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King Sunny Ade

King Sunny Ade has been played over 20 times on NTS, first on 23 June 2014. King Sunny Ade's music has been featured on 21 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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Pe Mi So Fun Mi
King Sunny Ade
Shanachie2007
Pe Mi So Fun Mi
King Sunny AdeShanachie2007
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Ja Fun Mi Dub (Instrumental)
King Sunny Adé
IndigeDisc2003
Ja Fun Mi Dub (Instrumental)
King Sunny AdéIndigeDisc2003
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Destiny
King Sunny Ade
Dureco1996
Destiny
King Sunny AdeDureco1996
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African Beats Lu Nsere
King Sunny Ade
Shanachie2003
African Beats Lu Nsere
King Sunny AdeShanachie2003
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Appreciation
King Sunny Ade
MESA/Bluemoon Recordings2000
Appreciation
King Sunny AdeMESA/Bluemoon Recordings2000
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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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