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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 4,119 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 352.

The best album taking into account parent or child acts is Zombie by Fela Kuti & Africa 70 which is ranked number 1,041 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 1,931.

Fela Kuti is ranked number 334 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 6,264.

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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:139 charts
Rank in 1976:18Rank Score:1,931
Rank in 1970s232Overall Rank:1,041
Average Rating:  80/100 (126 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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Expensive ShitNigeria Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Year of Release:1975Appears in:97 charts
Rank in 1975:25Rank Score:1,419
Rank in 1970s300Overall Rank:1,346
Average Rating:  78/100 (105 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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GentlemanNigeria Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Year of Release:1973Appears in:37 charts
Rank in 1973:46Rank Score:967
Rank in 1970s389Overall Rank:1,851
Average Rating:  81/100 (43 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:430
Rank in 1970s668Overall Rank:3,493
Average Rating:  77/100 (28 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 1999:76Rank Score:352
Rank in 1990s847Overall Rank:4,119
Average Rating:  73/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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6.

Sorrow Tears And BloodNigeria Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Year of Release:1977Appears in:21 charts
Rank in 1977:98Rank Score:218
Rank in 1970s1,043Overall Rank:5,969
Average Rating:  78/100 (24 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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ShakaraNigeria Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Year of Release:1972Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1972:115Rank Score:218
Rank in 1970s1,045Overall Rank:5,982
Average Rating:  77/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.

ConfusionNigeria Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Year of Release:1975Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1975:107Rank Score:199
Rank in 1970s1,096Overall Rank:6,365
Average Rating:  77/100 (22 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Opposite PeopleNigeria Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Year of Release:1977Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1977:126Rank Score:122
Rank in 1970s1,443Overall Rank:9,298
Average Rating:  77/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.

Open & CloseNigeria Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Year of Release:1971Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1971:212Rank Score:75
Rank in 1970s2,051Overall Rank:14,360
Average Rating:  74/100 (8 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 334

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Fela Kuti ratings

Average Rating: 
79/100 (from 11 votes)
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One of the greats of Africa.
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