African Music?

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  1. Pascal

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    Glad you liked it! :aok
    I love everything about this video of Akale Wube in Addis: the groove, the energy, the dancers... I hope I can attend an event like this on location one day...
     
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    Has anyone mentioned Orchestra Baobab yet?
     
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  3. Pascal

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    It's Cuban music! :nono

    I love them. Please post away :aok
     
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    Afro Cuban, mostly from West Africa.
     
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  5. Jay K

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    I'll add Kanda Bongo Man. Although he moved to Paris (where his music career took off) he is a Congolese soukous musician:

     
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    Was going to mention these guys also :aok
     
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    Extra Golden. Two members from Nairobi, two from the US.
     
  11. goldentrout2009

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    Here's a couple I like:

    Orchestre Poly-Rythmo "Ma Vie" from Cotonou Club album:



    Mickey Hart "The Hunt" from Planet Drum album

     

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