• Fela Kuti – beats of no nation (vocal)
      • 1. beats of no nation (vocal)
      • 2. beats of no nation (instrumental)

      Afrobeat classic! After helping Fela Anikulapo Kuti with Teacher Don't Teach Me Nonsense, Wally Badarou then produced Beasts of No Nation. 

      Other Releases by Fela Kuti

      Fela KutiThe Complete Works Of Fela Anikulapo-KutiKnitting Factory Records
      One copy for sale £368 on Discogs! Buy it here for £268 less! 29 cds + dvd! The whole kaboodle, the whole nine yards, the big whammy. Complete indeed!...
        Fela KutiVinyl Box Set 4Compiled by Erykah BaduKnitting Factory Records
        Limited edition deluxe 7 album box set compiled by Erykah Badu
          • Fela Vinyl Box Set£99.99 £89.99
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          Fela KutiArmy ArrangementKnitting Factory Records
          Fela Kuti stories Nigeria’s attempt at ‘democracy’ in 1979 after more than a decade ofmilitary rule told through this album, originally released...
          • Fela Kuti – Army arrangement (vocal)
          Fela KutiCoffin For Head Of StateKnitting Factory Records
          Fela Kuti made some frantic albums in his career--ones that popped with his enthusiastic political disobedience and ones that roared with fury at the Nigerian...
          • Fela Kuti – Coffin For Head Of State part 1
          Fela KutiJ.J.D (Johnny Just Drop!!) Live!! At Kalakuta RepublikKnitting Factory Records
          Originally released in 1977, ‘Johnny Just Drop (J.J.D.)’ features Fela lampooning Nigeria’s ‘been-tos’, people who had been to Europe or America...
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            Fela KutiV.I.P. (Vagabonds in Power)Knitting Factory Records
            Performed by Fela and his Afrika 70 at the renowned Berlin Jazz Festival in 1978, this live recording of V.I.P. is possibly Fela’s most profound vilification...
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              Fela KutiNo AgreementKnitting Factory Records
              ‘No Agreement’ is sometimes overlooked among Fela’s 1977 releases, eclipsed by albums such as ‘Johnny Just Drop (J.J.D.)’ and ‘Sorrow Tears...
              • Fela Kuti – No Agreement
              • Fela Kuti – Dog Eat Dog
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              Fela KutiUnderground SystemKnitting Factory Records
              Reissue of one of Fela's later recordings, comprised of two extended tracks, the title cut and the classic, 'Pansa Pansa'.
              • Fela Kuti – Underground System
              • Fela Kuti – Pansa Pansa
              Fela KutiAfrodisiacKnitting Factory Records
              1973 Nigerian afro beat funk at it's best from the master - Fela Kuti 
              • Fela Kuti – Alu Jon Jonki Jon
              • Fela Kuti – Eko Ile
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              Fela KutiGentlemanKnitting Factory Records
              1973 Fela Kuti mastepiece - Absolutely essential!!!! 
              • Fela Kuti – Gentleman
              • Fela Kuti – Igbe
              • Fela Kuti – Fe Fe Ne Eye Fe
              Fela KutiShakaraKnitting Factory Records
              1972 Fela Kuti anthem! This is afro beat at it's finest...ESSENTIAL!!!    
              • Fela Kuti – Shakara (Oloje)
              Fela KutiZombieKnitting Factory Records
              On the title track Fela and the backup singers ridicule the mindset of men in uniform over an urgent, quick-march accompaniment from Afrika 70. The album...
              • Fela Kuti – Zombie
              • Fela Kuti – Mr. Follow Follow (Mister Follow Follow)
              Fela KutiNa PoiKnitting Factory Records
              Hypnotic afrobeat bullet from 1972 - recorded in Lagos. Sprited percussion, tight horns, and pure funk! As with most of the great man's albums, this is...
              • Fela Kuti – na poi (part 1)
              • Fela Kuti – na poi (part 2)
              • Fela Kuti – you no go die...unless
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              Fela KutiFinding Fela (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Knitting Factory Records
              The soundtrack to the documentary, ‘Finding Fela,’ directed by Acadamy Award winning director, Alex Gibney. The film tells...
              • Fela Kuti & Nigeria 70 – Jeun Ko Ku (Chop 'N Quench)
              • Fela Kuti & Africa 70 – Opposite People (edit)
              • Koola Lobitos – Highlife Time
              • Fela Kuti & Africa 70 – Lover
              • Fela Kuti & Nigeria 70 – Viva Nigeria
              • Fela Kuti & Africa 70 – Upside Down (edit)
              • Fela Kuti & Africa 70 – Egbe Mi O (Carry Me)
              • Fela Kuti & Africa 70 – Johnny Just Drop (edit)
              • Fela Kuti & Africa 70 – VIP (pt 2 - live In Berlin)
              • Fela Kuti & Egypt 80 – Teacher Don't Teach Me Nonsense (edit)
              • Fela Kuti & Africa 70 – Go Slow (edit)
              • The Fela Band! – Zombie
              • Fela Kuti & Egypt 80 – Power Show (edit)
              • Fela Kuti & Egypt 80 – Beasts Of Nation (edit)
              • Fela Kuti & Africa 70 – Shuffering & Smiling (edit)
              • The Fela Band – Colonial Mentality (with Femi Kuti - live At The New Afrika Shrine)
              • 1. Fela Kuti & Nigeria 70 – Jeun Ko Ku (Chop 'N Quench)
              • 2. Fela Kuti & Africa 70 – Opposite People (edit)
              • 3. Koola Lobitos – Highlife Time
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              Fela KutiConfusionKnitting Factory Records
              Originally recorded in 1974, "Confusion" is a 26-minute, one-track album that is entirely instrumental on the first side. Lyrically, the song is a polemical...
                Fela KutiExpensive ShitKnitting Factory Records
                'Expensive Shit' is one of Fela's most notorious albums! This killer afro-beat LP was originally release in 1975 and now gets a reissue on Brooklyn-based...
                • Fela Kuti – Expensive Shit
                • Fela Kuti – Water No Get Enemy
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                Fela KutiTeacher Don't Teach Me NonsenseKnitting Factory Records
                In 'Teacher Don't Teach Me Nonsense', Fela explains the role of the teacher in any society with the concept that all the things we consider to be problems...
                • Fela Kuti – Teacher Don't Teach Me Nonsense
                Fela KutiFela With Ginger Baker Live!Knitting Factory Records
                It's hard to go wrong with Fela Kuti's work from the 1970s, and LIVE!, which features the Afrobeat innovator backed by his powerhouse band Africa '70 and...
                • Fela Kuti – Let's Start
                • Fela Kuti – Black Man's Cry
                • Fela Kuti – Ye Ye De Smell
                • Fela Kuti – Egbe Mi O
                Fela KutiBeasts Of No Nation / O.D.O.OKnitting Factory Records
                After helping Fela Anikulapo Kuti with Teacher Don't Teach Me Nonsense, Wally Badarou then produced Beasts of No Nation. Another album that has been combined...
                • Fela Kuti – Beasts Of No Nation
                Fela KutiAlagbon Close / Why Black Man Dey SufferKnitting Factory
                Alagbon Close represents one of the first times anyone had directly taken on the Nigerian authorities in such a brash manner. Why Black Man Dey Suffer:...
                • Fela Kuti – Alagbon Close
                Fela KutiFela With Ginger Baker Live!Knitting Factory Records
                'Let's Start' - Seriously killer tune! and loads more. It's hard to go wrong with Fela Kuti's work from the 1970s, and LIVE!, which features the Afrobeat...
                • Fela Kuti – Let's Start
                Fela KutiJ.J.D. / Unnecessary BeggingKnitting Factory Records
                "JJD/Unnecessary Begging" is another gem in the Fela two-albums-on-one-CD reissue series on MCA. As original LPs, "JJD (Johnny Just Drop)," recorded live...
                • Fela Kuti – J.J.D. (Johnny Just Drop)
                Fela KutiStalemate / Fear Not For ManKnitting Factory Records
                The two titles from these 1977 albums are fiercely anti-authoritarian blasts at the Nigerian governmental regime while on 'Don't Worry About My Mouth O',...
                  Fela KutiKoola Lobitos 64- 68 / The '69 LA SessionsKnitting Factory Records
                  Wicked early reissue album from cult african hero Fela Ransome-Kuti with his first band Koola Lobitos from 1965! In early 1965, just as the West African...
                    Fela KutiShakara / London SceneKnitting Factory Records
                    'Shakara', originally released in 1972, shows Fela's sarcastic sensibility: 'Lady' criticizes modern African women as becoming overly westernized while...
                    • Fela Kuti – Shakara
                    Fela KutiMonkey Banana And Excuse OKnitting Factory Records
                    Yet more essential afro beat classics from the king of Nigerian music, Fela Kuti! Monkey Banana - reflects his social consciousness in deploring the poor...
                      Fela KutiOriginal Suffer Head And I.T.TKnitting Factory Records
                      Yet more essential afrobeat from the African equivalent of James Brown! All his albums are great!
                      • Fela Kuti – I T T
                      Fela KutiUpside Down / Music Of Many Colours (with Roy Ayers)Knitting Factory Records
                      Two essential Afro-beat classics from Fela Kuti with 'Upside Down' (1976) and the 'Music Of Many Colours' collaboration with Roy Ayers (1980). Their version...
                        Fela KutiEverything Scatter / Noise For Vendor MouthKnitting Factory Records
                        The king of afro beat does it again! Two essential classic albums on one budget CD!
                          Fela KutiIkoyi Blindness / Kalakuta ShowKnitting Factory Records
                          Ikoyi Blindness was released in the mid-1970s. This album also includes both songs from the 1976 release Kalakuta Show. HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!!!
                            Fela KutiOpposite People / Sorrow Tears And BloodKnitting Factory Records
                            Fela and Afrika 70 at their peak with two seminal albums on one disc. Rowsing, radical stuff as espoused by 'Colonial Mentality'.
                              Fela KutiRoforofo Fight / The Fela SinglesKnitting Factory Records
                              Essential afro beat! A dancefloor bomb plus essential previously unreleased tracks! You need this!! This is a CD reissue of Fela Kuti's 1972 album Roforofo...
                              • Fela Kuti – Rofororo Fight
                              Fela KutiShuffering And Shmiling/No AgreementWrasse
                              Two classic afro beat albums!
                              • Fela Kuti – Shuffering And Shmiling
                              Fela KutiV.I.P (Vagabonds In Power) / Authority StealingKnitting Factory Records
                              More afro beat classics from the master himself! Authority Stealing was actually inflammatory enough to initiate another round of beatings to Fela from...
                                Fela KutiYellow FeverKnitting Factory Records
                                Yellow Fever’ was originally released in 1976, during Fela’s extraordinarily prolific 1975-77 purple period, when he released 24 albums in Nigeria...
                                • Fela Kuti – Yellow Fever
                                • Fela Kuti – Na Poi ‘75

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