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Zakir Hussain

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Born in:India


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Tabla virtuoso Zakir Hussain (1950) came as a small child in contact with his instrument. His father Alla Rakha was considered the best tabla players of his generation. Apart from his albums with Indian classical music Hussain is also known as a pioneer in fusions of Western and Indian music. The album Planet Drum (1991) he recorded with Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart is a milestone in the world.more

Also known as

  • Ustad Zakir Hussain

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