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Seun Anikulapo Kuti

The son of Afrobeat icon Fela Kuti, Seun Kuti inherited his father's band and his preference for political songwriting with infectious grooves. Alexis Maryon /Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Seun Kuti Furthers His Father's Message On 'Black Times'

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Seun Kuti & Egypt 80's new album, A Long Way to the Beginning, comes out May 27. Johann Sauty/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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A Long Way To The Beginning

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Hear Banning Eyre Discuss His Top Pick

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Seun Kuti Keeps The Afrobeat Movement Alive

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From Africa With Fury: Rise is Seun Kuti's latest album with his father Fela's band, Egypt 80. Kelechi Amadiobi/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Seun Kuti Channels His Father's Political 'Fury'

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Femi Kuti and Seun Anikulapo-Kuti. Julien Mignot; Kelechi Amadiobi/Courtesy of Knitting Factory Records hide caption

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Femi And Seun Kuti Keep Their Father's Rebellious Beat

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