The Felabration Of The King

Olufela Ransome Kuti which he later changed to Anikulapo to profess his immortality amongst men meant so many things to different people. To some, he was the quintessential rebel, hemp advocate, lover of hedonism, while to others a Pan Africanist, moral conscience of the Nigerian citizens against the whims and caprices of those in power. Fela began his music career in London where he was sent to study medicine but rather opted to study music at Trinity College of Music with the trumpet as his preferred instrument. He established a band Koola Lobitos which played a fusion of jazz and … Continue reading The Felabration Of The King