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The Story Of How Fela Kuti Married 27 Women On The Same Day

The King of Afro beats in Nigeria Fela Anikulapo Kuti, lived an extravagant lifestyle when he was alive. He lived as if he had no problems, he sang, he danced, he smoked and got married to many Women. One thing that Fela did that surprised alot of people was the fact that he got married to 27 different Women in one day, this event took place back then in 1978.

  11 months ago ago
The Story Of How Fela Kuti Married 27 Women On The Same Day

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Meet The Nigerian Singer That Refused Fela Kuti's Marriage Proposal in The 1980s

Fela Kuti is one of Nigeria's music legends, he was one of the musicians that took Nigerian music beyond Nigeria. He was also known to have many wives and lovers. Although Fela had many wives, he still wanted more. He wanted to marry a popular and beautiful Nigerian singer (Onyeka Onwenu) in the 1980s and she refused to accept his marriage proposal.

  10 months ago ago
Meet The Nigerian Singer That Refused Fela Kuti's Marriage Proposal in The 1980s

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Meet The Nigerian Singer That Refused Fela Kuti's Marriage Proposal in The 1980s

Fela Kuti is a Nigerian music legend who was one of the performers that took Nigerian music beyond the borders of the country. He was also known for having many wives and lovers. Fela had a large number of wives, but he yearned for more. He hoped to marry Onyeka Onwenu, a prominent and beautiful Nigerian musician, in the 1980s, but she declined his marriage proposal.

  10 months ago ago
Meet The Nigerian Singer That Refused Fela Kuti's Marriage Proposal in The 1980s

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5 Facts About Fela Kuti You Probably Didn't Know

Without a doubt, Legendary Afro-pop Singer Fela Anikulapo Kuti was one of the most important people in the world during his era. He wasn't just an activist who believed in what is right, he was also a man who left so many things people can remember him for.

  10 months ago ago
5 Facts About Fela Kuti You Probably Didn't Know

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Check Out The Seven Children Fela Kuti Had In His Lifetime

There is no doubt that the Nigerian musical legend Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, also known as "Abami Eda," is the greatest musical legend to have emerged from Africa's most populous country. Fela stood for and represented so many things while he was alive; he was the voice of the voiceless and the downtrodden, a thorn in the flesh for corrupt military and civilian governments in his country, a seer who saw ahead of his time, and an eccentric individual who lived his life to the fullest as it pleased him.

  1 year ago ago
Check Out The Seven Children Fela Kuti Had In His Lifetime

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"UK Is Using John Boyega To Sell Britain, Since Nigeria Refused To Use Him To Sell Nigeria" - Reno

Popular human rights activist, Reno Omokri, has taken to social media to state Nigeria negligence in using Wizkid, Davido and Burna Boy to promote the country. Speaking through his facebook account, Reno disclosed that Nigeria failed to use late Fela Kuti to promote Nigeria like Jamaica uses Bob Marley to promote their country.

  11 months ago ago

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Nigerian Celebrities Who Survived A Ghastly Road Accident In 2021 (Photos)

Road accident is one of the major factors causing the death of Nigerians. It is a thing of joy and celebration when an individual escape death after involving in a ghastly road accident. Two(2) Nigerian celebrities are continually appreciating God for life after involving in a fatal road accident.

  10 months ago ago
Nigerian Celebrities Who Survived A Ghastly Road Accident In 2021 (Photos)

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My mom used to smoke weed with me – Seun Kuti

Seun Kuti, the youngest son of Fela Kuti, has disclosed that his mother, Fehintola Kuti, smoked with him while he was younger. During an episode of the Abebes' "Spill the Tea," the 38-year-old afrobeat musician stated that his mother began smoking before his birth and continued afterward.

  1 year ago ago
My mom used to smoke weed with me – Seun Kuti

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Meet Fela's drummer who is also the Co-founder of the Afrobeats genre

Very few Nigerians have not heard the name Fela Kuti. Fela Kuti was a music legend who created the Afrobeats genre and he was also an activist that was always speaking about the corrupt deeds of the government. However, the success of the Afrobeats genre wouldn't have been possible without Fela music director and drummer Tony Allen.

  11 months ago ago
Meet Fela's drummer who is also the Co-founder of the Afrobeats genre

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Opinion: Why Brymo Is A Far Better Musician Than Fela

Perhaps many Nigerians still don't know who the skillful musician is. Out of the ones that know or have heard about him, some have not for once given considerable attention to his art. Ọlawale Ọlọfọrọ, popularly known as Brymo came to the spotlight after featuring in Ice Prince's Oleku, a hit track in Ice Prince's debut album; Everybody Loves Ice.

  10 months ago ago
Opinion: Why Brymo Is A Far Better Musician Than Fela

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Meet Omorinmade Anikulapo, Fela Kuti's Grandson Who is Also A Musican

So many children have chosen to follow in their parents' footsteps. Some are Musicians, Doctors, and others professionals who are doing well in their respective fields. In this article today, we will be discussing about the grandson of Fela Kuti, who is called Omorinmade Anikulapo.

  11 months ago ago
Meet Omorinmade Anikulapo, Fela Kuti's Grandson Who is Also A Musican

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5 Music Legends Our Fathers Listened To in Their Youthful Age (Photos)

Just like the youths of today are big fans of Wizkid, Olamide, Davido and other current musicians. There was also a time when some set of Musicians were the top Stars of their times in the 1980s and 90s. They were the favourite artistes our parents listened to while they were still growing up.

  11 months ago ago
5 Music Legends Our Fathers Listened To in Their Youthful Age (Photos)

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Nigeria's Hero: Fela Kuti’s ‘Zombie’ Song Remains A Struggle That Lives On

Zombie is arguably the most remarkable song released by Fela Kuti amongst all other songs he released and the one that changed the musician’s life. In 1977, his album with the name 'Zombie' came out on Coconut Records in Nigeria. ‘Black President’, as Fela loved to be called, gradually took his music to a more radical direction, inspired by the ideas of Malcolm X, Kwame Nkrumah, and Frantz Fanon.

  1 year ago ago
Nigeria's Hero: Fela Kuti’s ‘Zombie’ Song Remains A Struggle That Lives On

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Onyeka Onwenu Opens Up On ‘Secret Marriage with Obasanjo’

Award winning singer, actress and author, Onyeka Onwenu has finally clarified rumours that she had a secret marriage with famous men. In an exclusive interview with popular media personality, Chude Jideonwo, she spoke about her life, marriage, children and suffering depression. She was then asked about the rumours of her sleeping with powerful men like Sunny Ade, Fela Kuti, Sonny Okosun, Olusegun Obasanjo (Former President of Nigeria), and many others.

  1 year ago ago
Onyeka Onwenu Opens Up On ‘Secret Marriage with Obasanjo’

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10 American Artistes Who Have Sampled Fela Kuti's Music

Fela Anikulapo Kuti, popularly known as Abami Eda, was a Nigerian singer and activist, commonly referred to as the "Father of Afrobeats." In recent times, people have compared Nigerian singer Wizkid to him, following Wizkid's numerous achievements, but this has not gone down well with many Nigerians, who feel it is disrespectful to Fela Kuti.

  10 months ago ago
10 American Artistes Who Have Sampled Fela Kuti's Music

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3 ​reasons why Wizkid is greater than Fela Kuti

There are so many music legends in Nigeria and Fela Kuti is one of them. He is one of Nigeria’s most famous and loved musicians, especially because he pioneered Afrobeat – a genre-blending of jazz, funk, psychedelic rock, traditional West African chant, and rhythms – into conscious music in the 60s and 70s.

  11 months ago ago
3 ​reasons why Wizkid is greater than Fela Kuti

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5 Times Wizkid Sampled Fela Kuti's Music To Create A Hit

Wizkid is one of Africa's biggest popstars with several awards and accolades worldwide but I'll be revealing to you 5 times the Big Wiz has sampled Fela Anikulapo Kuti's songs to create a hit record. 1. Expensive Shit: Wizkid coined the term "Expensive Shit" from Fela's 1975 record which also goes by that same title.

  9 months ago ago
5 Times Wizkid Sampled Fela Kuti's Music To Create A Hit

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Video: "My Mum Used To Sneak Into My Room To Smoke Weed With Me" - Seun Kuti

Nigerian musician, Seun Kuti has revealed how his mom used to sneak into his room to smoke weed. Senu Kuti who is the youngest son of famous afrobeat pioneer, Fela Kuti, revealed this on the Spill The Tea With The Abebes show. Photo credit - National Pilot Newspaper

  1 year ago ago
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5 Frisky Romantic Photos Of Musician Seun Kuti With His Woman

Love is a beautiful thing once you meet the right partner. Oluseun Anikulapo Kuti, has found love in the sight of his woman Yetunde George,whom he is proud of. Seun Kuti is the youngest son of Fela Kuti, a musician and a famous afro beat pioneer.

  11 months ago ago
5 Frisky Romantic Photos Of Musician Seun Kuti With His Woman

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7 Nigerian Artists Their Songs Were Used In The Netflix Film Sex Education

The Netflix British TV series called sex education has be running for three seasons now and it is watched and loved by many people all over the world, including Nigeria. As the name name of the film implies, the movie is all about sex, sex education and relationships among young people.

  10 months ago ago
7 Nigerian Artists Their Songs Were Used In The Netflix Film Sex Education