Music from Nigeria – King Sunny Adé

King Sunny Adé, born in 1946, is a popular nigerian performer of jùjú music. He had many comebacks in his career and is maybe one of the most influental african musicians ever! Listen to his great one called “Mo Ti Mo”:

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  1. Back in the 80’s when I was doing heavy touring, our soundman would always put King Sunny Ade on the PA after soundcheck before our show…It used to annoy the hell out of me initially, being so unfamiliar to my ears, but gradually, it became infectious! It was perhaps my first exposure to ‘world music’…so thanks Rob Stalker-soundman extraordinaire! :-)

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