Okayplayer Store x William Onyeabor

William Onyeabor gear from Luaka Bop is now available in the Okayplayer store, including 'Who Is William Onyeabor' vinyl and CDs, t-shirts, and posters.

The funkiest thing to come along in years has touched down in the Okayplayer store. That's right, we've teamed up with Luaka Bop to GEAR UP for the worldwide celebration of Nigeria's electro-funk originator/most interesting man in the world— William Onyeabor Week! Don yourself in smooth and good stylings as the Nigerian mysteryman's name braces to become the talk of households and dancefloors alike. A five year undertaking, 30 years after its original release in Nigeria— the immaculate Who Is William LP from our Luaka Bop friends is now available for purchase in the OKPShop. Buy a T-shirt + a CD or LP and you also get a complimentary William Onyeabor package that includes a campaign button, specially designed newspaper and balloon.


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