire cure — The Original Broadway Cast Recording. Relive the night of the show by throwing this disc on — or download it here. The cast recording features the voice of Sahr Ngaujah, backed by none other than the preeminent Brooklyn Afrobeat orchestra, Antibalas. It includes a slew of Fela hits like “Zombie”, “Water No Get Enemy”, “Expensive Shit”, “Coffin for Head of State”, among others. You can purchase the recording via the Knitting Factory Records store. And until then, we’ve got something to tide you over — a free download of “Water No Get Enemy”. $0.00. Yes.
Monthly Archives: November 2011
A Letter from Maija & Ashe-O
Prêt-À-Poundo: Top 10 Style Guide and Exclusive Behind-The-Scenes Video
Photo: Lovely letter from Beyonce to Michelle Williams
Prêt-À-Poundo: Style Guide – The Dapper Real Live Show
Video: Beyoncé Is A(n African) Grown Woman
Prêt-À-Poundo: Style Guide — Rock Your Punk Fela Tee
Video: Meshell Ndegeocello Talks About Fela Kuti on STGtv
Fela! Flash Mob (Seattle, WA)
Gelan Lambert personally invited to Miami by Mayor Andre D. Pierre!
Sahr Ngaujah won a Norton Award for ‘Outstanding Musical Performance.’
Official FELA! Opening Party & Performance w/ SAHR NGAUJAH in Oakland, CA!
Meshell Ndegeocello spent an afternoon at Broadway at the Paramount