Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti to be inducted into the Hard Rock Hall of Fame
Late Afrobeat maestro, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti’s costume will take a fitting place among other world music greats on the renowned Hardrock Cafe Music Memorabilia Collection.
The singer’s children, will hand over costumes worn by Fela, including pieces of clothing and shoes to representatives of Hard Rock International in Lagos.
The activity is part of the 20th anniversary of Fela’s death.
An induction to be witnessed by late Fela’s friends, entertainment bigwigs and corporate Nigeria will hold later this month.
Femi Kuti with his Positive Force band and Seun Kuti with his Egypt 80 band will hit the stage for a night of Afrobeat music.
One the major highlights of the induction will be the release of a new song dedicated to the late Afrobeat maestro by 2 time Grammy Award-winning artiste, Lekan Babalola.