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Fela Kuti Nigeria 

See also: Fela Anikulapo Kuti, Fela Anikulapo Kuti & Egypt 80, Fela Kuti & Africa 70.

The best album by Fela Kuti is The Best Of The Black President which is ranked number 3,906 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 360.

The best album taking into account parent or child acts is Zombie by Fela Kuti & Africa 70 which is ranked number 1,063 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 1,798.

Fela Kuti is ranked number 340 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 5,862.

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Fela Kuti best albums

The following albums by Fela Kuti are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

ZombieNigeria Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Year of Release:1976Appears in:129 charts
Rank in 1976:19Rank Score:1,798
Rank in 1970s237Overall Rank:1,063
Average Rating:  79/100 (120 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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Expensive ShitNigeria Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Year of Release:1975Appears in:91 charts
Rank in 1975:21Rank Score:1,463
Rank in 1970s286Overall Rank:1,261
Average Rating:  79/100 (101 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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GentlemanNigeria Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Year of Release:1973Appears in:30 charts
Rank in 1973:50Rank Score:772
Rank in 1970s442Overall Rank:2,142
Average Rating:  80/100 (41 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Roforofo FightNigeria Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Year of Release:1972Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 1972:66Rank Score:429
Rank in 1970s661Overall Rank:3,405
Average Rating:  77/100 (26 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.

The Best Of The Black President
Compilation
Nigeria Fela Kuti
Year of Release:1999Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1999:70Rank Score:360
Rank in 1990s795Overall Rank:3,906
Average Rating:  74/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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6.

Sorrow Tears And BloodNigeria Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Year of Release:1977Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1977:94Rank Score:226
Rank in 1970s987Overall Rank:5,612
Average Rating:  78/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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ShakaraNigeria Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Year of Release:1972Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1972:111Rank Score:217
Rank in 1970s1,020Overall Rank:5,801
Average Rating:  78/100 (12 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.

ConfusionNigeria Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Year of Release:1975Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1975:106Rank Score:201
Rank in 1970s1,067Overall Rank:6,141
Average Rating:  78/100 (21 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Open & CloseNigeria Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Year of Release:1971Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1971:211Rank Score:74
Rank in 1970s2,007Overall Rank:13,975
Average Rating:  76/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.

Black President
Compilation
Nigeria Fela Anikulapo Kuti
Year of Release:1981Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1981:247Rank Score:63
Rank in 1980s2,278Overall Rank:15,588
Average Rating:  76/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 340

This may not be a complete discography for Fela Kuti. This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

Fela Kuti ratings

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79/100 (from 11 votes)
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