Most widely held works about Sunny Adé
Most widely held works by Sunny Adé
Roots of rhythm ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 346 libraries worldwide
Traces the origins of Latin music from Spain and Africa to the New World (Program 1). Focuses on pop music developed in Cuba and examines how North Americans began to discover this island's musical treasures (Program 2). Shows how Spanish-African music has become the basic part of popular musical culture of the U.S. (Program 3).
Juju music by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
16 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in 6 languages and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Konkombe Nigerian music ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
A kaleidoscope of Nigerian pop music. Includes performances, interviews, and recording sessions with Sunny Ade, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, I.K. Dairo, Sonny Okusun, Lijadu Sisters, and others.
Nigeria & Ghana ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in Multiple languages and held by 142 libraries worldwide
Post-World War II popular music and popular dance music of Nigeria and Ghana, including such genres as highlife, Afrobeat, juju, Fuji, and palm-wine music. The music is a fusion of African traditional forms with its emphasis on drum and percussion music and elements of calypso, Latin, big band, and jazz, and the addition of instruments from the Western pop tradition.
Bábá mo túndé by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in Yoruba and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Global groove royalty King Sunny Ade is back with his first studio album in ten years. This double CD set captures a vital musician in his prime with new material like the album's rousing opener, Baba Feran Mi.
Odú by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1998 in Undetermined and Yoruba and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Seven degrees north by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Undetermined and Yoruba and held by 114 libraries worldwide
Ẹ dide get up by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in Yoruba and held by 110 libraries worldwide
The Rough guide to world music, Africa & Middle East ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in Multiple languages and held by 108 libraries worldwide
The best of the classic years by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Juju music ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 96 libraries worldwide
A unique performance documentary, Juju music features the urban popular tribe music of Nigeria, known as Juju. The film includes a historic, all-night juju concert in Lagos, featuring internationally known performers. A vital thread in the social fabric of Western Nigeria, juju music incorporates traditional song forms, rhythms and instruments with Western musical influences.
The Rough Guide to African guitar legends ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in Multiple languages and held by 95 libraries worldwide
From Congolese rumba's intricate guitar lines to Mali's evocative blues, in Africa the guitar is king. Discover the greatest riffs that many have never heard and find out why these groundbreaking players are heroes in their own land (disc 1).
Live live juju by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in 3 languages and held by 89 libraries worldwide
Rhythms of the world anthology Peter Gabriel and Bobby McFerrin host an introduction to world beat music ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
A collection of the best world beat music performances, gathered from 18 hours of high energy performances from a variety of acts across the globe. Musical styles and origins of each band are also explored.
Aura by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
10 editions published in 1984 in 5 languages and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Return of the juju king by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Synchro system by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 49 libraries worldwide
Konkombe ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
Discusses Nigerian pop music: juju, Afrobeat, highlife, Afro-pop, Ozzidi sound, reggae, Lagos street music, etc. Includes performances, interviews, and recording sessions.
Nigeria 70 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in Multiple languages and held by 43 libraries worldwide
Gems from the classic years (1967-1974) by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in Yoruba and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Adé, Sunny Africa Africa, West African Americans--Music Afrobeat Biography Blacks Blacks--Music Brown, Jesse,--1944- Caribbean Area Concerts Criticism, interpretation, etc. Cuba Davis, Gary Davis, Mike Doby, Larry Documentary films Dumas, Henry,--1934-1968 Dunnigan, Alice Allison,--1906-1983 Folk music Folk songs Fuji (Music) Gayles, Gloria Jean Wade Ghana Guitar music Hampton, Lionel Highlife (Music) History Jackson, Maynard,--1938-2003 Juju music Latin America Latin pop (Music) Lawyers Middle East Music Musicians Music--Instruction and study Music videos Nigeria Percussion music Political science Popular music Premice, Josephine Simone, Nina,--1933-2003 Singers Songs, Yoruba South Africa Spain Watson, Diane World music
Adé, King S. 1946-
Adé, King Sunny
Adé, King Sunny, 1946-
Adeniyi, Sunday, 1946-
King Sunny Ade
No Linguistic content (23)
Miscellaneous languages (6)
Multiple languages (5)