Fela Anikulapo Kuti Is The Most Persecuted Musician In History, Arrested Over 200 Times

Popular Nigerian musician and creator of Afrobeat music, Fela Anikulapo Kuti is the most persecuted music artist ever in history.

According to Nigeria History and Facts on Twitter, the late Fela Kuti was arrested on over 200 different occasions. His longest stint in detention was for a period of 20 months in 1984.

Fela was a constant critics of different governments in his time. He was a pro-masses activist who never failed to include his message in his songs.

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