Great Spirits Portraits of LifeChanging World Music Artists

Someone at Motown had been seduced by Fela's aura and great media profile . They felt they would be signing a Third World superstar , which Fela in many ways was — though not if measured by record sales . At the last moment Fela nixed ...


Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

ISBN: 1604733411

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 260

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Personal encounters with musical geniuses determined to change the world; includes pieces on Bob Marley, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, Nina Simone, Sun Ra, Augustus Pablo, the Neville Brothers, Yabby You, and Nadia Gamal