Femi Kuti, Shoki Shoki

Shoki Shoki

Although he won’t shock Western ears, the son of late Nigerian legend Fela Kuti takes a cue from his revolutionary father by rocking the party AND politics. On ”Shoki Shoki” he brilliantly forges a link between Afrobeat and James Brown, spicing his percussive stew with acid jazz, hip-hop, and soul flavor while remaining true to his roots, proving himself an able ambassador to all rhythm nations. A-

Shoki Shoki
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