Remembering Fela Anikulapo Kuti after 20 years (FELABRATION)
One-week festival set aside to celebrate legendary Fela Anikulapo Kuti. And everyone in showbiz is excited about this. From Kalakuta republic to the new Afrika shrine, the late Fela Anikulapo Kuti evolved to become the story and embodiment of afro beat music as it is known today.
Now, thousands of people have went to Lagos to celebrate the life and times of one of Africa’s most controversial and inspirational cultural figures. The week-long festival to celebrate late Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo Kuti entering day two, have been kicked off, yesterday, with a secondary schools debate at Freedom Park, Broad Street, Lagos, the eldest son of music icon, Femi Kuti has described his late father as “someone who had complete dedication and uncompromising attitude towards corruption in the country.”