|Born||29 March 1946
|Died||11 August 2017 (aged 71)
|Cause of death||Complications from multiple strokes|
|Alma mater||King's College|
|Spouse(s)||Sola Bucknor (until his death)|
|Genres||Soul, Pop, Funk, Groove|
|Labels||Vampi Soul, Premier Records LTD, Afrodisia|
|Associated acts||Roy Chicago
Segun Bucknor and the Assembly
Segun Bucknor (29 March 1946 – 11 August 2017) was a Nigerian journalist and musician active during the 1960s. He was a pianist and guitarist specializing in genres ranging from Soul music to Pop music and to Funk. He was the father of media personality Tosyn Bucknor. He was the bandleader of Segun Bucknor and the Assembly. The group recorded a couple of soul songs such as Lord Give Me Soul and I Will Love You No Matter How.
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- "5 facts about the late phenomenal Nigerian Soul legend". Pulse. 11 August 2017. http://www.pulse.ng/buzz/5-facts-about-the-late-soul-music-legend-segun-bucknor-id7134410.html. Retrieved 12 August 2017.
- Odunayo, Adams. "I Was Born In A Taxi - Top Radio Girl, Tosyn Bucknor Reveals" (in en-US). Naij.com - Nigeria news.. https://entertainment.naij.com/423673-i-was-born-in-a-taxi-tosyn-bucknor-reveals.html. Retrieved 2017-03-09.
- Bren O'Callaghan. "Segun Bucknor Poor Man Get No Brother Review". BBC. http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/reviews/bnvr/. Retrieved 12 August 2017.
- "Musician Segun Bucknor dies at 71". The Nation. 12 August 2017. http://thenationonlineng.net/musician-segun-bucknor-dies-71/. Retrieved 12 August 2017.