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“Life Force Music” – Juwon’s debut album is available through this site and all Tunecore outlets
Entertainers Worldwide Registered Opera Singer


Where do you go to, oh traveler?

One of the leading exponents of Juju music – a Yoruba popular music genre, sang about someone who travelled all over the world. The traveler mentioned in the song was a schoolmate of my father’s, I was surprised to discover. Back in the day, the wayfarer in question...

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On and on with the repetition

In the days when I led bands, it was always interesting to hear the musicians from a French speaking African background referring to a rehearsal as a repetition. Depending on the techniques used by various artistes, repetition could be regarded as a key element in...

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The cart and horse in performing arts

A colleague who has moved on to a different way of life was once inspired to start a performing arts company. She was diligent in selecting a suitable business model and went through all the required steps to formally constitute her enterprise. Gifted at networking,...

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A Beautiful Thing

by Juwon Ogungbe | Life Force Music