Over the weekend, Nigerian international music star, Wizkid performed at the yearly music concert in honor of Afrobeats legend, Fela Anikulapo Kuti and from videos and reports, he delivered an outstanding show.
The celebrated music star performed some of his greatest hits including “Ojuelegba” among others to the excitement of his numerous fans.
Amidst the excitement of the evening, Wizkid displayed the generous part of his personality by giving a disabled fan in the crowd a wad of cash. See video:
Some other artistes asides Wizkid that performed at this year’s edition of Felabration include; Femi Kuti, Burna Boy among others.
Felabration is an annual music festival conceived in 1998 by Yeni Anikulapo-Kuti in memory and celebration of her father Fela Kuti, a Nigerian musician and human rights activist known for pioneering the afrobeat genre of music. The one-week-long event which is held annually at the New Afrika Shrine in Ikeja, attracts visitors from different countries and has thus been considered as an official tourist destination by the Lagos State Government.
Felabration is held on the week of Fela’s birthday. The event features musical performances from top music acts from Nigeria and guest appearances from internationally acclaimed musicians and personalities. It also consists of street parades, symposia on social and topical issues, debates and photo exhibitions.