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“Thank God for salvation”, other reactions trail throwback video of Mercy Chinwo performing Fela’s ‘Zombie’

Several people have been amazed by a vintage video of Mercy Chinwo, a well-known gospel singer, singing the hit song “Zombie” by Fela Kuti on the stage of Nigerian Idol.

In the video, Mercy Chinwo was introduced on stage in a box, which was then opened to reveal a dynamic performance that wowed the judges and audience alike.

Mercy Chinwo presented a passionate performance that unquestionably won over the judges. Femi Kuti, Fela’s eldest son and one of the judges, praised her performance and was also one of the judges.

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Nonetheless, the video elicited a variety of responses from people on social media who were astonished to learn that the artist had formerly taken part in the program and even sung a secular song.

One TikTok user identified as @user8019851752853 wrote: “thank God fos salvation on mercy Chinwo life.”

Abraham Orinya wrote: “GOD don know say if he leave this my aunty even rihanna no go reach her for worldly things oo. Thank God for grace ”

Laker wrote:  “i thank God for changing mercy chinwo from world song to gospel song if you believe don’t live without comment”

Kemi Adetutu918 wrote: “Mercy Chinwo, you’re indeed Blessed. It is Femi Kuti’s smile for me, seeing Fela’s replicated.”

ONOMEN -The Natural Hairmpress wrote:  “How she take enter inside the box. Mercy has always been a good singer ”

Sophia ibeh wrote: “What a throwback.. She still has sane energy ”

Blessed Woman wrote: “The anointing she carries always makes her shine anywhere but thank God she chose JESUS CHRIST! ”

onehousebaba wrote:  “wow wow wow see as she dey gimme joy”

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