Category : Groupe

by Heidi Harley - 11 months ago

Tony Allen obituary

Masterful drummer and co-creator of Afrobeat, the fusion of funk, jazz and African types that he pioneered with Fela KutiOn 12 and 13 March there have been two live shows within the Church of Sound collection at St James the Great Church in Clapton,...

by Heidi Harley - 11 months ago

Tony Allen: the Afrobeat pioneer's 10 finest recordings

From simmering dancefloor fillers to defiant resistance anthems, we decide the most effective of the legendary drummer’s tracksNews report: Tony Allen, Afrobeat co-founder, dies aged 79Take heed to a playlist of Ammar’s choices: Related: Tony Allen,...