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Bassekou Kouyate

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Studio Sessions

Bassekou Kouyate

October 26, 2010 Hear the ngoni quartet perform its energetic music live in the WXPN studios.

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Bassekou Kouyate

October 26, 2010 Hear the ngoni quartet perform its energetic music live in the WXPN studios.

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Bassekou Kouyate and Ngoni Ba; credit: Banning Eyre

July 13, 2010 The Malian ngoni master and his band took time away from their tour with Bela Fleck to visit KEXP.

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Reviews

Bassekou Kouyate

February 2, 2010 On I Speak Fula, Kouyate and Ngoni Ba prove that four lutes are better than one.

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December 27, 2007 Banning Eyre picks the year's best music from Africa, Latin America and the Caribbean.

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  • Album: I Speak Fula
  • Artist: Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba
  • Label: Sub Pop/Ambiance
  • Released: 2010