By Oluwatoyin Adeleye
Sons of Fela Anikulapo Kuti have refuted Kanye West’s claims that the spirit of Fela Anikulapo Kuti lives through him.
The rapper had posted a video online, noting that his music is the best on the planet and he is the best artiste on the planet as well.
He also noted that the spirits of musical legends, inclusive of Fela live through him, hence his claims.
“My music is the best on the planet. I am the best living recording artiste… We rather, because the spirits flow through me. The spirit of Fela, the spirit of Molly, the spirit of Pac flow through me. We know who the best,” he said.
But Fela’s son, Seun Kuti quickly rebuffed Kanye, noting that his father’s spirit does not live throgh the rapper.
He wrote: “Erm Erm, on behalf of the Kuti family, I want to state that the spirit of Olufela Anikulapo Kuti isn’t anywhere near Kanye West…” He the went on to tag his brother.
Kanye West is currently in Uganda with is family, sampling songs from Africa for his upcoming projects.
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