Wednesday, August 6

Ebenezer Obey

Wikipedia - "Ebenezer Obey (born 1942), nicknamed the 'Chief Commander,' is a Nigerian pop musician. Obey, whose full name is Ebenezer Remilekun Aremu Olasupo Obey-Fabiyi, was born in Idogo, Ogun State, Nigeria of Egba-Yoruba ethnic background. He is of the Owu subgroup of the Egba. He began his professional career in the mid-1950s after moving to Lagos. After tutelage under Fatai Rolling-Dollar's band, he formed a band called The International Brothers in 1964, playing highlife–jùjú fusion. The band later metamorphosed into Inter-Reformers in the early-1970s, with a long list of Juju album hits on the West African Decca musical label."
YouTube: Ori Bayemi, Miliki Sound (Complete Album - Side 1), Miliki Sound (Complete Album - Side 2), Board Members, Jaye Agoro, Decca WA 1974 Side 1, Decca WA 1974 Side 2, Iba Fun Oba Eledumare / Paulina