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I.K. Dairo in Konkombe: The Nigerian Pop Music Scene

Konkombe: The Nigerian Pop Music Scene

2000 NR

From ethereal juju rhythms to funky Afrobeat tunes, explore the wide spectrum of Nigerian pop music in this documentary that showcases a blind traditional minstrel, bandleader King Sunny Ade, composer I.K. Dario and the provocative Fela Kuti. In his powerful interview, the internationally renowned Kuti explains how he fuses socially commentary with African beats to create uniquely Nigerian music.