Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. ZOmbie is the 27th full-length album by Afrobeat pioneer Fela Kuti. IT is considered to be one of his best albums. THe song "Zombie" was featured on the IF99 radio channel on Grand Theft Auto IV.THe album was a scathing attack on Nigerian soldiers using the zombie metaphor to describe the methods of the Nigerian military. THe album was a smash hit with the people and infuriated the government, setting off a vicious attack against the Kalakuta Republic (a commune that Fela had established in Nigeria), during which one thousand soldiers attacked the commune. FEla was severely beaten, and his elderly mother was thrown from a window, causing fatal injuries. THe Kalakuta Republic was burned, and Fela''s studio, instruments, and master tapes were destroyed. FEla claimed that he would have been killed if it were not for the intervention of a commanding officer as he was being beaten.