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NOTE: According to the band's Web site,, the name they call themselves is "Antibalas," NOT "Antibaalas Afrobeat Orchestra." All of their releases since 2003 were released under that name. Please update your tags accordingly. should NOT be forcing the scrobbles to the wrong band name.

Antibalas1998 is a Bushwick, Brooklyn based afrobeat band that is modelled after Fela Kuti's Africa 70 band and Eddie Palmieri's Harlem River Drive Orchestra. Although their music… read more

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  • A band similar to Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra is the Budos Band! Stream one of their newest releases "The Sticks" right now on SoundCloud
  • How come is "Antibalas" redirecting here? "Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra" is their old name, they used it only on their first album. They're always go by just "Antibalas" today.
  • "Rat Race" em afrobeat: ♥
  • Who Is This America? was my first experience with them and it's still my favorite album by them.
  • Bad Afrobeat!
  • The band's correct name is simply "Antibalas". Please click on the [b]suggest a correction[/b] link so our scrobbles get properly counted.
  • I'm also sure you are going to support this awesome afrorock from the artist Bantunani :
  • Their new album is awesome!!!
  • fresh beats

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