London Afrobeat Collective brings ‘FELA’ to Nigeria this October


    The London Afrobeat Collective is a 10 Man band based. Photo: BHM)
    Award-winning London Afrobeat Collective in their first-ever tour of Nigeria tagged Pride of Culture will bring an energy and high-spirited stagecraft of late Afrobeat icon Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, with a tour organized by Zmirage.
    Playing four dates, the band will perform at the June 12 Cultural Centre, Kuto, Abeokuta on Thursday October 15, Wheatbaker Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos on Friday October 16, La Campaigne Tropicana, Akodo, Lagos on Saturday October 17 and a final performance on Sunday October 18, 2015 at Felabration, Africa Shrine, Agidingbi, Ikeja, Lagos.
    The 10-man LAC band is a UK-based ensemble of Afrobeat enthusiasts who aim to inspire more of Fela-like ingenuity not only in the area of music but other professional facets of life.
    Watch Upside Down (Fela Kuti Cover) by London Afrobeat Collective below.
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