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Mama “Badema” Sissoko – Sekechi

Mama played and recorded with: Ali Farka TOURE, Bassekou KOUYATE, Salif KEITA, Baco DAGON, Kassé MADY, Oumou SANGARE, Afel BOCOUM, Lobi TRAORE, Vieux Farka TOURE, and many others. In the 1970s, the Malian waves were largely influenced by American music, and Mama affirmed his affinity for blues and soul music, and in particular that of […]

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#AfricaStopEbola

Multiple African artists recorded this song to help people understand and fight Ebola. The main message “Trust the doctor!” A collective of African musicians have come together to record a song to help raise awareness about Ebola in Africa. The song, entitled “Africa Stop Ebola”, features the singers Tiken Jah Fakoly, Amadou & Mariam, Salif […]

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Mamar Kassey live

With the Peul flute magician Yacouba Moumouni