Fela's London Scene

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Fela's London Scene
Studio album by Fela Ransome-Kuti and his Africa '70
Released 1971
Recorded 1971 at Abbey Road Studios in London, England
Genre Afrobeat
Length 44:26
Label EMI
HNLX 5200
Producer Fela Kuti
Fela Kuti chronology
The '69 Los Angeles Sessions
(1970)
Fela's London Scene
(1971)
Why Black Man Dey Suffer
(1971)

Fela's London Scene is an album by Nigerian Afrobeat composer, bandleader, and multi-instrumentalist Fela Kuti recorded in England in 1971 and originally released on the Nigerian EMI label.[1]

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

The Allmusic review awarded the album 4½ stars calling it "A stunning record that marks the beginning of Fela's best period of recording".[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Fela Kuti

  1. "J’Ehin-J’Ehin" - 7:26
  2. "Egbe Mio" - 13:13
  3. "Who’re You" - 9:30
  4. "Buy Africa" - 5:51
  5. "Fight to Finish" - 7:26

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Fela Kuti discography, accessed May 9, 2014
  2. ^ a b Dougan, J., Allmusic Review accessed May 9, 2014