Funk, Jazz, Afrobeat and Highlife musician and composer Segun Bucknor passed away yesterday, August 11. He was 71.

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The gifted instrumentalist and journalist added his quota to Nigeria’s bustling and rising music scene of the 60’s and 70’s with musical masterpieces like Love and affection, Dye Dye, You’re killing me, Adebo, Ayinde Ogo, Smoke and many other carefully crafted tunes.

He will be terribly missed. In the link below he plays his wicked funky tune- Love and affection. Sleep well sir.

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