Ginger Baker's time in Lagos

Monday, October 7, 2019 - 4:41pm


British rockstar drummer Ginger Baker died this past weekend at age 80. Host Marco Werman takes a couple minutes to spotlight one aspect of Baker's passion for the drums: the time he spent in Nigeria studying percussion from music legend Fela Kuti, and how that led — indirectly — to a massively successful album by a former Beatle.