Grab your tambourine and dancing shoes: Nigerian Afrobeat orchestra Seun Kuti And Egypt 80 is coming to a venue near you to continue promoting its 2011 release, From Africa With Fury: Rise. Seun Anikulapo Kuti, son of groundbreaking Afrobeat artist and human rights activist Fela Kuti, the original leader of Egypt 80, will hit the road with his dad’s band and libertarian disposition in tow. Kuti will take the critically acclaimed material cross the U.S. starting at SXSW in Austin and closing up shop in North Carolina at the Lake Eden Arts Festival.
 
Cant wait until March? Satisfy that longing to dance your face off with the video for “Rise.” And check below for full tour dates.
 

Tour Dates For Seun Kuti And Egypt 80:
03/15 – Austin, TX – SXSW
03/16 – Seattle, WA- Neumo’s
03/17 – Portland, OR – Mt. Tabor Theater
03/18 – Eugene, OR – W.O.W. Hall
03/21 – Grass Valley, CA – Center For The Arts
03/23 – Santa Cruz, CA – Moe’s
03/24 – Redway, CA – Mateel Cultural Center
03/28 – Aspen, CO – Belly Up
03/29 – Boulder, CO – Boulder Theater
03/30 – Lawrence, KS – Granada Theater
03/31 – Iowa City, IA – Englert Theater
04/01 – Chicago, IL – House Of Blues
04/04 – Atlanta, GA – Variety
04/05 – Durham, NC – Duke Performances
04/06 – Baltimore, MD – Soundstage
04/07 – Hudson, NY – Club Helsinki
04/08 – New York, NY – Highline Ballroom
04/12 – Madison, WI – UW Madison
04/13 – Miami, FL – Rhythm Foundation
04/14 – Minneapolis, MN – The Cedar
04/15 – Indo, CA – Coachella
04/16 – Santa Barbara, CA – Campbell Hall
04/18 – San Diego, CA – UC San Diego
04/19 – Berkeley, CA – Zellerbach Hall
04/20 – Los Angeles, CA – UCLA Royce Hall
04/22 – Indo, CA – Coachella
04/24 – Taos, NM – KTAOS Solar Center
04/25 – Albuquerque, NM – Albuquerque Museum Amphitheater
04/27 – New Orleans, LA – New Orleans Jazz Festival
04/29 – Houston, TX – Houston International Festival
05/02 – New Orleans, LA – House Of Blues
05/13 – Black Mountain, NC – Lake Eden Arts Festival