Amerigo Gazaway of Gummy Soul – Fela Soul

Okay, so when I read the summary of this my mind was blown. The bandcamp sums up what this is very well, but long story short: De La Soul acapellas mirixed with afrobeats (traditional Nigerian instrument samples), swanky horns, and everything in between.

Then here is the actual bandcamp summary:

“What do you get when you put together afrobeat legend Fela Kuti and rap pioneers De La Soul? You get Fela Soul; a musical tapestry created by Gummy Soul artist Amerigo Gazaway. More than just a clever title, Fela Soul is an 8-track, 33 minute journey into the world of afrobeat rhythms, funky horn riffs, and classic hip-hop gems. Using dozens of hand-picked samples from the Nigerian instrumentalist and political figure Fela Kuti, and 8 carefully-chosen acapellas from the Native Tongue rap trio De La Soul, Amerigo seamlessly intertwines the two into something completely new and original.”

Link to their Bandcamp

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