12 International artistes who drew inspiration from Fela Kuti – #1 & #9 even sang in Yoruba Lang. (With Pics)
5. Nas ft. Alicia Keys– “Warrior Song” (2002)
Once again, Fela Kuti’s presence is felt in this inspirational song that uses some rhythms from his 1972 track titled “Na Poi.”
In 2002, Nas who’s rated among the greatest hip-hop artistes of all time, sampled Fela’s song, “Na Poi” on “Warrior Song”.
The rapper featured Alicia Keys on the track which was described as a “high energy collaboration”.
“Warrior Song” appeared on God’s Son, the critically acclaimed sixth studio album of Nas.