Remembering Fela Kuti | 15th Oct 1938 – 2 Aug 1997

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Fela Kuti passed away 19 years ago today and media outlets around the world joined in remembering the man and musician.

Pulse Nigeria posted an exclusive interview with Fela’s “foremost friend, confidant and manager” Rikki Stein.

The Economist featured words from Fela as their quote of the day:

Nigerian music site Jaguda published Fela’s ‘10 Biggest Songs You Need In Your Life‘.

Fela’s children Yeni and Femi also joined in paying tribute to their father: