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Tony Allen – “Stumbling Down” (Feat. Sampa The Great)

236 days ago
Stereogum Legendary Afrobeat drummer Tony Allen passed away last year at the age of 79. And at the end of the month, on the one year anniversary of his death, we’re getting There Is No End, a posthumous album that Allen had been working on right up until ... more info

Posthumous Tony Allen Album to Feature Damon Albarn, Danny Brown, Skepta & More

264 days ago
Consequence of SoundListen to the first single "Cosmosis" featuring Skepta. Posthumous Tony Allen Album to Feature Damon Albarn, Danny Brown, Skepta & More Wren Graves more info

Tony Allen – “Cosmosis” (Feat. Skepta & Ben Okri)

264 days ago
Stereogum Last year, the legendary afrobeat drummer Tony Allen passed away. He was working on music right up until the end of his life, and had been prepping a new album. Now, that collection is going to make it out into the world posthumously, on the year ... more info

Gorillaz’ Damon Albarn to perform tribute to Tony Allen at virtual AIM awards 2020

476 days ago
DJmagTony Allen is the posthumous winner of this year’s Outstanding Contribution To Music Award more info

Damon Albarn doing virtual Tony Allen tribute this week

477 days ago
Brooklyn VeganIt's for the virtual AIM Awards ceremony, during which Allen will be honored with the Outstanding Contribution to Music Award, and it'll also feature other members of Gorillaz, The Good The Bad & The Queen, and Ezra Collective... Continue r... more info

Hugh Masekela & Tony Allen's "We've Landed" gets remixed by Matthew Herbert

490 days ago
Brooklyn VeganRejoice, the collaborative album by horn great Hugh Masekela and iconic afrobeat drummer Tony Allen, was released back in March. Continue reading… more info

Keleketla!: Keleketla! review | Ammar Kalia's global album of the month

517 days ago
Guardian Music(Ninja Tune)Coldcut and an inspiring array of South African and British musicians – plus the late Tony Allen – combine on this beguiling albumCall and response is a key form in music, from west African drum circles to jazz and hip-hop. It’s a m... more info

Stream The Good, The Bad & The Queen’s Reunion Album Merrie Land

1112 days ago
StereogumThe Good, The Bad & The Queen -- the supergroup founded by Blur/Gorillaz leader Damon Albarn alongside the Clash’s Paul Simonon, the Verve’s Simon Tong, and Afrobeat drummer Tony Allen -- released their self-titled debut in 2007 and then disappea... more info

The Good, The Bad & The Queen share "Gun To The Head"

1123 days ago
Brooklyn VeganThe supergroup, featuring Damon Albarn, onetime Clash bassist Paul Simonon, The Verve's Simon Tong and afrobeat legend Tony Allen, release 'Merrie Land' on November 16. Continue reading… more info

The Good, The Bad & The Queen – “Gun To The Head”

1123 days ago
StereogumIn a couple of weeks, The Good, The Bad And The Queen will be back with their second album. Blur/Gorillaz leader Damon Albarn founded the band alongside the Clash's Paul Simonon, the Verve's Simon Tong, and the legendary Afrobeat drummer Tony Allen m... more info

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