WorldCat Identities

Adé, Sunny

Overview
Works: 150 works in 253 publications in 8 languages and 2,946 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Music  World music  Popular music 
Roles: Performer, Composer, Arranger, Instrumentalist, Vocalist, Singer, Conductor, Lyricist
Classifications: ML3475, 781.63089
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Sunny Adé
Juju music by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
18 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in 5 languages and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roots of rhythm by Eugene Rosow ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Video 1 - "Across the ocean": traces the origins of Latin music from Spain and Africa to the New World. From Africa came the rhythms, from Spain, the melodies and harmonies. Carried across the Atlantic, they fused together in the Caribbean, where a new sound was created. In this program, Harry Belafonte travels the path of the music, visiting with performers like King Sunny Ade in Africa and Miguel Garcia Maldonado in Spain
Konkombe Nigerian music ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2000 in English and held by 342 WorldCat member 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 141 WorldCat member 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
The Rough Guide to African guitar legends ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in Multiple languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Franco was Africa's unrivalled guitar legend, whose music changed the sound of a continent. 20 years after Franco's death, Congolese guitar maestro Syran Mbenza brings together a host of stars to celebrate his incredible musical legacy (disc 2)
Bábá mo túndé by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in Yoruba and English and held by 130 WorldCat member 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
Ẹ dide get up by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
9 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rough guide to world music ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in Multiple languages and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Odú by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
5 editions published in 1998 in 3 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven degrees north by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Undetermined and Yoruba and held by 106 WorldCat member 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 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Juju music ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member 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
Live live juju by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1998 in Yoruba and English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aura by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
11 editions published in 1984 in 5 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member 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 58 WorldCat member 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
Nigeria 70 ( Recording )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Synchro system by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
4 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in Yoruba and Undetermined and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Return of the juju king by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Live at the Hollywood Palace by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
4 editions published in 1994 in 4 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gems from the classic years (1967-1974) by Sunny Adé ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2007 in Yoruba and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Adé, King S. 1946-
Adé, King Sunny
Adé, King Sunny, 1946-
Adé, King Sunny, His African Beats
Adé, Sunny
Adeniyi, Sunday
Adeniyi, Sunday, 1946-
Adeniyi, Sunday 1946- Vollstaendiger Name
Adeniyi Sunny
King Sunny Ade
King Sunny Adé 1946-
Sunday Adeniyi
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