Music washes away the dust of every day life.
You can’t seperate modern jazz from rock or from rhythm and blues – you can’t seperate it. Because that’s where it all started, and that’s where it all come from – that’s where I learned to keep rhythm – in church.
|Birth name||Arthur Blakey|
|Also known as||Abdullah Ibn Buhaina|
|Born||October 11, 1919
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania United States
|Died||October 16, 1990 (aged 71)
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Genres||Hard bop, bebop|
|Associated acts||Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers, Art Blakey Quartet, Art Blakey Quintet, Art Blakey & the Afrocuban Boys|
Arthur “Art” Blakey (October 11, 1919 – October 16, 1990), known later as Abdullah Ibn Buhaina, was an American Grammy Award-winning jazz drummer and bandleader.