Throwback: Happy 82nd Birthday Fela Kuti/It’s a Felabration!

Today would have been Fela Kuti’s 82nd birthday. Fela was arguably of the most controversial, beguiling, captivating and wildly talented artists of his generation — and although he may not have lived to completely see it, one of the most influential artists of the past 50 years, with his work being startlingly relevant today. Happy birthday, Fela, wherever you are.