[Flyer]: Abalabi! Abalabi! Abalabi! African Dance Festival Celebrating Africa Freedom Day!!... Town Hall... BABATUNDE OLATUNJI and his Dancers, Singers & Drummers

New York: Perry, [1960?].

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Unbound. Measuring 8.5" x 11". Illustrated from two photographs: one of Olatunji and the other of dancers. Horizontal crease else fine. Babatunde Olatunji was a widely influential Nigerian drummer whose rhythms and techniques inspired many jazz and rock musicians including Cannonball Adderley, Horace Silver, Quincy Jones, Pee Wee Ellis, Stevie Wonder, Randy Weston, Max Roach, Abbey Lincoln, the Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, and Santana. His close relationship with John Coltrane resulting in them co-founding the Olatunji Center for African Culture in Harlem.

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[Flyer]: Abalabi! Abalabi! Abalabi! African Dance Festival Celebrating Africa Freedom Day!!... Town Hall... BABATUNDE OLATUNJI and his Dancers, Singers & Drummers