Composer, drummer, and vocalist Tosin Aribisala’s musicianship is a direct result of his Nigerian cultural background mixed with his emersion in jazz, funk, Reggae, and Afro-Cuban music. As a drummer, Aribisala has recorded and toured around the world with various artists including Taj Mahal, Baba Maal, Fatoumata Diawara, , Julie Dexter, Carolyn Malachi, and Femi Kuti. As a bandleader, he has released 4 albums, and 2 singles (2015). In 2014, Aribisala was the recipient of an Individual Artist Award for World Music Compositions from the Maryland State Arts Council. He has also appeared on MTV’s “Real World” show with his Drum Monologue project.