Red Hot Chili Peppers’ bass guitarist Flea celebrated that 79th birthday of a famous funk musician, George Clinton, by sharing a new post on his official Instagram account and revealed how important he was into Flea’s career.

In the caption, Flea wrote that George was a hero to him, and George was a mentor for his life and musical career. While celebrating his birthday, Flea also showed his gratitude to the legendary vocalist and showed their great friendship.

As you can see in the picture below, Flea shared an old picture of themselves while they are hugging each other and smiling towards the camera. You can see in their faces that they are having lots of great times together.

Here is what Flea captioned:

“Happiest of birthdays to my friend, mentor, and hero George Clinton!”

You can check out the post below.