Seun Kuti

Music, Latin and world
Photograph: Max Herman Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 perform at the House of Blues, 4/1/12.

Going by the stage name Seun, Oluseun Anikulapo Kuti is an Afrobeat musician and the son of legendary Nigerian musician Fela Kuti. After taking his father's role of singer in the band Egypt 80, and later became a solo act under Knitting Factory Records. Celebrating his 2014 album A Long Way the Beginning, he hits town with his blend of funk and lyrics of heritage and protest.