Rough Guide To The Music Of Africa
Rough Guide To The Music Of Africa
Catalogue Number:RGNET1041CD
Release Date:1999-10-11
Review:Exploring the hypnotic sounds of the Algerian desert and infectious dance rhythms from around the continent, taking in Mali's most brilliant kora virtuoso and the urban sounds of South Africa, this Rough Guide focuses on some of the stars and styles of what is arguably the richest musical landscape in the world. '15 of the most infectious rhythms have been collected on a new CD, The Music of Africa, which includes the great dance music of Zimbabwean Oliver Mtukudzi' Daily Express Artists include: Youssou N'Dour, Cheikh Lô, Toumani Diabate, Ali Hassan Kuban, Lucky Dube, Oliver Mtukudzi and Orchestra Marrabenta Star De Moçambique