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Tag: Seun Kuti

Friday, October 8th

what’s new

Common, “When We Move” (feat. Black Thought, Seun Kuti), 9/28/21



random sights

other day, Chicago


reading table

Clear and clearer
with the moon the heart
swells widening
out toward
what distant end I know not

—Saigyō (1118-1190), translated from the Japanese by Meredith McKinney

Wednesday, August 14th

sounds of Nigeria and Chile

Newen Afrobeat feat. Seun Kuti (vocals) and Cheick Tidiane Seck (keyboards), “Opposite People” (F. Kuti), live (studio), Chile (Santiago), 2016




reading table

Should we have stayed at home, / wherever that may be?

—Elizabeth Bishop (1911-1979), from “Questions of Travel”

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