Zombie (studio album) by Fela Kuti & Africa 70
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Zombie is ranked as the best album by Fela Kuti & Africa 70.
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This album is rated in the top 1% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 80.9/100, a mean average of 79.9/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 81.2/100. The standard deviation for this album is 15.4.
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seeming less endless African beat horns and chanting.
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An incredible record for political as well as musical reasons. These two tracks are incredible, powerful grooves that will no doubt hold the power to make people dance in thousands of years time. The genesis of the afrobeat genre and, in my opinion, one of the most important records of the 20th century.
Well crafted grooves showcasing jazz and afrobeat.
Two engaging and immersive tracks. A deeply political album you can safely play at (almost) any party.
Easily one of the best of the 70s; extremely important for political reasons as well as musical. Two pioneering (and very catchy) tracks from the man who birthed the "afrobeat" genre.
THE one afrobeat album everyone should own!
I. Can't. Stop. Moving. ...
This is so short though, I need it to go on forever and ever. And ever.
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