Tag: Mauritania

November 28, 2016
October 24, 2016
September 19, 2016
August 29, 2016

Expressions through international airwaves. Musical transmissions from Mali, Mauritania, USA, Guadeloupe, Colombia, Thailand, Western Sahara, Ethiopia, Japan, Greece, Gambia, India and beyond.

August 22, 2016

Daby Touré’s fifth album tells his own story of Africa’s history. Amonafi, which means “once upon a time” in Wolof, offers a contemporary sound that mixes a wide range of folk and pop music to create a cohesive set that echoes his upbringing in West Africa as well as his current life in Paris. While Amonafi centers on Africa’s past, with vocals sung in Fulani, Soninke, Wolof and Pular, it leans heavily on a global perspective that reveals countless musical influences.