Blog January 15, 2016
Afropop Premiere: Samir Langus' "Mimouna"
Afropop is thrilled to premiere "Mimouna" by Moroccan Gnawa musician Samir Langus. Langus is part of the NYC-based Moroccan Gnawa band Innove Gnawa. He was born and raised in Agadir, Morocco where at the age of 8, he began to learn Gnawa music. [soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/242126758" params="auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /] Langus will be performing in New York at Drom on Jan. 16 as part of an APAP showcase. Click here for details. Photo credit: Hassan Hajjaj