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02 Aug Nineteen Years After, Fela Still Lives Featured

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We all know and can attest to the fact that the music of recent times cannot be compared to the kind of music made by legends like Fela Kuti.

Nineteen years after his death, the Afrobeat music legend lives on through his music. It is no news that the late Fela Anikulapo Kuti who passed on the 2nd of August, 1997 wrote and sang songs which spoke the dreaded truths of the nation, thereby making him an enemy to the government.

Relentless and unmoved by the persecutions which he faced, the late Fela became the voice of truth for the oppressed masses, everyone both young and old could relate to his songs which is why till date his legacy lives on.

Today the 2nd of August 2016, the legend is being remembered, his sons Femi kuti and Seun Kuti took to their various Instagram accounts to pay their respects to their late father.


Last modified on Wednesday, 03 August 2016 10:03