Siyaya's Zimbabwean rhythms get the masses moving at Womad UK Meet Zimbabwean music, dance and theatre group Siyaya, who entertained the crowd with their exhuberant performance at Womad over the weekend http://www.thesouthafrican.com/?p=156448
honeyedfire: dynamicafrica: RIP to legendary Tanzanian Taarab singer Fatma binti Baraka, popularly known as Bi Kidude, who passed away on April at her home on the island of Zanzibar. She is believed to have surpassed 100 years of age.
The new album from Amadou and Mariam, the husband-and-wife duo from Mali with fans around the globe, is on all levels a hybrid, mash-up creature. First Listen: Amadou And Mariam, 'Folila' - via NPR Music