Did Fela Win the Grammy? Reactions As Seun Kuti Shades Wizkid’s Award, Says He Was Featured Not Nominated

Did Fela Win the Grammy? Reactions As Seun Kuti Shades Wizkid’s Award, Says He Was Featured Not Nominated

- Fela's son Seun Kuti has taken to social media to set the records straight about his music career and the achievements he has made over the years

- Seun revealed that only four Nigerian musicians have been nominated for a Grammy award and he is one of them

- The musician then warned haters to stay away from him, noting that nobody can kill him by hating on him

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Fela's youngest son Seun Kuti has said he was one of the four Nigerians who were nominated for a Grammy award. Seun stated this during a live video on IG after a follower he does not sing good songs.

According to him, his brother Femi, juju singer Sunny Ade and Burna Boy are the Nigerians who have been nominated for the renowned award.

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Seun stated that featuring on a Grammy award-winning song does not make the person a nominee. The young musician noted that Grammy organisers called him to enter their show.

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Seun Kuti and Wizkid
Seun Kuti says he's one of the four Nigerian singers nominated for a Grammy award. Photos: @bigbirdkuti, @wizkidayo
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Another achievement

Seun also revealed that he was the first Nigerian singer to perform on the Coachella stage. According to him, when people talk about Coachella, they say Burna Boy is the first person to be on that stage.

Noting that he is not hating on Burna, Seun said he just has a problem with haters as they talk about him as if he is from Togo.

Seun also revealed that he has a cordial relationship with the director of Coachella based on the beautiful performance he gave at the show. The musician noted that he has been opening doors from way back.

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Wizkid's fans react

As expected, Wizkid's fans were not happy about what Seun said as many noted that he was shading Wizkid.


"I am a wizkidfc but this thing make me laugh. Abeg no dey sub our machala o shu. He has a grammy PERIODT."


"Trying to downplay Wiz. so low from Seun, Wiz will only get bigger and better."


"He talks too much did he win the Grammy award when he was nominated ? he should forget about his past glory abeg."


"This is a big disrespect to WIZ...well he will still air all of you... shading a boy that hustles his way to the top not like someone rocking on his father's wave..."


"Who be this one now? shey your father even win grammy ni? wizkid won it and you can't reverse it."

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Alicia Keys hypes Wizkid

In other news, Legit.ng earlier reported that Alicia Keys held a question and answer session on Twitter, and a fan asked if she had listened to Wizkid's latest album yet.

In a reply to him, the international superstar confirmed that she had listened to the body of work which she described as pure fire.

As expected, fans of the Ginger crooner took to the comment section to hail him in the comment section.

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