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Beautiful Africa - Rokia Traoré
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  1. Lalla
  2. Kouma
  3. Sikey
  4. Ka Moun Kè
  5. Mélancolie
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  1. Lalla
  2. Kouma
  3. Sikey
  4. Ka Moun Kè
  5. Mélancolie
  6. N'Téri
  7. Tuit Tuit
  8. Beautiful Africa
  9. Sarama
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On Beautiful Africa, Malian songwriter and guitar slinger Rokia Traoré unleashes the fiery rocker she's been nurturing since her teens. On four previous offerings she established herself as a wildly inventive and diverse songwriter, most notably on 2008's Tchamantché. She recorded this set with producer John Parish in the U.K. He keeps her guitar and the n'goni right up front in his mix, just underneath her distinctive, supple voice. Her employment of a female backing chorus acts as both a call-and-response vehicle and as ...

Beautiful Africa 2013, Nonesuch

UPC: 075597959185

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