2015 Felabration Festival Brings International Artists To Lagos

Over 150 artists performed during 2015’s Annual Felabration, commemorating the life and music of Africa’s greatest musician, creator of Afro-beat, philanthropist and political activist, Fela Anikulakpo Kuti. The week-long celebration brought artists from across the world featuring in both music and arts. Incepted in 1998 by his eldest child Yeni Kuti, the annual festival celebrates the “life and times” of Fela, his music, and influence on the world. Held at the New Africa Shrine in Lagos State, Felabration has quickly become a major tourist destination on the festival circuit. Notable former and current performers at Felabration include, Hugh Masakela, Femi Kuti, Lucky Dube, Awilo, Baba Maal, Les Nubians, King Sunny Ade, Lagbaja, Asa, TuFace, Seun Kuti and many others.

 

 

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