Wednesday, September 9, 2009

J.Period & K’Naan - The Messengers 1 & 2: Fela & Bob Marley (Mixtape)

Swiped from J.Period Dot Com!

"Episode #1 pays tribute to Fela Anikulapo Kuti, Nigeria's eminent musical activist and arguably the most influential artist to emerge from Africa this century. Join J.Period & K'NAAN as they pay tribute to Fela by remixing and reinventing his classic work! Guest MC's include: Zumbi (Zion I) & Bajah (Dry Eye Crew) from Sierra Leone."

Episode 1 - Fela Kuti (right click save-as)

Episode #2 of J.Period & K’NAAN’s The Messengers celebrates Jamaica’s global emissary of struggle & unity: the great Bob Marley. Weaving Marley's life story with K'NAAN's own story of struggle, J.Period remixes iconic tracks like "Shot the Sheriff," "Stir It Up," and "Belly Full." Also features: Kardinal Offishall, Steele (Smif'N'Wessun), Sierra Leone's Bajah (Dry Eye Crew) & Netic the Rebel (Game Rebellion)!

Episode 2 - Bob Marley (right click save-as)

Bob Dylan.....coming soon!