Fela Kuti x Milkcrate Tees

Bmore gutter producer Aaron Lacrate remixes Fela Kuti and designs a new Fela-inspired tee

Fela Kuti meets Bmore gutter in this collaboration t-shirt between the afrobeat legend and Milkcrate Athletics. Never one to back down against oppressive powers and authorities, Fela cheekily dubbed the Nigerian government and ruling class V.I.P.s, not very important persons, but "Vagabonds In Power." Renowned Bmore producer Aaron Lacrate channels Fela's rebel attitude in a "Sorrow, Tears, & Blood" remix and this gritty tee design. Stream Aaron Lacrate's remix of Fela below and buy the t-shirt at Milkcrate.

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>>>Stream: Fela Kuti feat. Aaron Lacrate "Sorrow, Tears, & Blood (Remix)"


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