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1 hour
First broadcast:
Saturday 22 November 2008

Lucy Duran introduces a concert given by Femi Kuti and his band The Positive Force at the Royal Festival Hall as part of the London Jazz Festival 2008. Featuring tracks from his album Day by Day, a tribute to his father - the famous Nigerian Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti.

Presented by Lucy Duran
Produced by Roger Short

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Saturday 22nd November, 3pm

Femi Kuti and The Positive Force

Olufemi Kuti (lead vocals/sax)
Abiodun Ogundari (percussion)
Alobalorun Olusola (trumpet)
Bankole Daniel (saxophone)
Opeyemi Awomolo (guitar)
Ajayi Omorilewa (keyboards)
Bankole Babatunde (saxophone)
Adewunmi John (trumpet)
Tiwalade Ogunlowo (trombone)
Ademola Adegbola (bass)
Adebowale Oloko-obi (drums)
Bosede Ajila (backing vocals)
Bernards Kemona (backing vocals)
Kate Onome Udi (backing vocals)

1. Oyimbo
2. Run Away
3. Ask Yourself
4. new untitled number 3 (as yet unnamed track)

Interview with Femi Kuti

5. Sewere
6. Plenty Things
7. Do you know

Recorded at the Royal Festival Hall as part of the London Jazz Festival, November 2008.

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    Femi Kuti


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