What’s more, it makes a firm argument for the supposedly radical notion that Africa has something substantial to say in the modern global cultural conversation.
The art of BANTU mines the bounteous heritage of Nigerian music and moulds it into some a form that is reverent of the past, but not shackled to it. It’s a bold new sound that is fresh, original and compelling.
Here is music that pays obeisance to legacies, starts conversations, gives instructions and ultimately instigate dance!
"Bantu’s Agbero International Album makes a profound musical statement that elegantly stands apart from the zeitgeist.
"Bantu combines pop, afrobeat and activism into joyful, urgent and irresistible music. Dance and doctrine become siblings on the new record."