Fela Kuti

Fela Kuti

Born Oct 15, 1938
  • Musician, Singer-songwriter, Composer, Singer
Fela Kuti also known as Fela Anikulapo Kuti or simply Fela, was a Nigerian multi-instrumentalist, musician and composer, pioneer of the Afrobeat music genre, human rights activist, and political maverick.

Fela Kuti Stats

Nickname

: Fela Ransome Kuti, Fela, Fela and Africa 70, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, Fela Ransome-Kuti & the Africa '70 With Ginger Baker, Feka & Egypt 80, Fela Anikulapo-kuti, Fela Anikulapo Kuti & Africa '70, Kuti, Fela

Profession

: Musician, Singer-songwriter, Composer, Singer

Nationality

: Nigeria

Date of Birth

: Oct 15, 1938 (78 years old)

Place of Birth

: Abeokuta

Date of Death

: 1997

Place of Death

: Nigeria

Cause of Death

: AIDS
Appearances

Fela Kuti Film Roles

  1. Fela in Concert
  2. Fela Kuti: Teacher Don't Teach Me Nonsense
  3. Fela Kuti: Music Is the Weapon
    Fela Kuti: Music Is the Weapon

Fela Kuti Film Appearances

  1. Konkombe: The Nigerian Pop Music Scene
  2. Fela Kuti: Music Is the Weapon
    Fela Kuti: Music Is the Weapon
  3. Fela Kuti: Teacher Don't Teach Me Nonsense

Fela Kuti Albums

  1. Black Man's Cry
  2. Shuffering and Shmiling
  3. Original Suffer Head
  4. Original Suffer Head / I.T.T.
  5. Underground System
  6. Opposite People / Sorrow Tears and Blood
  7. Teacher Don't Teach Me Nonsense
  8. The Best Best of Fela Kuti
  9. The Underground Spiritual Game (Mixed by Chief Xcel)
  10. 2000 Blacks