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Scholar: Andy Frankel


Andy Frankel, is an event promoter who spent 20 years in the music industry developing African recording artists all over the world and doing record production.

In 1989 Andy started Rakumi Arts, a Seattle-based non-profit organization that promotes the arts and culture of Africa.  He also maintains a record label called IndigiDisc which has issued recordings of world-reknowned artists such as Lágbájá and King Sunny Adé.