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Alaafin Of Oyo, Wole Soyinka, others At African Drums Festival

The 2017 African Drums Festival took place in Abeokuta, on Thursday with beautiful performances and march parade by different troupes, states and countries represented at the event. Ogun State Governor Amosun literally rolled out the drums on Thursday, with the ...

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Batá: The Talking drum is Alive! (Must read)

Although, modern musical instruments like the piano, guitar, violin, and trumpet amongst others are taking over the musical landscape, the place of the Yoruba Batá (Talking Drum) can never be downplayed. Continue after the  after the page break.

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