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Ustad Zakir Hussain (born 9 March 1951), son of tabla player Ustad Allah Rakha, is the most famous classical tabla player in India (and, probably, in the world) today. He is appreciated both in the field of percussion and in the music world at large. He has won many awards and much recognition for his contributions.

Zakir Hussain has worked with many leading Western and Indian artists, and has produced many works of…

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  • Will you do a collaboration album with me if I ask really nicely?
  • I dedicated a "Sonic Soup Monkey" track to him. I've been an admirer since I first heard Live in Seattle.
  • >> [url=http://www.last.fm/music/Shanti/Shanti]Shanti[/url] (album)
  • Thank you for respecting the Cultural Boycott by cancelling appearances in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv.
  • Very relaxing !!!
  • @eqsmetal If one uses a word as much as you do, one should think he knows how to write it. It's "fuckin, fucking or fuck" :) I lived 9 years in India & yes I met tabla masters playing as good as Zakir. But do you think the guys you're listening to don't need money ? Play music and concerts for fun and for free :) ?? Like Breakin Benjamin, 3 Doors Down, Daughtry, Seether..... "Kill him and I'll pay the guy money who's killing him" :) Then start earning some money. Probably nobody is killing Zakir for free. Why don't you do it yourself ? Or aren't they not yet letting you out on your own from the psychic ward you're in ? ;-)
  • eqsmetal, can you explain your remark please ?
  • Zakir Hussain & Masters of Percussion Konseri, Aya İrini Müzesi, Avea Sıra Dışı Müzik Konserleri, 2 Kasım 2011, Çarşamba . Detaylı Blgi İçin...[url=http://www.aktifistanbul.com/etkinlikler/muzik/2011/11/02/Zakir-Hussain-Masters-of-Percussion-Konseri-Aya-Irini-Muzesi-Avea-Sira-Disi-Muzik-Konserleri]aktifistanbul.com[/url]
  • March 17 - Zakir Hussain & Niladri Kumar @ George Weston Recital Hall at the Toronto Centre for the Arts
  • just wow

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