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Extra Golden artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music
November 5, 2008 Download the Benga-rockers' live performance of their tribute to the President-Elect, for free.
January 11, 2008 Band members and fans are trying to help Extra Golden members affected by political violence.
February 9, 2009 The band, with members from America and Kenya, just released Thank You Very Quickly.
November 4, 2007 All Songs Considered presents some of the best African music out right now.
September 6, 2007 The best yet from The New Pornographers; Brilliant new art-pop by Bishop Allen; Surprises from n...
April 25, 2006 In "Osama Rach," the late Kenyan singer Otieno Jagwasi confesses an obsession with Osama bin Laden.
May 9, 2006 Benga is one of the most beloved forms of popular music in the East African country of Kenya.
April 2, 2008 Discover new songs from some of the best U.S.-based outfits currently making African music.
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