Afropop Worldwide, the excellent, longtime, syndicated world music show, is sponsoring a contest where you can win a trip to NYC to see Fela!, the musical about the life of Nigerian musician and activist Fela Anikulapo Kuti getting great word and word of mouth. Deadline is Feb. 14th. Check it out.
Win the Afropop Trip for 2 to New York to see FELA! on Broadway (includes air fare, hotel, orchestra tickets, Afropop-customized experiences, and more)
Deadline extended to Feb. 14th: http://www.afropop.org/free_stuff.php?ID=606
Video of Afropop's exclusive interview with singer, composer, bandleader and recording artist Seun Kuti-- contemplating FELA! the ground-breaking musical on Broadway about his father, Fela Anikulapo Kuti--father of Afrobeat, son of Nigeria, radical. Includes footage from a FELA! performance.
Transcript of Afropop's exclusive, extended interview with Seun Kuti talking about FELA! on Broadway, the turning points in his father's life, Seun's forthcoming album, perceptions of Africa within and outside Africa, Hollywood-Nollywood-Bollywood, District 9, evangelical preachers ripping off poor people in Nigeria, and much more:
For more information, please visit Afropop.org