Blog December 3, 2011
Discography: Mali: Ancient Empires to Multi-Cultural Democracy
Here are a list of albums heard on Afropop Worldwide's Mali: Ancient Empires to Multi-Cultural Democracy: Rail Band "Rail Band 1, Soundiata" (Featuring Salif Keita & Mory Kante) (Stern's Africa 2007) Seydou Traore "Best Of Traore Seydou" (Assirou Saibou) Various artists "Guinee: Les Peuls Du Wassolon" (Ocora Radio France 1987) Baala Guimba Diakite "Mande More: Vol 2" (Mission Francaise de Cooperation et D'Action Cultu 1994) Various artists "Jali Kunda: Griots Of West Africa & Beyond" (Ellipsis Arts 1996) Various artists "17 Surah 17 Qari" (Makada) Keketigui Diabate "Sandiya" (Contre Jour 2004) Mady Keita "Traditional Djembe Music" From the Bamana and Manding Peoples (Kanaga System Krush 2005) Afel Bocoum, Alkibar "Tabital Pulaaku" (Contre Jour 2009) Ibrahim Hamma Dicko "Gao" (Cobalt 1995) Ali Farka Touré "The Source" (Hannibal 1992, World Circuit 1992) Toumani Diabaté, Ali Farka Touré "Ali And Toumani" (World Circuit, Nonesuch 2010) Tartit "Amazagh" (Fonti Musicali 1997) The Bari Ensemble "The Bari Ensemble" Traditional Bamana Music From the Segou Region of Mali (Kanaga System Krush 2005) Super Biton "Super Biton, Belle Époque" (Sono 1999) Bassekou Kouyate, Ngoni Ba "I Speak Fula" (out here records 2010) Habib Koité, Bamada "Afriki" The eleven pieces here are the work of a meticulous, maturing songwriter. They make a sharp contrast with the high energy stage performances captured on Foly. (Cumbancha 2007)