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Tony Allen

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Tony Allen

On 23 April 2019, Tony Allen was a guest on Live From Flesh & Bone Studios; and on 16 June 2017 was a guest on Solid Steel. Tony Allen has been played on NTS over 130 times, featured on 124 episodes and was first played on 5 January 2013.

Born in Lagos, Nigeria in 1940, of mixed Nigerian and Ghanaian parentage, Tony Allen taught himself to play by listening to records made by the American jazz drummers Art Blakey and Max Roach. He began working as a professional musician in 1960, gigging around Lagos and variously playing highlife and jazz. Today living in Paris, Allen…

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Day Like This
Theo Parrish, Tony Allen
Wildheart Recordings2013
Day Like This
Theo Parrish, Tony AllenWildheart Recordings2013
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Asiko
Tony Allen
Comet Records1999
Asiko
Tony AllenComet Records1999
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Moyege (Mark's Disco Dub)
Tony Allen (Mark Ernestus mix)
Honest Jon's Records2008
Moyege (Mark's Disco Dub)
Tony Allen (Mark Ernestus mix)Honest Jon's Records2008
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Afro-Disco Beat
Tony Allen, Afrika 70, The Afro Messengers
Vampi Soul2007
Afro-Disco Beat
Tony Allen, Afrika 70, The Afro MessengersVampi Soul2007
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Feel Loved
Theo Parrish, Tony Allen
Wildheart Recordings2013
Feel Loved
Theo Parrish, Tony AllenWildheart Recordings2013
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Locked And Loaded
Tony Allen, Jeff Mills
Blue Note France2018
Locked And Loaded
Tony Allen, Jeff MillsBlue Note France2018
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The Seed
Tony Allen, Jeff Mills
Blue Note France2018
The Seed
Tony Allen, Jeff MillsBlue Note France2018
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Asiko (In A Silent Mix - Motor City Drum Ensemble Remix)
Tony Allen, Motor City Drum Ensemble
Dekmantel2018
Asiko (In A Silent Mix - Motor City Drum Ensemble Remix)
Tony Allen, Motor City Drum EnsembleDekmantel2018
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Gbedu
Tony Allen
Honest Jon's Records2006
Gbedu
Tony AllenHonest Jon's Records2006
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African Man (Ricardo Villalobos & Max Loderbauer Remix)
Tony Allen (Max Loderbauer, Ricardo Villalobos mix)
Jazz Village2015
African Man (Ricardo Villalobos & Max Loderbauer Remix)
Tony Allen (Max Loderbauer, Ricardo Villalobos mix)Jazz Village2015
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