Kele Okereke

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Clara Amfo, Laura Mvula, David Lammy and more: 'We’re shifting the deadly disease of racism'
Presenters, performers, writers and politicians on whether the protests in the UK in the aftermath of George Floyd’s death will have a lasting effect

As told to Sirin Kale

11, Jun, 2020 @1:00 PM

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Kele: 2042 review – Okereke's most political work yet
The Bloc Party frontman’s fourth solo album mixes the intimate and personal with references to Grenfell and Windrush

Aimee Cliff

08, Nov, 2019 @9:00 AM

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Leave to Remain review – spirited gay-marriage musical from Kele Okereke
In Okereke and Matt Jones’s play, directed by Robby Graham, the story, song and movement are seamlessly integrated

Michael Billington

25, Jan, 2019 @10:57 AM

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What to see this week in the UK
From Funny Cow to Julian Opie, here’s our pick of the best films, concerts, exhibitions, theatre and dance over the next seven days

Steve Rose, Michael Cragg, John Fordham, Andrew Clements ,Jonathan Jones, Lyn Gardner and Judith Mackrell

20, Apr, 2018 @11:29 AM

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Thanks to Bob Dylan, tunes they are a changin’ | Rebecca Nicholson
Old masters and young artists are reexamining objects of desire

Rebecca Nicholson

08, Apr, 2018 @5:00 AM

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Bob Dylan sings about gay love on LGBTQ wedding songs collection
St Vincent, Kesha, Ben Gibbard, Valerie June and Kele Okereke also appear on the Universal Love EP

Laura Snapes

05, Apr, 2018 @9:12 AM

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Kele Okereke: Fatherland review – goodbye disco, hello folk
(BMG)

Paul Mardles

08, Oct, 2017 @7:00 AM

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Kele Okereke webchat – your questions answered on protest music, Pixar films and #GrimeForCorbyn
The Bloc Party frontman is about to release his third solo album, inspired by becoming a father – he’s in the office to answer your questions

Guardian music

07, Jul, 2017 @12:08 PM

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Kele Okereke: ‘Tenderness is important’
The Bloc Party frontman on masculinity, his magpie eye for musical influences and the lessons of impending fatherhood

Killian Fox

13, Nov, 2016 @9:00 AM

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How I found my groove: celebrities' life-changing moments
Becoming an astronaut, conquering comedy, overcoming stage fright to find Hollywood fame… Jack Black, Jenny Eclair, Dita Von Teese and seven more life changers tell Katie Forster about the time they dared to try something different

Katie Forster

27, Dec, 2015 @9:00 AM

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Arguments, apologies and scouring YouTube for drummers: how Kele got Bloc Party restarted
The frontman admits ‘it sometimes felt frosty’ in his band. But now, with two new members, he’s ready to clear up why they split and how they made their sensuous comeback

Tim Jonze

26, Nov, 2015 @6:40 PM

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Singer Kele Okereke and his sister Susan on their special relationship
Bloc Party’s frontman and his teacher sister have always been close. They talk about playing school, Nigerian nicknames and feeling proud of each other

Candice Pires

26, Oct, 2014 @6:00 AM

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