We spoke with American Artist – Marnell Kenan who goes by the stage title of: SHUGAR VANILLA: and he had this to say about his new success: “Spirit of Fela Vibe:«. Though we prefer to name it VIBE OF FELA briefly.
“I didn’t know what FELA was at first. Once I arrived in Nigeria 2 months in the past, I used to be simply hoping to speak concerning the scenario of my ancestral folks and the encircling conditions of a Nation and a continent that I’ve heard about for a few years in America which were arduous on them. Nevertheless it was each an attractive place and an enlightening expertise. I spoke my thoughts in music to see the conditions of third world life, injustice, disproportionate financial system, starvation, political upheaval, in EVERYTHING mainly first hand.
I received the sensation of the music and folks began commenting that they felt FELA Speaking by way of the winds of time. This music is known as itself and it was so born. It was very natural.»
FELA’S Vibe is available in livid and clear:. Marnell started to review Fela Kuti’s music, her messages, and commenced to grasp that’s what she MUST discuss on this music. With the assistance of a coach in Pidgin (Nigerian Language of Damaged English), she was in a position to compose the music with the skilled author, Mr. Nunso & interprets right into a memorable melody that matches the music produced by EXPERT COMPOSER ‘Elder Maxwell’.
The principle half that individuals appear to recollect and that may sing Collectively is the melody of – “Da Dee Ah:»
For me, because the Spirit of FELA passes – I hear a message within the melody that claims ~:My persons are not even glad or free however the melody is free. Liberation to the Thoughts:. Marnell Kenan’s music is offered on ALL digital platforms world wide.
Keep tuned and luxuriate in FELA’s VIBA !!!