RAPHAEL SAADIQ PAYS TRIBUTE TO FELA ANIKULAPO KUTI AT BET EXPERIENCE AFRICA 2015
International award winning singer and guitarist, Raphael Saadiq gave a heart gripping performance yesterday, Saturday, December 12th at the BET Experience Africa 2015 in Johannesburg, South Africa as he paid tribute to Nigerian music icon, Fela Anikulapo Kuti.
The event which held at the Ticketpro Dome witnessed Raphael Saadiq, for the first time ever in Africa perform to thousands of screaming fans. He led his band to perform different renditions of Fela’s evergreen songs which got the crowd ecstatic. As a sign of respect to the great icon, different music videos of the late Fela and his band playing were displayed in the background.
BET Experience Africa also featured great performances from international superstars, Maxwell, Mary J Blige, Young Thug, Diamond Platnumz, Nigeria’s very own Flavour Nabania, South Africa’s AKA and many other acts.
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