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Nigerians React As Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Snubs Fela Despite Placing Second In Votes

Fela Anikulapo-Kuti Nominated For The 2021 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

The inductees list has been released and the omission of Afro-beat legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti has shocked many Nigerian social media users.

This is particularly because the late music icon came second in the public votes accrued ahead of veteran American singer, Tina Turner.

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Although the public votes category only accounts for one vote to determine the final inductees among the nominees, netizens steadfastly voted for the late Afro-beat legend with high hopes of securing a spot for him on the list of the 2021 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame inductees.

See tweets below:

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