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    Sonny Okosun

    Born: 1st January 1947 Enugu, in the Niger Delta region of NigeriaDied: 24th May 2008 Washington DC, USANigerian singer, guitarist and composer. A self-taught guitar player, in 1964, at the age of 17, Sonny formed the Postmen, a covers band also known as the "Local Beatles". He visited London with a theatre group for the 1965 1st Commonwealth Arts Festival, but in 1967 the Biafran war prompted ...more

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