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Legendary Fela Kuti Nominated for Rock and Roll hall of fame!

Afrobeat pioneer, Fela Kuti has been nominated for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for 2021.

The legendary Nigerian musician made this year's list of nominees more than two decades after his passing. Fela Kuti leads Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominee list as Nigerians amass votes for the Afrobeat pioneer.

and the late legend has already amassed over 80,000+ votes! With American singer and icon Tina Turner following closely behind with 59,000+ votes of her own. The five artists with the most votes between now and May 2021 will then be inducted into the Hall of Fame towards the end of the year.

While the final five artists are ultimately chosen by Rock & Roll Hall of Fame members, fan votes play a super important and valid role in the process. Fans are able to vote once a day, for as long as they please by that means you can vote each day until voting closes.

The inductees will be announced in May following a public vote which closes in April, Voting can be done at Vote.rockhall.com

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