Afrobeat is a fusion of Jazz, Funk and West African Highlife. Nigerian musician and bandleader Fela Kuti is credited with inventing the term and with pioneering and popularizing the style in Africa in the 70s. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Tony Allen

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Monday 8 June 2015
Femi KutiConcert Paradise Rock Club
Boston MA, United States
42.351784 -71.119549

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Saturday 20 June 2015
The Nth PowerConcert
Teragram Ballroom
Los Angeles, CA, United States
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Friday 26 June 2015
OrgoneConcert The State Room
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
40.755273 -111.888884
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Wednesday 1 July 2015
Seun Kuti & Egypt 80Concert Miller Outdoor Theatre
Houston, TX, Houston, United States
29.719104 -95.388719
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Thursday 2 July 2015
Downtown Sound: Antibalas + Sonny Knight & the Lakers
Antibalas, Sonny Knight & The LakersConcert
Jay Pritzker Pavilion - Millennium Park
Chicago, United States
41.882678 -87.623284

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Saturday 11 July 2015
Jungle by NightConcert Rough Trade NYC
Brooklyn, New York, United States
40.72039 -73.959675
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