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    Tue, 18 Mar 2014 13:52:33

    Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 to Release New Album in May - Check out the song "IMF"

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    Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 will release the new album A Long Way to the Beginning on May 27, 2014. The follow-up to 2011's From Africa with Fury: Rise, the upcoming record from the reigning prince of Afrobeat was co-produced by Grammy winner Robert Glasper and features appearances from M-1 of Dead Prez, Blitz the Ambassador and Nneka.

    Check out "IMF" below.



    Oh, and there are some shows in their future, too.

    Tour Dates:

    6/10 - Highline Ballroom - New York, NY
    6/11 - Howard Theatre - Washington DC
    6/12-15 - Bonnaroo Festival - Manchester, TN
    6/14 - Pisgah - Black Mountain, NC
    6/19 - SF Jazz Center - San Francisco, CA
    6/20 - Sierra Nevada World Fest - Boonville, CA
    6/21 - Catalyst - Santa Cruz, CA

    For more info, visit www.seunkuti.com.

    Will you rock it?

    —Katie Sheehan
    03.18.14



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