World Music

The Rough Guide To The Music Of Mali

The Rough Guide To The Music Of Mali

Label :
WORLD MUSIC NETWORK (2004/2009)

Release date:
2008

Mali is the crown jewel of West Africa – a vast, magnificent country with ancient musical traditions and many of the continent’s best loved musicians. From Wasulu songstress Oumou Sangare and the rocking desert blues of Tinariwen, to the acoustic blues of BBC Award winner Bassekou Kouyate and the international stars Amadou & Mariam The Rough Guide To The Music Of Mali explores this thriving and evolving musical dynasty.