Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 announces new LP Black Times



Fela’s son returns with his fourth studio album, shares first single.

Seun Kuti and his dance orchestra Egypt 80 are releasing their new album, this March via Strut.

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Seun is the youngest son of pioneering afrobeat legend Fela.

Black Times is a true reflection of my political and social beliefs,” shares the Seun. “It is an album for anybody who believes in change and understands the duty we have to rise up and come together.”

Pre-order a copy here ahead of its 2nd March release, listen to first single ‘Black Times’ and check out the track list below.


1. Last Revolutionary
2. Black Times featuring Carlos Santana
3. Corporate Public Control Department (CPCD)
4. Kuku Kee Me
5. Bad Man Lighter
6. African Dreams
7. Struggle Sounds
8. Theory Of Goat and Yam