Nigeria’s multiple award-winning Afrobeat maestro and four-time Grammy nominee, Femi Kuti, is set to headline the 26th edition of Koroga festival, which comes up July 7, 2019, at Tatu City, Kenya.
The festival, with just over two weeks to go, promises electrifying live performance from Femi. He will be performing some of his hit songs like Beng Beng Beng, Jaiye Jaiye featuring WizKid among others.
Advance tickets are currently on sale for Ksh 2000/- on Ticketsasa. Entry is free for kids under 12 years. Food and drinks from outside are not allowed.
Femi Kuti was born as Olufela Olufemi Anikulapo Kuti and is the eldest son to Afro-beat pioneer Fela Kuti, and a grandchild to political campaigner, women’s rights activist and traditional aristocrat Funmilayo Ransome Kuti.
The star started his career at the age of 15, when he began playing in his father’s band, Egypt 80. He has since released ten records and collaborated with popular artists like Common, American rapper Mos Def, D’Angelo, Wizkid, among others.