*The original Broadway cast recording of Fela!, the new musical based on the life and music of the groundbreaking African composer, will be released on June 8 from Knitting Factory Records.

Produced by the Grammy-nominated Robert Sher, the album is currently available for pre-release at www.felaonbroadway.com and features Sahr Ngaujah as Fela. [A version featuring Kevin Mambo in the title role will be available for download and for sale at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre.]

“We worked incredibly hard, and have had amazing and talented people on board to create what we think is one of the hottest, sexiest, entertaining and unique Broadway experiences today,” stated the show’s producer, Stephen Hendel. “We’re working equally hard to make sure that’s captured in the cast record.”

The tracklisting for Fela! – Original Broadway Cast Recording is listed below:

Everything Scatter
Yellow Fever/Ikoyi Blindness
Trouble Sleep
Teacher Don’t Teach Me Nonsese
Lover
Upside Down
Expensive Sh*t
I.T.T.
Water Get No Enemy/Egbe Mi O
Zombie
Na Poi
Sorrow Tears and Blood
Dance of the Orisas/Shakara
Rain
Coffin Head of State