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AfroJazz

Tony Allen – Tribute to Art Blakey (Live)

Live @ Festival Sons d’Hiver in 2016 Tony Allen’s EP A Tribute to Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers paid homage to the American jazz drummer, who he named as one of his earliest musical influences.
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AfroJazz

Art Blakey & the Afro-Drum Ensemble – Love, The Mystery Of

More… Featuring Yusef Lateef, Ahmed Abdul-Malik, Curtis Fuller… 
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AfroJazz

Art Blakey & The Afro-Drum Ensemble – Ayiko Ayiko

The African Beat is a jazz album released by Art Blakey and The Afro-Drum Ensemble in November 1962 on Blue Note Records. Art Blakey described it as the first opportunity he had to work with drummers from Africa; as a blend of American jazz with the traditional rhythms and tonal colors in the percussion of […]