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King Sunny Ade

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King Sunny Ade

King Sunny Ade has been played over 10 times on NTS, first on 23 June 2014. King Sunny Ade's music has been featured on 16 episodes.

King Sunny Adé (Sunday Adeniyi, born 1946) is by far the most popular performer of Nigerian Jùjú music. With his band, King Sunny Ade and His African Beats, King Sunny Ade became an international star across Africa during the mid-1980s, touring and gaining a significant audience in the United States and Europe as well. He is known as the Minister of Enjoyment.

Born to a Nigerian royal family in Ondo, Ade left grammar school to pursue his career, which began…

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Sweet Banana
King Sunny Ade, The Golden Mercury Of Africa
Atom Park1986
Sweet Banana
King Sunny Ade, The Golden Mercury Of AfricaAtom Park1986
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Tam Tam Pour L'Éthiopie (Part One)
Starvation/Tam Tam Pour L'Éthiopie feat. Touré Kunda, Ghetto Blaster, Mory Kanté, M'Bamina, Salif Keita, Souzy Kasseya, Manu Dibango, Ray Lema, King Sunny Ade
Zarjazz1985
Tam Tam Pour L'Éthiopie (Part One)
Starvation/Tam Tam Pour L'Éthiopie feat. Touré Kunda, Ghetto Blaster, Mory Kanté, M'Bamina, Salif Keita, Souzy Kasseya, Manu Dibango, Ray Lema, King Sunny AdeZarjazz1985
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Ja Funmi (Waka Version)
King Sunny Adé
Island Records, Polystar0
Ja Funmi (Waka Version)
King Sunny AdéIsland Records, Polystar0
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Oremi
King Sunny Adé
Island Records, Polystar0
Oremi
King Sunny AdéIsland Records, Polystar0
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Jingo - by Manu Dibango
King Sunny Ade feat. King Sunny Ade
Wrasse Records2002
Jingo - by Manu Dibango
King Sunny Ade feat. King Sunny AdeWrasse Records2002
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The Way Forward II
King Sunny Ade
Masterdisc Nigeria Ltd.2001
The Way Forward II
King Sunny AdeMasterdisc Nigeria Ltd.2001
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Enia L'Asho Mi
King Sunny Ade
MESA/Bluemoon Recordings1995
Enia L'Asho Mi
King Sunny AdeMESA/Bluemoon Recordings1995
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Ire Ni
King Sunny Ade
Sunny Alade1985
Ire Ni
King Sunny AdeSunny Alade1985
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Tam Tam Pour L’Ethiopie
Manu Dibango, M'bamina, King Sunny Ade, Salif Keita, Touré Kunda, Mory Kante, Ghetto Blaster, Souzy Kasseya, Ray Lima
New Musical Express1985
Tam Tam Pour L’Ethiopie
Manu Dibango, M'bamina, King Sunny Ade, Salif Keita, Touré Kunda, Mory Kante, Ghetto Blaster, Souzy Kasseya, Ray LimaNew Musical Express1985
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John Ali
King Sunny Ade
Shanachie2007
John Ali
King Sunny AdeShanachie2007
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