William Onyeabor
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1945-03-26
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William Onyeabor

William Onyeabor Biography (Wikipedia)

William Onyeabor (26 March 1946 – 16 January 2017) was a Nigerian funk musician and businessman.

Onyeabor's songs are often heavily rhythmic and synthesized, occasionally epic in scope, with lyrics decrying war and sung by both Onyeabor himself and female backing vocalists. In the 2010s, some of his songs appeared on various compilations, most frequently his biggest hit, "Better Change Your Mind", which appeared on Africa 100, World Psychedelic Classics 3: Love's a Real Thing – The Funky Fuzzy Sounds of West Africa, and Nigeria 70: The Definitive Story of 1970's Funky Lagos, through labels such as Luaka Bop.

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Something You'll Never Forget
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Something You'll Never Forget
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Fantastic Man
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Fantastic Man
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Body And Soul
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Body And Soul
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Better Change Your Mind
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Better Change Your Mind
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Good Name
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Good Name
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Love Is Blind
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Love Is Blind
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Something That You'll Never Forget
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Something That You'll Never Forget
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Poor Boy
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Poor Boy
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Body and Soul (Scientist Remix)
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Body and Soul (Scientist Remix)
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Atomic Bomb
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