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Birth of Afrobeat

  • Documentary,
  • English,
  • 7 Minutes,
  • United States
    • Director: Opiyo Okeyo
    • Producers: David Glines, Opiyo Okeyo, Eric Trosset
    • Screenwriters: Opiyo Okeyo
    • Starring: Tony Allen
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    Late music legend, Fela Kuti once said, "Without Tony Allen, there would be no Afrobeat”. In this whimsical live-action/animated short, drum icon, Tony Allen, reveals how he created Africa's most exported music genre.