NEWS: Son Of Fela Kuti (Seun Kuti) scheduled To Perform At The 2019 Grammy Awards Ceremony
Seun Kuti, male offspring of the Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, has been highlighted as one of the artistes charged to perform at the 61st Grammy Awards.
The award event is planned to hold in February 10 at the Staples Center, Los Angeles, U.S. This data was distributed on the Grammys’ legitimate site on Thursday.
Best World Music Album in October 2018 Seun, who was nominated, he will perform close by Malian vocalist/lyricist, Fatoumata Diawara, at the honor’s Premiere Ceremony.
Seun’s fourth album, “Dark Times” earned him the selection in the acutely challenged classification.
“Dark Times”, discharged in March 2018, appeared at number eight on the Billboard World Music Chart in the primary seven day stretch of its discharge. Seun conveyed a socially cognizant collection upheld by his dad’s Egypt 80 gathering.
An announcement on the Grammy site, distributed on Thursday, stated, “The 61st Grammy Awards will begin off with sizzle as the lineup for the Grammy Awards Premiere Ceremony has been uncovered, driven by Mr. Pretentious himself, Grammy victor and current chosen one, Shaggy, as host.
The prelude to music’s greatest night will likewise highlight exhibitions by current named vocalist/lyricist Snatam Kaur, trumpeter Craig Morris and move couple Sofi Tukker.
Nigerian Afrobeat craftsman Seun Kuti and Malian artist/lyricist Fatoumata Diawara will likewise perform together, and Ángela Aguilar, Aida Cuevas and Natalia Lafourcade will join surprisingly to perform “La Llorona,” a Mexican folkloric great each of the three craftsmen have recorded amid their profession.”
The Grammys noticed that the honor service would be spilled live universally on its site from 12:30 pm (Pacific Time).
It included, “The majority of the debut service entertainers and the host are named for the current year, as are a large portion of the moderators. Kuti and Egypt 80 are named for Best World Music Album for ‘Dark Times.”
Seun’s sibling, Femi Kuti, has likewise packed away four Grammy designations in the World Music Category. He got his first designation in 2003 for the collection Fight to Win. Consequent assignments came in 2010, 2012 and 2013.