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8 thoughts on “ Zombie - Fẹla* And Afrika 70* - Zombie (Vinyl, LP, Album)

  1. Zombie was first played by Fela Kuti and Africa 70 at FESTAC (Festival for Black Arts and Culture) in Lagos, Nigeria in The song's immediate popularity (it satirised the military government of the time) incurred the wrath of the government, and soldiers destroyed Kuti's home.
  2. Zombie by Fela Kuti and Afrika 70 £ Zombie by Fela Kuti and Afrika 70 is available to order from The LP Cafe. Out of stock. Notify me when this item becomes available. SKU: Categories: Knitting Factory, World Tags: Fela Kuti and Afrika 70, Knitting Factory, world, Zombie.
  3. Zombie Lyrics: Zombie o, zombie (Zombie o, zombie) / Zombie o, zombie (Zombie o, zombie) / Zombie no go go, unless you tell am to go (Zombie) / Zombie no go stop, unless you tell am to stop.
  4. Fela Kuti. Fela Anikulapo Kuti (15 October - 2 August ), or simply Fela ([feˈlæ]) was a Nigerian multi-instrumentalist musician and composer, pioneer of Afrobeat music, human rights activist, and political maverick.
  5. This album is fucking badass. The whole message of Zombie is a scathing critcism on the Nigerian Army, comparing them to brainless zombies who do what they're told. You gotta respect Fela for not giving a shit and just saying things how they are. This man also had 27 wives (no that's not an exaggeration). Absolute legend.
  6. "Zombie" is a protest song by Irish alternative rock band the Cranberries, written about the IRA bombing in Warrington, and in memory of two young victims, Johnathan Ball and Tim Parry. It was released in September as the lead single from their second studio album, .
  7. Zombie was the most popular and impacting record that Fela Kuti & Africa 70 would record -- it ignited the nation to follow Fela's lead and antagonize the military zombies that had the population by the throat. Fela is direct and humorous in his attack as he barks out commands to the soldiers like: "Attention! Double up! Fall In! Fall out! Fall down! Get read.

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