Femi Kuti Refutes Claim That Tony Allen Created The Beat Of Afrobeat

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Following the death of Tony Allen on 30th of April, 2020, many media houses highlighted his achievements, most especially his contribution to Afrobeat. With headlines such as “Tony Allen: ‘World’s greatest drummer’ and “Afrobeat pioneer dies” by the BBC and “Tony Allen, Drummer Who Created the Beat of Afrobeat, Dies at 79” by The New […]

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