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Apache Indian opens Handsworth music academy

2014-01-07 16:24:21

Apache Indian
Apache Indian gained commercial musical success in
the 1990's

A reggae music star is opening a music academy in Handsworth, Birmingham, to pass on his skills to young people.

Steven Kapur, better known by his stage name Apache Indian, had a huge hit with Boom Shack A Lak in the 1990s.

In the video below, Laura May McMullan speaks to Mr Kapur, who grew up in Handsworth, and academy members Dominic Edwards, Mohammed Ahmed and Darwinder Kular.

Source: bbc.co.uk

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