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Arthur "Art" Blakey (October 11, 1919 – October 16, 1990), also known as Abdullah Ibn Buhaina, was an American jazz drummer and bandleader.

Along with Kenny Clarke and Max Roach, he was one of the inventors of the modern bebop style of drumming. He is known as a powerful musician and a vital groover; his brand of bluesy, funky hard bop was and continues to be profoundly influential on mainstream jazz. For more than 30 years his band Art Blakey &… read more

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  • The best drummer in jazz of all time.
  • he's not even ugly [2] Moron.
  • @c1k3 he's not even ugly :(
  • He was one ugly motherfucker, but damn, what a drummer.
  • cool man :)

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