Fela kuti was a major activist for panafricanism and anticolonialism, and because of his socialist beliefs, had many runins with the. In 1969 after visiting america, fela returned to nigeria and opened club afro spot in lagos also changing the groups name to afrika 70. The son of legendary nigerian singer fela kuti, he has added young lagos and american dance music to his fathers sound. Albums include like water for chocolate, radio retaliation, and shoki shoki. Olufela olufemi anikulapo kuti born 16 june 1962 popularly known as femi kuti, is a nigerian musician and the eldest son of afrobeat pioneer fela kuti. Femi kuti make you crazy 192kbps from dennans hope for the hopeless album, 2008 rachid taha feat.
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Nigerian musician born june 16, 1962 in london and grew up in the former nigerian capital, lagos. Femi kuti biography, albums, streaming links allmusic. In 2018, black times, by seun kuti was nominated for the grammys, under the world music category. Shop for vinyl, cds and more from femi kuti at the discogs marketplace.
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