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Albums:

The Drumming Art Of Gene Krupa

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Swing Beat

Out Of Nowhere

The Way It Was
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Biography:
Birth Name: Eugene Bertram Krupa
Born: 1909/01/15
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois
Died: 1973/10/16
Years Active: 1920s - mid 1960s, with intermittent performances in the 1970s
Genres: Jazz, Swing, Dixieland, Big Band

Gene Krupa (January 15, 1909 - October 16, 1973) was an influential American jazz and big band drummer and composer, known for his highly energetic and flamboyant style.

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