GUY WARREN

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Guy Warren, also known as Kofi Ghanaba, was among the earliest African musicians to exert an influence on world music -- a bold achievement for a musician who was so far out in front of his own time and audience that his presence was barely perceived by most of his colleagues. Born in Accra, Ghana, West Africa in 1923, he was drawn to music from an early age, especially traditional Ghanian percussion; In 1937 at age 14, he became a drum set player in the Accra Rhythmic Orchestra, which led him to his first visit to America, in 1939. By 1947, Warren was a drummer and singer with celebrated Ghanian musician E.T. Mensah & His Tempos Band. In 1948, he played with Kenny Graham's Afro-Cubists in England; he was back in Ghana the following year, but he knew where he was headed -- after a brief return to the read more...
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GUY WARREN Africa Speaks America Answers album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Africa Speaks America Answers
African Fusion 1956
GUY WARREN African Rhythms: The Exciting Soundz Of Guy Warren And His Talking Drum album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
African Rhythms: The Exciting Soundz Of Guy Warren And His Talking Drum
African Fusion 1962
GUY WARREN Emergent Drums album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Emergent Drums
African Fusion 1964
GUY WARREN Afro-Jazz album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Afro-Jazz
African Fusion 1969
GUY WARREN Native Africa album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Native Africa
Jazz Related Soundtracks 1969
GUY WARREN Native Africa 2 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Native Africa 2
Jazz Related Soundtracks 1969
GUY WARREN The African Soundz Of Guy Warren Of Ghana album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The African Soundz Of Guy Warren Of Ghana
African Fusion 1972

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GUY WARREN Themes For African Drums album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Themes For African Drums
African Fusion 1959

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