BE HONEST!! If Fela Kuti Was Alive Today, Do You Think He Would’ve Still Been Relevant In The Music Industry?

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If Fela Kuti Was Alive Today, Do You Think He Would’ve Still Been Relevant In The Music Industry?

If Fela Kuti Was Alive Today, Do You Think He Would’ve Still Been Relevant In The Music Industry?

Fela Aníkúlápó Kuti was a Nigerian multi-instrumentalist, bandleader, composer, political activist, and Pan-Africanist.

He is regarded as the pioneer of Afrobeat, an African music genre that combines traditional Yoruba with funk and jazz. Born on 15 October 1938, died 2 August 1997.

Kuti is remembered as an influential icon who voiced his opinions on matters that affected the nation through his music.

The Felabration festival is held each year to celebrate the life of this music legend and his birthday. Since his death in 1997, there has been a revival of his influence in music and popular culture, culminating in another re-release of his catalog.

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But the question is if he was still alive, do you think he’d still be getting all these accolades? Or was his death the reason behind his everlasting fame?

BE HONEST!! If Fela Kuti Was Alive Today, Do You Think He Would’ve Still Been Relevant In The Music Industry?

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