Son’s of iconic singer, Fela Kuti; Femi, Seun pay tribute to him on 25th remembrance


The late Afrobeat legend Fela Anikulapo-sons, Kuti’s Femi and Seun Kuti, paid tribute to their late father today, Tuesday, August 2, 2022.

On the 25th anniversary of his passing, they posted heartfelt messages and photos of their father on their individual social media pages.
Femi Kuti stated;

“25 years on, still in our hearts. I miss you more and more. The one and only Abami Eda #FELA. The soul of #Afrobeat.”

Seun Kuti wrote;

“25 years ago, you transitioned. Words can’t begin to express how much more alive you have become in spirit, as we continue to strive for the Africa you fought for. We continue to ask that you allow your light to guide our path. Ase!!”

Recall that iconic singer, Fela Kuti died of AIDS-related complications on August 2, 1997, at the age of 58, in Lagos, Nigeria. Roughly 1 million people attended his funeral procession, which began at Tafawa Balewa Square and ended at Kuti’s home, Kalakuta, in Ikeja, Nigeria, where he was laid to rest in the front yard.