CELEBRITY GOSSIP OPINION SOCIETY GIST YOU CAN’T COMPARE ANY MUSICIAN TO FELA – NIGERIAN YOUTHS By Admin Posted on October 16, 2019 3 min read 0 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr YOU CAN’T COMPARE ANY ON MUSICIAN TO FELA – NIGERIAN YOUTHS Nigerian youths have said no present day Nigerian Artiste can be compared to Afro Beat Legend Fela Anikulapo Kuti. The 2019 edition of the Annual music festival used in celebrating the memories of late Fela has ‘Felabration’ has kicked off since Monday and Hotjist.com decided to sample people’s opinion on his kind of Music. In a chat with Hotjist.com, Banker Olumide Adeyoye said so many things have gone wrong since fela left this world. “So many things have gone wrong since fela left o, you can never compare anybody to that man. people have tried but they cant”. According to him fela’s kind of music was relatable to everybody because he was speaking sense and he was singing to tackle the situation of the country at that time. “All the things Fela said then are what is happening now, he is a legend all across Africa”. According to a Motorcyclist Mr Chukwudi, Fela is a legend and his songs have more meaning and messages than the present day songs, adding that Fela was loved by Nigerians because He sang about what was happening in Nigeria. Chukwudi said “all this musicians can’t be compared to Fela because Fela’s music has more meaning than what they sing about this days. Fela was singing about the things that were happening back then, that was why he was loved by people even till now so many people turn up for Felabration every year”. He also said the level Fela got to and the Influence he has in the Afro beats Music industry cannot be over emphasized. Business man Mr Smith when asked about Fela said He believes the present day musicians are singing for the money, According to him the musicians are motivated by what they’ll get in return but Fela was singing as a change seeker. However, it is obvious that Fela’s heritage would never be forgotten. Felabration 2019 is the 21st edition of the music concert and there’s still more to come.