Wednesday, February 25, 2009
Kaleta and the ZoZo Afrobeat
Kaleta and the ZoZo Afrobeat recently came to Media to track a drum session with Drummer Tosin Aribisala.
Kaleta, born in the Republic of Benin and raised in Nigeria, grew up recording and performing with legendary Nigeria muscians Fela Kuti and King Sunny Ade. The "Zozo Afrobeat" consists of a 13-piece ensemble that plays out of New York City.
Kaleta recently performed with Lauryn Hill.
Tosin has worked with such musicians as Macy Gray, Erykah Badu, D’ Angelo, and Sade to name a few.
To find out more about Kaleta and the Zozo Afrobeat visit their website.
To find out more about Tosin Aribisala visit his website.