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The Resource The best of the Black president, Fela Kuti ; all tracks written by Fela Anikulapo Kuti

The best of the Black president, Fela Kuti ; all tracks written by Fela Anikulapo Kuti

Label
The best of the Black president
Title
The best of the Black president
Statement of responsibility
Fela Kuti ; all tracks written by Fela Anikulapo Kuti
Creator
Composer
Performer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Accompanying matter
biography of performer or history of ensemble
Cataloging source
CPL
Form of composition
popular music
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Fela Kuti, vocals, instruments; with other musicians
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The best of the Black president, Fela Kuti ; all tracks written by Fela Anikulapo Kuti
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Kalakuta Sunrise/Knitting Factory Records: KFR-4001 (container and DVD); KFR-4001/1001 (CDs)
  • Popular and protest songs from Nigeria
  • Compilation date on CDs: p1999
  • Compact disc
  • Biographical notes by Jacqueline Grandcamp-Thiam and Rikki Stein ([12] p. : ports.) inserted in container
  • DVD, A slice of Fela, comprises excerpts from documentaries and recorded concerts, including excerpts from Music is the weapon, Teacher don't teach me nonsense, Fela at the Berlin Jazz Festival, Fela at Glastonbury Festival, plus interviews with Fela biographer Carlos Moore and Bill T. Jones, director, choreographer, and cowriter of the the Broadway show Fela! the musical. Narrated by Sahr Ngaujah
Accompanying material
1 videodisc (approximately 53 minutes : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Zombie
  • (12:24)
  • Sorrow, tears, and blood
  • (10:16)
  • No agreement
  • (part 2) (7:53)
  • Roforofo fight
  • (15:37)
  • Shuffering and smiling
  • (part 2) (12:20)
  • Lady
  • Coffin for head of state
  • (part 2) (13:19)
  • ITT
  • (part 2) (13:41)
  • Army arrangement
  • (part 2) (17:00)
  • O.D.O.O.
  • (edit version) (6:53)
  • (13:50)
  • Shakara
  • (13:26)
  • Gentleman
  • (edit version) (11:00)
  • Water no get enemy
  • (edit version) (9:50)
Control code
1229240
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • other
Edition
Deluxe edition
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
020286150275
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • KFR-4001
  • KFR-4001/1001
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • videodisc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1229240
  • (Sirsi) 1229240
  • (OCoLC)472607055
System details
DVD
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The best of the Black president, Fela Kuti ; all tracks written by Fela Anikulapo Kuti
Publication
Note
  • Kalakuta Sunrise/Knitting Factory Records: KFR-4001 (container and DVD); KFR-4001/1001 (CDs)
  • Popular and protest songs from Nigeria
  • Compilation date on CDs: p1999
  • Compact disc
  • Biographical notes by Jacqueline Grandcamp-Thiam and Rikki Stein ([12] p. : ports.) inserted in container
  • DVD, A slice of Fela, comprises excerpts from documentaries and recorded concerts, including excerpts from Music is the weapon, Teacher don't teach me nonsense, Fela at the Berlin Jazz Festival, Fela at Glastonbury Festival, plus interviews with Fela biographer Carlos Moore and Bill T. Jones, director, choreographer, and cowriter of the the Broadway show Fela! the musical. Narrated by Sahr Ngaujah
Accompanying material
1 videodisc (approximately 53 minutes : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Zombie
  • (12:24)
  • Sorrow, tears, and blood
  • (10:16)
  • No agreement
  • (part 2) (7:53)
  • Roforofo fight
  • (15:37)
  • Shuffering and smiling
  • (part 2) (12:20)
  • Lady
  • Coffin for head of state
  • (part 2) (13:19)
  • ITT
  • (part 2) (13:41)
  • Army arrangement
  • (part 2) (17:00)
  • O.D.O.O.
  • (edit version) (6:53)
  • (13:50)
  • Shakara
  • (13:26)
  • Gentleman
  • (edit version) (11:00)
  • Water no get enemy
  • (edit version) (9:50)
Control code
1229240
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • other
Edition
Deluxe edition
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
020286150275
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • KFR-4001
  • KFR-4001/1001
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • videodisc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1229240
  • (Sirsi) 1229240
  • (OCoLC)472607055
System details
DVD
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Video recording format
DVD

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