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Olatunji, Babatunde

LC control no.n 85385610
Descriptive conventionsrda
LC classificationML419.O385 Biography
PL8824.O468 Literature
Personal name headingOlatunji, Babatunde
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Variant(s)Olatunji, Michael Babatunde
Olatunji, Babatundi
Olatungi, Babatunde
Associated countryNigeria
United States
Birth date1927-04-07
Death date2003-04-06
Place of birthAjido (Nigeria)
Place of deathSalinas (Calif.)
Field of activityYoruba language
Profession or occupationDrummers (Musicians) Dramatists Band directors Composers Music teachers
Found inHis Yorùbá òde òní, 1980-: v. 1, t.p. (Babatunde Olatunji)
LC database, 3/7/96 (hdg.: Olatunji, Babatunde, Olatunji, Michael Babatunde; usage: Babatunde Olatunji, Michael Babatunde Olatunji, Michael Olatunji, Olatunji)
Denyce Graves, a cathedral Christmas [VR] c1997: credits (Babatundi Olatunji) container (Babatunde Olatungi)
Enc. of pop. mus., 3rd ed. (Olatunji, Babatunde; b. Michael Olatunji, 1939, Ijaw, Nigeria; drummer and bandleader)
New York times, Apr. 9, 2003 (Babatunde Olatunji, 76, drummer; d. Apr. 6, 2003, Salinas, Calif.; b. in Ajido)
New Grove, 2nd ed. WWW site, June 23, 2004 (b Ajido-Badacry, Nigeria, c1920). Nigerian drummer, composer and music organizer and promoter.)
Richie Cole. Richie Cole jazz concert, Mar. 30, 1980 [SR] 1980: container (Babatunde, percussion)
Oxford music online, May 31, 2016: Enc. of popular music, 4th ed. (Olatunji, Babatunde; born Michael Babatunde Olatunji, April 7, 1927, Ajido, Nigeria, died April 6, 2003, Salinas, California; moved to United States in 1950; drummer, dance band [leader], teacher)
Ègbìnrìn ọ̀tẹ̀, 1978: title page (Babátúndé Ọlátúnjí, write of Yoruba drama)
Associated languageeng yor