October 27, 2021
Including previously unpublished photos and in-depth commentaries.
Partisan Records is continuing its Fela Kuti reissue campaign, with the fifth box set in the series coming this December.
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The box set includes reissues of: Why Black Man Dey Suffer, Noise for Vendor Mouth, Kalakuta Show, Excuse O, Ikoyi Blindness, Original Sufferhead, and Overtake Don Overtake Overtake.
Alongside the music, the box set also includes a 20-page booklet featuring in-depth commentaries on the albums, previously unpublished photos of Kuti, and more.
The release has been co-curated by Kuti’s son, Femi, and Coldplay’s Chris Martin.
Pre-order Fela Kuti – Box Set #5 here in advance of its 10th December release, and check out the artwork below.
Photo by: Ian Watts