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  • feature May 20, 2016

    You Gotta See These Kids!

    On our program Hip Deep in Mali: Growing Into Music in 21st  Century Bamako, listeners meet three extraordinarily talented children, young griots learning music in a challenging environment. But with kids this remarkable, seeing is believing. So here are two short … Read more »

  • feature June 4, 2014

    Featured Artists: Afropop Summer Preview 2014

     We’ve put together this feature to help you learn more about the artists played in our program “Afropop Worldwide’s Summer Concert Preview 2014.” So dig in! We’ll see you out there!  Caetano Veloso Caetano Veloso is a Brazilian composer, singer, guitarist, … Read more »

  • blog May 13, 2014

    Mysterious Malian Velvet Underground Cover

    One of the more mysterious and exciting tracks that we have come across lately is “Naked Venus,” the new single by a Malian band called Black Mango. Little information exists about the identity of the band members or how exactly … Read more »

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