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Seun Kuti Live At Philly's Union Transfer w/ Rich Medina

Catch Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 live with Rich Medina at Philadelphia's Union Transfer.


Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 are set to touch down in Philadelphia for a relentless excursion into horns, drums, & call-and-response alongside veteran spinner Rich Medina. The live show, presented by Okayafrica and Little Giant, comes after the release of Seun and Egypt 80's A Long Way To The Beginning, a 7-track album produced by Robert Glasper that aims to reshape Fela’s politically-charged afrobeat for the modern ear. Grab tickets below and see all details for the September 8 show at Philly's Union Transfer in the flyer above. In honor of the show, we're giving out 2 Fela Kuti t-shirts from our store, including the Puff Puff Pass tee (designed by Philly resident artist Thom Lessner) and the Punk Fela tee. Enter the contest below!

>>>Grab Tickets To Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 w/ Rich Medina Live At Union Transfer

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The 12 Songs You Need to Hear This Week

Featuring Olamide, Khuli Chana, Kwesi Arthur x Vic Mensa, KiDi, Elaine, Ruger and more.

Every week, we highlight the top releases through our best music of the week column.

Here's our round up of the best tracks and music videos that came across our desks, which you can also check out in our Songs You Need to Hear This Week playlists on Spotify and Apple Music.

Follow our SONGS YOU NEED TO HEAR THIS WEEK playlist on Spotify here and Apple Music here.

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Olamide Will 'Rock' Your World with His New Single & Music Video

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