Fela Kuti and His Koola Lobitos rare releases Out on April 8
Ever heard Fela Kuti’s rare music while he was working with the Koola Lobitos?
Fela Ransome Kuti’s fans will definitely have a good month of April when the rare releases from the Nigerian great will be put out on sale. Knitting Factory Records is set to release Highlife-Jazz and Afro-Soul (1963-1969) collection a re-issue of the rare records from the Afrobeat legend with his first band Koola Lobitos.
The three-disc package feature songs Fela released even before he started doing Afrobeat and a glimpse of the artistic legend he had proven to be even before he became a global star.
The three-disc collection will be released on April 8.
Check out the tracklist
DISC 1 1. Bonfo 2. Fere 3. Onifere No. 2 4. Oyejo 5. Oloruka 6. Awo 7. Great Kids 8. Amaechi’s Blues 9. Yese 10. Egbin 11. Orise 12. Eke 13. V.C. 7 14. I Know Your Feeling
DISC 2 1. Signature Tune 2. It’s Highlife Time 3. Lagos Baby 4. Omuti 5. Ololufe 6. Araba’s Delight 7. Wa Dele 8. Lai Se 9. Mi O Mo 10. Obinrin Le 11. Omo Ejo
DISC 3 1. Everyday I Got My Blues (Live) 2. Moti Gbrokan (Live) 3. Waka Waka (Live) 4. Ako (Live) 5. Ororuka (Live) 6. Lai Se (Live) 7. Onidodo 8. Ajo 10. Abiara 11. Se E Tun De 12. Waka Waka 13. My Baby Don Love Me 14. Home Cooking