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Cameroonian saxophonist and vibraphone player Manu Dibango performs the title track of Africa Boogaloo.
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February 17, 2010 The compilation provides an impressive and compelling introduction to Africa's embrace of Latin music. Its songs are simultaneously global and local, offering up a twist on "world fusion" without the associations with toothless tropical music.
November 28, 2008 Charlie Gillett is known to international radio listeners for his BBC world music show. But his roots go deep into rock.
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