Charly Boy prepares to perform at Felabration Festival 2019October 15, 2019
Charly Boy prepares to perform at Felabration Festival 2019
Charly Boy…Dissident performer and extremist, Charles Oputa, prominently known as ‘Charly Boy’, is set to perform at the 2019 yearly Felabration holiday, seven days in length festivity of the life and times Fela Anikulapo-Kuti.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the occasion is holding from October 14 to 20, at the New Afrika Shrine in Lagos, with both local and universal specialists scheduled to perform.
In a video shared on his online networking page on Tuesday, Charly Boy said he was set to perform close by different specialists at the fantastic finale of the celebration.
As per the 68-year-old showbiz maestro, who discharged his introduction highlife collection more than three decades prior and as of late came back to the stage, hello there execution was in the soul of deifying Fela’s thoughts.
The previous leader of the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria said he will exhibit his most recent tunes at the show.
He stated: “Make a date with me, close by other incredible Nigerian artistes on Sunday, October 20, as we as a whole assemble to offer respect to whom respect is expected, the unbelievable baba Fela Anikulapo-Kuti.
“Come tune in to my new tunes as we as a whole accumulate in the event that we can discover a remedy for our mumu.”
Charly Boy had before revealed to NAN that he has chosen to utilize music as an apparatus to motivate customary Nigerians, particularly young people, to understand that power really has a place with them.
He clarified that he was driving a promotion and illumination battle on the “Implicit understanding” to Nigerians overall foundations.
“Music has been my age-long enthusiasm, and this time I am utilizing it to alert the awareness of all things considered, regardless of where they are, towards the structure the nation they want.”
NAN additionally reports that Felabration was established by Fela Anikulapo’s little girl, Yeni Kuti, as a yearly celebration to respect and praise the goals that the late author of Afrobeats music and socio-political lobbyist lived for.
The current year’s version, labeled “From Lagos with Love”, opened on Monday at Neca Hall with a syndicated program on the subject, ‘Instructor doesn’t show me babble’.
The board included Ugandan vocalist and government official, Bobi Wine, Chimamanda Ngozi-Adichie, Prof. Wole Soyinka, and British rapper, Akala.
The primary day likewise had jolting exhibitions from promising Nigerian vocalists, including Fuji artist, Remi Aluko, artist Dotman, Trod, Picazo Rhap, and Yomi Blaize.
Quick rising flexible artist Zinoleesky, prevalently called the ‘show executioner’, likewise performed on the opening day.