For nearly three decades, legendary Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti used his highly energetic music — essentially a fusion of African rhythms and American funk and jazz — as a weapon for political change in Africa. Fela's son Femi honed his musical chops in his father's band and then formed his own band, Positive Force, in the mid-'80s. The younger Kuti carries on his father's tradition with equally infectious grooves and socially conscious lyrics. Wrasse Records... More >>>