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FATOUMATA DIAWARA GATHERS MALIAN SUPER-GROUP, RECORDS SONG FOR PEACE


In response to the situation in Mali Fatoumata Diawara has gathered together over 40 of Mali’s most renowned musicians in a studio in Bamako to record a song and video calling for peace.

Known collectively as ‘Voices United for Mali’ the group includes Amadou and Mariam, Oumou Sangare, Bassekou Kouyate, Vieux Farka Toure, Djelimadi Tounkara, Toumani Diabate, Khaira Arby amongst many others. The track is titled ‘Mali-ko’ (Peace / La Paix). Read more...