A few shots of Timaya, the pride and joy of the Niger Delta.
Some shots of Seun Kuti onstage at One Africa Music Fest at the Barclays Center Arena in Brooklyn, NY.
The legendary Egyptian Shaabi musician Hakim in concert.
A short film about Wake Up You! The Rise and Fall of Nigerian Rock, 1972-1977. Produced by Uchenna Ikonne and Eothen Alapatt with narration by Uchenna Ikonne. This video was shot and edited by Bennett Piscitelli.
A few shots of legendary Nigerian musician Orlando Julius with The Afro Soundz.
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Produced by Sean Barlow with assistance from Jesse Brent, Morgan Greenstreet, Ferida Jawad, Atane Ofiaja, Ben Richmond and Biranne Sahr. (Source)
2 views of Yacouba Sissoko, one of the premier kora players in the world. Sissoko was born into a djeli (griot) family in Kita, Mali. He is continuing a family tradition that goes back many generations and centuries.
Some shots of Angélique Kidjo performing at SummerStage.
Two views of Lama Sidibe, the legendary Fulani singer from Guinea.