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Tony Oladipo Allen is a Nigerian drummer, composer, and songwriter who currently lives and works in Paris.

Starting out in 1960 as a jazz drummer, influenced by Art Blakey and Max Roach, Nigerian drummer, composer and songwriter Tony Allen is now known alongside Fela Kuti as one of first founders of Afrobeat, and as one of Africa's finest kit drummers - "perhaps", as Brian Eno once mused, "the greatest drummer who has ever lived".

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