Summer in the Global Village: Fela Kuti's Spirit is Summoned to Lincoln Center

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Sahr Ngaujah and Abena Koomson (Photo: Mirissa Neff)

Musical luminaries including Angelique Kidjo, Tony Allen, members of Antibalas, Baloji, Sinkane, M1 of Dead Prez, and castmembers of FELA! on Broadway gathered to invoke the spirit of Fela Anikulapo Kuti.

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    Abena Koomson and Kalmia Traver (Photo: Mirissa Neff)

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    Kronos Quartet, Abena Koomson, and Sahr Ngaujah (Photo: Mirissa Neff)

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    The crowd at Red Hot + FELA! Live (Photo: Mirissa Neff)

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    Tony Allen (Photo: Mirissa Neff)

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    Angelique Kidjo (Photo: Mirissa Neff)

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    Sahr Ngaujah, Baloji, and M1 (Photo: Mirissa Neff)

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    Horn players from Antibalas, Superhuman Happiness, and Rubblebucket (Photo: Mirissa Neff)

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    Sahr Ngaujah and Sinkane (Photo: Mirissa Neff)

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    Baloji (Photo: Mirissa Neff)