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Lekan Babalola

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Lekan Babalola

Lekan Babalola has been played on NTS shows including Sonny Abegaze, with Asokere (I.G. Culture Mix) first played on 18 May 2013.

In addition to having a pretanatural sensibility for percussion in post-modern improvisational music, Lekan Babalola is a curator at heart. Founder of the Ifa-Yoruba Contemporary Arts Trust, his singular passion has been to elucidate and bring full forward the culture and arts of the Yoruba, encompassing the wide range of its expression in Africa and the diaspora.

Babalola started his career playing in the Yoruba-Christian church owned by his father, Olayiwola Babalola. As his skills as a master percussionist grew, he was invited to…

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Asokere (I.G. Culture Mix)
Lekan Babalola (IG Culture mix)
51 Lex Records2005
Asokere (I.G. Culture Mix)
Lekan Babalola (IG Culture mix)51 Lex Records2005
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Ide Osun
Lekan Babalola
Mr Bongo2006
Ide Osun
Lekan BabalolaMr Bongo2006
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