• 1. Moody Boy
  • 2. Bad Roads
  • 3. Cruising
  • 4. On Fire
  • 5. Woro Dance
  • 6. Tony's Blues
  • 7. Wolf Eats Wolf
  • 8. Cool Cats
  • 9. Push And Pull
  • 10. Ewajo
  • 11. Life Is Beautiful

Long time Fela Kuti drummer Tony Allen drops a new album for 2017 - a hybrid fusion of jazz and Afrobeat!

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