Why I didn’t perform at 2019 Grammys —Seun Kuti
Afrobeat singer , Seun Kuti , on Monday , revealed why he didn ’t perform at the 2019 Grammy Awards , which held on Sunday night.
On his Instagram handle , he shared a video of himself on the Grammys red carpet and said that he had a “ticket mix- up ”, which meant , he missed his flight and was unable to rehearse, hence , his non -perfomance at the show as earlier announced.
He went on to thank those , who stepped in for him , like the Soweto Gospel Choir and the Malian singer , Fatoumata Diawara .
He said , “First and foremost I have to say I am sorry to all the fans that tuned in to see us perform yesterday but didn ’t . I had the weirdest ticket mix up in history meaning I missed my flight and the rehearsals and we couldn ’t go on. Big up to Soweto Gospel choir a group that has also inspired me . @ fatoumata_diawara__ for holding down our show without me . ”