Kaleta

Real Name:
Leon Ligan-Majek
Profile:
Guitarist Kaleta (real name, Leon Ligan-Majek) hails from Porto Novo in the republic of Benin, but lived all his adolescent life in Lagos, Nigeria, a stones throw from Benin. Kaleta has played, toured and recorded with Fela Kuti, King Sunny Ade, Lauryn Hill, Majek Fashek to mention but a few. Kaleta is currently the frontman to New York based Afro-Funk group Super Yamba Band as well as Akoya Afrobeat and his own band Zozo Afrobeat.
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Singles & EPs

Kaleta - The Spirit Of Fela Is Alive And Well! album art Nik Weston Presents Kaleta & Akoya Afrobeat* Nik Weston Presents Kaleta & Akoya Afrobeat* - The Spirit Of Fela Is Alive And Well! Mukatsuku Records UK 2009 Sell This Version
UR12309 Kaleta - More Heavy / Dem Know album art Bosq Of Whiskey Barons* Feat. Kaleta Bosq Of Whiskey Barons* Feat. Kaleta - More Heavy / Dem Know(12", Gre) Ubiquity UR12309 US 2012 Sell This Version
UR12317 Kaleta - Up & Down album art Bosq Of Whiskey Barons* Featuring Kaleta Bosq Of Whiskey Barons* Featuring Kaleta - Up & Down(12", Cle) Ubiquity UR12317 US 2013 Sell This Version
UR12346 Kaleta - Take Over B/W Bounce And Pull Up  album art Bosq Featuring Kaleta Bosq Featuring Kaleta - Take Over B/W Bounce And Pull Up (12", Whi) Ubiquity UR12346 US 2015 Sell This Version
YR-45002 Kaleta - Mr. Diva album art Kaleta & Super Yamba Band Kaleta & Super Yamba Band - Mr. Diva(7", Single, Met) Yamba Records YR-45002 US 2018 Sell This Version
BAC-001 Kaleta - Backstrokin' album art Bosq Featuring Kaleta Bosq Featuring Kaleta - Backstrokin'(12") Bacalao BAC-001 US 2019 Sell This Version

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