Shout out to the good folks over at okayafrica for posting this insightful interview with Afrobeat heir apparent Seun Kuti. Seun takes on the rampant nihilism and consumerism that have become hallmarks of a once music that once posited not only social commentary but at times even rallied for and influenced social change.

Check out Seun’s latest From Africa With Fury: Rise, co-produced with Brian Eno.