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Fela's London Scene is an album by Nigerian Afrobeat composer, bandleader, and multi-instrumentalist Fela Kuti recorded in England in 1971 and originally released on the Nigerian EMI label.[1]

Fela's London Scene
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Studio album by
Fela Ransome-Kuti and his Africa '70
Released1971
Recorded1971 at Abbey Road Studios in London, England
GenreAfrobeat
Length44:26
LabelEMI
HNLX 5200
ProducerFela Kuti
Fela Kuti chronology
The '69 Los Angeles Sessions
(1970)
Fela's London Scene
(1971)
Why Black Man Dey Suffer
(1971)

ReceptionEdit

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic     [2]

The Allmusic review awarded the album 4½ stars calling it "A stunning record that marks the beginning of Fela's best period of recording".[2]

Track listingEdit

All compositions by Fela Kuti

  1. "J’Ehin-J’Ehin" – 7:26
  2. "Egbe Mio" – 13:13
  3. "Who’re You" – 9:30
  4. "Buy Africa" – 5:51
  5. "Fight to Finish" – 7:26

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Fela Kuti discography Archived 2014-05-31 at the Wayback Machine, accessed May 9, 2014
  2. ^ a b Dougan, J., Allmusic Review accessed May 9, 2014