Muhammad Abdul-malik

I'm a very good drummer, born to play drums, not my words but pros I've worked with over the years. With over 40 years performance on and off, my words, I'm just solid.






What is music to you? What does it give you?

Music is life to me, it wakes emotions up good and bad and is spiritual which usually ends you up in a better place. Music gives me peace...

What is your music dream?

To work with a woodwinds player who plays flute and harmonica, vibes and marimba player, conga and percussion player with a variety of erotic percussions from different parts of the world, electric keyboards player with synth, bass and guitar player and me on drums, with a sweet vocalist. That is the ultimate ensemble to me.

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

Free energy every human being on the planet and "The Venus Project" created by Jacque Fresco

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

That's a good question, but it might be a song from a double album set with Cannonball Adderly recorded in the early 1970's the song I believe is "Taurus" from "The Zodiac"

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

George Duke, Herbie Handcock, Chick Corea and Joe Zawinul!

What inspires you to make music?

I was simply born to play music I made a deal with God almighty.

What is the message you want to send with your music?

World Peace and Harmony

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?


How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

A better balance in revenue over all spread out over time

What do you think of Drooble?

I'm new here, 2nd week only, but it seems to be a nice place so far. I've had a few members reachout which was really nice. I haven't been able to spend the time I'd like to yet, but look forward to doing a search?

What frustrates you most as a musician?

The revenue or inconsistancy of work

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

Yes if it's a good band or good live entertainment

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

Socible but humble at the same time