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Tunji Oyelana & The Benders

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Tunji Oyelana & The Benders

Tunji Oyelana & The Benders has been played on NTS in shows including Whirldfuzzz, featured first on 4 July 2013. Songs played include To Whom It May Concern, Ifa and Ipasan.

But he also later burst out on his own as an ethnomusicologist, producing folk music which ruled the airwaves in the 70s and 80s with a group famously known as Tunji Oyelana and The Benders. Many of his albums would qualify as classics in their genre, deploying native wisdom, folklore and wit, mixed with sparse syncopation and antiphony, relying heavily on the human voice and its inflections to lift the spirit. Radio stations…

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To Whom It May Concern
Tunji Oyelana & The Benders
EMI1974
To Whom It May Concern
Tunji Oyelana & The BendersEMI1974
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Ifa
Tunji Oyelana & The Benders
EMI1976
Ifa
Tunji Oyelana & The BendersEMI1976
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Ipasan
Tunji Oyelana & The Benders
EMI1974
Ipasan
Tunji Oyelana & The BendersEMI1974
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To Whom It May Concern
Tunji Oyelana & The Benders
Soundway2008
To Whom It May Concern
Tunji Oyelana & The BendersSoundway2008
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