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Biography by Nate Cavalieri

Few artists have been as crucial to the invention, development, and popularization of Afro-pop than Orlando Julius. Starting in the '60s, Julius was fusing traditional African sounds and rhythms with those of American pop, soul, and R&B. Aside from performing and recording in his native Nigeria, he spent many years in the United States working on collaborations with Lamont Dozier, the Crusaders, and Hugh Masekela. His 1966 effort, Super Afro Soul, made him a national celebrity… read more

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  • AAA MY MIND BLOWNSO GOOD!!
  • orlando es uno de los grandes del afrobeat!!!!!!
  • the super afro soul double cd is fucking sweeeeeet

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