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Old 23rd December 2017, 07:37 AM   #1
IZHAKKATZ is offline IZHAKKATZ  Israel
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Hi All,

What African music do you listen to?
I would love to get recommendations

Thanks
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Old 23rd December 2017, 07:44 AM   #2
JPS64 is offline JPS64  Germany
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African music
From Mali, Touré...

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Old 23rd December 2017, 07:47 AM   #3
JPS64 is offline JPS64  Germany
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Staff Benda Bilili.

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Old 23rd December 2017, 10:21 AM   #4
sthcoaster is offline sthcoaster  New Zealand
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African music
Here's some for you to try

Tinariwen (their 1st or 2nd albums if you can find them - Radio Tidas Sessions (2000) would be my favourite)
Mbongwana Star - From Kinshasa
Rokia Traore - try Tchamanché (2008)
Amadou and Mariam
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Old 23rd December 2017, 12:04 PM   #5
markgolf is offline markgolf  United States
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Some of my favorites are:
Habib Koite +Bamada
Cheikh Lo
Ali Farka You're
Babatunde Olatunji

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Old 23rd December 2017, 01:16 PM   #6
jerryo is offline jerryo  Isle of Man
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‘Geoffrey Oryema’ .........especially ‘The River’
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Old 23rd December 2017, 02:16 PM   #7
IZHAKKATZ is offline IZHAKKATZ  Israel
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Wow- Cool!

Thanks so much.
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Old 23rd December 2017, 02:53 PM   #8
carolus is offline carolus  Belgium
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Art Blaky, "The African beat" (and the afro-drum ensemble) .... plenty atomic exploding drum energie ... amazing.
African Jembé music, 50 cd, from: Mali, Guiné, Sierra Leoné,
Mamady Keïta ....
Diabaté, "manda var."
Tinariwen, "Aman Iman"
Tinariwen ," imidiwan compagnons"
Hugh Masekela , "hope"

Vinyl:
Toto guillaume
Guem
Zaka
Touré Kunda


... it's music ... I like it.
Karel

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Old 23rd December 2017, 03:00 PM   #9
Charles Darwin is offline Charles Darwin  United Kingdom
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Old 23rd December 2017, 03:12 PM   #10
sharpi31 is offline sharpi31  United Kingdom
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African music
Tiken Jay Fakoli - Les Martyrs

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Fatoumata Diawara - Sonkolon

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