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Ebenezer Obey (born 3 April 1942), nicknamed the "Chief Commander", is a Nigerian jùjú musician.

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  • CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: The African Folk Soul of Bongos Ikwue

      News Source: All ABout Jazz | over 1 year ago
    Loading... [ 49 ] The African Folk Soul of Bongos Ikwue Published: 2013-01-08 The 1970's were an extremely fertile era for music. In America, progressive soul and funk broke new ground while London spawned the punk rock scene and Kingston, Jamaica
  • 12 songs of Christmas: Tosin Martins – Silent Night

      News Source: The Guardian | over 1 year ago
    Tosin Martins Silent Night To mark the festive period, we're taking a virtual sleigh ride around the world, listening to a different Christmas song each day starting with this Nigerian gem The halls have been decked, chestnuts will be roasting in the
  • Chief Commander Ebenezer Obey is Bringing Miliki Styled Juju Music Back to ...

      News Source: PRWeb | almost 2 years ago
    September 02, 2012

    Onas Entertainment is proud to announce the return of Nigeria’s musical legend; Chief Commander Ebenezer Obey to Los Angeles on Friday, September 21 and at Oakland, California on Saturday, September 22, 2012.


  • From the archive,1986: The pioneers bringing you the musical sounds of ...

      News Source: The Guardian | almost 2 years ago
    The pioneers bringing you the sounds of Africa The continent's best bands are now getting UK exposure thanks to independent labels, writes John Peel John Peel Bhundu Boys performing in London, 1987 Photograph: Nils Jorgensen / Rex Features Towards
  • Dad You Be Killin Em: Adesina Dawodu

      News Source: The Fader | 2 years ago
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  • Various Artists: Benin Yoruba Music - Voices Of Memory

      News Source: All About Jazz | over 2 years ago
    December 11, 2011 Various Artists Benin Yoruba Music: Voices Of Memory Ocora 2011 In the days before the web shrank the world, hearing traditional music made in a distant country meant getting on a plane and going there yourself...Plan B involved
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      News Source: Africa Headlines | 3 years ago
    Veteran Singer, Christie Igbokwe, Dies at 51 Kayode Ekundayo 1 July 2011 Lagos Lady of Songs and one of Nigeria's foremost female musician/song writers, Christy Essien Igbokwe is dead. She died yesterday evening after a brief illness at the age of 51.
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      News Source: The Voice | 3 years ago
    Ceremony My wedding took place in a Baptist church, simply because I liked the look of the church from the outside! However, I ensured the ceremony itself was Pentecostal, with gospel trio Siani giving two wonderful renditions, as well as leading the

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