Tony Allen, the master drummer and co-founder of the Afrobeat genre, has passed away at the age of 79 in Paris, France. 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Nigerian Afrobeat legend star Tonny Allen has died in Paris, his manager confirmed. Tony helped define the genre as part of the band Africa '70 alongside Fela Kuti. CONTACT CELEBRITIES DEATHS : 38 MARKET ROAD, ABA, ABIA STATE NIGERIA E-MAIL: jookco @ gmail.com, Obituaries – See Which Celebrity Died Today, https://www.instagram.com/p/B_nw9ntlWsw/?igshid=jooa1xmfy2jt …, Death-Dead: Obituary, Cause of Death :We are sad to report that Bill Henneberry ’48, legendary SHC football figure, has passed away. Tony helped define the genre as part of the band Africa '70 alongside Fela Kuti. I wanted to honour his greatness so much when we played together, and I was nervous when we started, but he made me laugh like a two-year-old, and we fell right into the pocket. Kuti once said: "Without Tony Allen, there would be no Afrobeat". 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The co-founder of the Afrobeat genre died in Paris but his cause of death is not yet known. explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. May h… Flea shared a lengthy tribute on Instagram, describing Allen as "the epic Tony Allen, one of the greatest drummers to ever walk this Earth". Allen died on April 30, 2020, in Paris, France. 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He is a 2018 He has a degree in Political Science and Mass Communication. Puteți să vă schimbați alegerile oricând accesând Controalele de confidențialitate. Tony Allen, Former drummer, composer and songwriter for Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo Kuti, has passed away. Click here to read the full article. "I lit up like a Christmas tree every time I knew we were about to lay down some rhythm.". Workers at the port have begun a hunt for the reptile which is thought to measure around 2.5 metres. Tony Allen, the pioneering drummer who helped define Afrobeat during his tenure with Fela Kuti, died Thursday evening.He was 79. Common superstitions and where it comes from. His cause of death is currently unknown but is not related to the coronavirus. The co-founder of the Afrobeat genre died in Paris but his cause of death is not yet known. He died in Paris, France, on Thursday. ", One fan said: "Still literally insane that Tony Allen died... there's people whose body of work can teach you more about your craft then lessons ever could.