Musicians in Ghana celebrate singer Fela Kuti’s birthday

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Musicians in Ghana have come together to celebrate the birthday of one of the continent’s most influential singer-songwriters. Nigerian Fela Kuti inspired generations of music-lovers. The virtuoso passed away in 1997, but his legacy lives on.

CCTV America’s Katerina Vittozzi caught up with Ghanaian singer-song writer Kye Kye Ku, to see how Fela has influenced him.

 

Musicians in Ghana celebrate singer Fela Kuti's birthday

Musicians in Ghana have come together to celebrate the birthday of one of the continent's most influential singer-songwriters. Nigerian Fela Kuti inspired generations of music-lovers. The virtuoso passed away in 1997, but his legacy lives on. CCTV America's Katerina Vittozzi caught up with Ghanaian singer-song writer Kye Kye Ku, to see how Fela has influenced him.