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Tony Allen - Afrobeat Pioneer

Tony Allen, Afrobeat Pioneer, Dies

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Tony Oladipo Allen, Nigerian drummer credited with developing and defining Afrobeat together with musician Fela Kuti, died Thursday (April 30).READ MORE

Music for Revolution: Fela Kuti Immortalized in Latest Doc 'Finding Fela' with Appearances from Paul McCartney and Questlove

New Fela Kuti Documentary, 'Finding Fela,' Continues What 'FELA!' the Musical Started [TRAILER, TRACKLIST]

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Directed by Academy Award-winner Alex Gibney (Taxi to the Darkside, Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room), the film takes a deeper look into a story told by the three-time Tony-winning musical FELA!, which had its Off-Broadway premiere in 2008--recently revived on Broadway in 2012.READ MORE

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