“Fela Anikulapo-Kuti was James Brown, Huey New ton, Rick James, Bob Marley, Duke Ellington and ODB all rolled up in one black African fist.” Mos Def

Fela is another “regular” on the OpenCafe playlist – and have been for long – like him or not – he says it as it is – manlikemalcolm put together a video called ‘Music is a weapon’- which goes really well with Mona’s post about Fela’s life complete with great photos about the king of Afrobeat.