Contact Us
fela kuti

fela kuti

WireImage
WireImage
[

‘Fela!’ May Be Headed to Nigeria

The Jay-Z and Smith family-produced musical 'Fela!' may have ended its run on Broadway last Sunday, but it appears that the show will go on. The play's lead producer, Stephen Hendel, says that he intends to bring the show on the

Read More

Jemal Countess/Getty Images
Jemal Countess/Getty Images
[

Beyonce Looks to MJ, Lauryn Hill, Fela Kuti for Inspiration

Beyonce has taken something of a hiatus from music over the past year, using a much-needed break to rest and work on new ideas for her next album. Now, one of the more innovative pop stars in the world is coming back and intends to mix every genre she loves into a brand new beast.

"Well, I wouldn't say I'm inventing a new genr

Read More

fela-200ak050410
[

Jay-Z and Will Smith-Funded ‘Fela!’ Snags 11 Tony Nods

The Jay-Z and Will and Jada Pinkett Smith-funded musical 'Fela!' was nominated for a whopping 11 Tony Awards when the nominations were announced early Tuesday (May 4). The production, based on the life of Nigerian musician-turned-activist Fela Kuti, received rave reviews when it opened at New York's Eugene O'Neill theater on November 23, 2009,

Read More

mos-def-225-gdp-4-7-10
[

Mos Def Bringing Groove to 2010 Glastonbury

Glastonbury is on of the U.K.'s most epic festivals. Celebrating its 40th anniversary this year from June 24-27, promoters are slowly leaking the names of 600 acts expected to perform across a ton of stages over the course of four long days

Read More

[

Questlove Praises the Funkiness of Fela Kuti

"Music is a weapon," Fela Kuti once said. "Music is a thing of the future. Music is the weapon of the future." Indeed, years later the Afrobeat pioneer's own music would go on to become part of hip-hop's arsenal. Roots drummer Questlove recently sat down to tal

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://theboombox.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on The Boombox quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Register on The Boombox quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!