June 10, 2020
Nigerian musician Femi Kuti is the eldest son of Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti. His musical career began at age 15 when he began playing in his father’s band Egypt 80. In 1986 he started his own band Positive Force which included two sisters as lead dancers. He’s been nominated for many Grammys throughout his life. He is a strongly committed social and political activist and continues to fight for a free and fair Nigeria.
Artist: Femi Kuti & The Positive Force
Venue: The Boulder Theater