Ghanaian American artist Abena Koomson on life, art and the unifying power of Afrobeat originator Fela Kuti's music.
A doccie about legendary musician Fela Kuti's life and politically-charged music has just been released.
A doccie about legendary musician Fela Kuti's life and politically-charged music has just been released. These images are a snapshot into his world.
Fifteen years after his death, the man who was a thorn in the side of officials in Nigeria has been honoured by the authorities with whom he tangled.
Seun Kuti shares his views on politics, the Egypt 80 big band and the long shadow cast by his father.
After years of furthering her family's tradition of activism, Yemisi Ransome-Kuti decided to take her struggle to the campaign trail.
Afro-Cuban scholar takes on Broadway and rails against the West.
An award-winning American musical based on Fela Kuti's life has been lavishly praised. But the production has been hit with a $5-million lawsuit.
Fela! brings the story of African superstar Fela Anikulapo Kuti to the mainstream.
Fela Kuti will be "dancing in his grave". That's what his son, Femi, says. The reason? A special concert outside Femi's own Afrika Shrine this month.