• > Home
  • > Artists
  • > I.K. Dairo
  • > Overview
  • I.K. Dairo

    Isaiah Kehinde Dairo M.B.E. (January 6, 1931, Offa, Nigeria - February 7, 1996, Efon-Alaiye, Nigeria) was a Nigerian musician known as the father of juju for his role in establishing that musical style, which eventually displaced West African highlife as Nigeria's national sound.Sideman in the first juju band in 1942, then musical apprentice under Ojoge Daniel (1947-1957).Bandleader of Morning ...more

    Be Social with Us

    • ARTISTdirect at youtube

    Related Sites

    Latest Music News

    more news headlines »

    Featured Links