Fela Anikulapo Kuti http://wclk.com en Cast of Fela! Stops By The Midday Jazz Swing With Nicole Sweeney http://wclk.com/post/cast-fela-stops-midday-jazz-swing-nicole-sweeney <p></p><p>The Tony Award-Winning Musical Fela! is in performance at Atlanta's Fox Theatre through March 6.&nbsp; This sight and sound spectacular tells the story of one of the most compelling figures in modern African music, Fela Anikulapo Kuti.</p><p>Kuti, who essentially invented Afro-beat, blending jazz, funk, and African music stylings, attempted to live the live of a politically aware artist in the midst of military dictatorship in his native Nigeria.&nbsp; Fela! tells this amazing story through music and dance.</p> Fri, 01 Mar 2013 20:05:52 +0000 Rob Maynard 459 at http://wclk.com Cast of Fela! Stops By The Midday Jazz Swing With Nicole Sweeney