Nigerian musician and singer, Oluseun Anikulapo Kuti better known as Seun Kuti or Big Bird Kuti, is 40 today, January 11th, 2023.
In celebration of his birthday, the son of late singer, Fela Kuti has revealed his goal for his new age. According to Seun, his goals is to become an African Elder, that is, one that has aged with grace and dignity that the young ones can emulate.
“Happy birthday to meeeeeeeeeee!!! The goal is to become an African Elder ie one that has aged with grace and dignity that the young ones can emulate. I am happy to make it to 40!! The journey continues. Please use me hastag of the day o”.
Celebrity Naija Rave reported weeks back that Seun Kuti had sparked mixed reactions with his pre-birthday shoot.
The son of late Fela Kuti, while gearing up for his 40th birthday, had gotten many talking with his birthday shoot.
Ahead of his big day, Seun Kuti had released his birthday photo, where he channeled his inner woman.
He captioned the photo with, “Birthday shoot loading”.
Taking to his Instagram, fans queried if the singer was following the footstep of James Brown and Bobrisky.
For his 38th birthday in 2021, the youngest son created a stir online as he shared an erotic birthday photo.
Seun Kuti via his social media handle celebrated his girlfriend and baby mama who he nicknamed ‘special gift’. Sharing a photo of himself carrying her while securing her backside, Seun thanked her for helping him become better and grabbing his thoughts and lifting his spirit.
In his own words, he wrote;
”Happy bday to me! Born on this day 1983. Life is all about the people we meet along the way that help us become better. Today is my birthday but I’m gonna write a little message to my own special gift @chefyeide. Today might be my birthday but I will celebrate you, the glue that makes the broken China anew. She dey the trenches with the troops to empower the group. The main pepper inside this soup! She grab my thoughts and lift my spirits and a little girl to remind me that the work can never finish. Thanks for being ‘ a Gift ‘ #getthesax. #833”.