'Legends of African Music': Sounds of a Continent

Detail from the Orchestra Baobab CD 'Specialist in All Styles'

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Farai Chideya talks with music writers Tom Terrell and Christina Roden about "Legends of African Music" — a collection of some of the continent's top artists featured in this month's Global Rhythm magazine.

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Ethiopiques, Vol. 8: Swinging Addis

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  • Album: Ethiopiques, Vol. 8: Swinging Addis
  • Artist: Various Artists
  • Label: Buda Musique
  • Released: 2000
 

Specialist in All Styles

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  • Album: Specialist in All Styles
  • Artist: Orchestra Baobab
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  • Released: 2002
 

Miss Perfumado

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  • Album: Miss Perfumado
  • Artist: Cesaria Evora
  • Label: Windham Hill Records
  • Released: 1992
 

Ko Sira

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  • Album: Ko Sira
  • Artist: Oumou Sangare
  • Label: Nonesuch
  • Released: 1993
 

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