The founding member and the bassist of the iconic band Red Hot Chili Peppers, Flea shared a post on his official Instagram page and celebrated musician William ‘Bootsy’ Collins’ birthday while referring to him as the funkiest.

Flea is quite an active social media user with more than one million followers on his official Instagram account. He usually shares his over the top love and admiration for the NBA team Lakers, fun and quirky pictures or videos of himself, and posts dedicated to his friends’ birthdays.

Flea has a unique way of celebrating others’ birthdays, he often shares his opinions about his friend in a ‘Flea way’, and while doing that he sounds genuine, affectionate, and most definitely fun.

In his latest post on his official Instagram page, Flea shared a lovely picture of himself with musician William ‘Bootsy’ Collins on stage and celebrated his birthday. Flea opened up about how he feels while sharing the stage with Bootsy and stated that he is his hero, and the funkiest to work with.

Here is what Flea said:

“Having heroes to look up to is important! The funkiest to ever do it, ya feel the love saturated through every note, the joy in every syllable.

Thank you Bootsy, a mythological hero, and feet on the ground living loving man, I love you, we all love and respect you… HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!! Bootsy Collins.”

You can see the Instagram post below.