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Tony Allen

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Born in Lagos, Nigeria in 1940, of mixed Nigerian and Ghanaian parentage, Tony Allen taught himself to play by listening to records made by the American jazz drummers Art Blakey and Max Roach. He began working as a professional musician in 1960, gigging around Lagos and variously playing highlife and jazz. Today living in Paris, Allen has long been acknowledged as Africa's finest kit drummer and one of it's most influential musicians... Read more about Tony Allen on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.

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Film Of Life
Last Played on November 24, 2014 1:10pm

Boat Journey

Film of Life
Last Played on October 15, 2014 11:12am

Go Back

Go Back
Last Played on August 30, 2014 4:18pm

Get Together

Black Voices
Last Played on July 28, 2014 1:12pm

Black Voices

Black Voices
Last Played on June 28, 2013 12:13pm


Nigeria 70 - Original Afro Classics
Last Played on May 08, 2012 12:18pm


Secret Agent
Last Played on April 13, 2012 12:17pm


Black Voices


Afro Beats

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