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Ahmed Abdul-Malik

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Ahmed Abdul-Malik

Ahmed Abdul-Malik has been played on NTS shows including Mild Animals, with Song of Delilah first played on 30 December 2016.

Ahmed Abdul-Malik (1927-1993) was a U.S. jazz bassist and oud player of Sudanese descent.

Born on the 30th January 1927 in Brooklyn, New York, he became noted for integrating Middle Eastern and North African musical styles into his jazz. He served as bassist for Art Blakey, Randy Weston, and Thelonious Monk among others. As an oud player he did a tour of South America for the United States Department of State and performed at an African jazz festival in Morocco.

He died on the 2nd October…

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Summertime
Ahmed Abdul-Malik
Prestige1963
Summertime
Ahmed Abdul-MalikPrestige1963
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Nights On Saturn
Ahmed Abdul-Malik
New Jazz1961
Nights On Saturn
Ahmed Abdul-MalikNew Jazz1961
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Mahawara (The Eagle)
Ahmed Abdul-Malik
Avid Jazz2017
Mahawara (The Eagle)
Ahmed Abdul-MalikAvid Jazz2017
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El Ghada (The Jungle)
Ahmed Abdul-Malik
RCA Victor1960
El Ghada (The Jungle)
Ahmed Abdul-MalikRCA Victor1960
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Ancient Scene
Ahmed Abdul-Malik
Prestige1963
Ancient Scene
Ahmed Abdul-MalikPrestige1963
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Suffering
Ahmed Abdul-Malik
Prestige, New Jazz2003
Suffering
Ahmed Abdul-MalikPrestige, New Jazz2003
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Magrebi
Ahmed Abdul-Malik
Prestige1963
Magrebi
Ahmed Abdul-MalikPrestige1963
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Shoof Habebe
Ahmed Abdul-Malik
Prestige1963
Shoof Habebe
Ahmed Abdul-MalikPrestige1963
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Mahawara (The Fugue)
Ahmed Abdul-Malik
RCA Victor1960
Mahawara (The Fugue)
Ahmed Abdul-MalikRCA Victor1960
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Song of Delilah
Ahmed Abdul-Malik, Ray Nance, Seldon Powell
Status Records1964
Song of Delilah
Ahmed Abdul-Malik, Ray Nance, Seldon PowellStatus Records1964
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