Flying Lotus is well-known for having a musical family, what with his songwriting grandmother and his great aunt, Alice Coltrane, but Okayplayer wanted to go a bit further into his heritage. As part of their Okayafrica. “The Roots of…” series, they gave FlyLo a cotton swab and traced his DNA back to Africa. Here’s what they found. Via Okayafrica:
Above, find out where his family tree extends from, and how he’s connected back hundreds of years (and centuries more) through the universal soul makossa cosmos, back to the African continent.