Art Blakey

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. He was a member of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community. 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, funk... Read more at Wikipedia


Date of Birth: 11-Oct-1919

Place of Birth: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Date of Death: 16-Oct-1990

Profession: Jazz Drummer, Drummer, Musician, Bandleader

Nationality: United States of America

Zodiac Sign: Libra






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