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Visions of Sound (March 2021)

Visions of Sound (March 2021)

Every month, we bring you a collection of the best world music-related videos. That’s our way to give value to too often overlooked, rich and diverse artistic expressions. Listen with your eyes! Watch the full playlist:
Daily Discovery: Dobet Gnahoré – "Lève-toi" (Official Music Video)

Daily Discovery: Dobet Gnahoré – "Lève-toi" (Official Music Video)

“Lève-toi” is the first of five singles anticipating Ivorian singer/songwriter Dobet Gnahoré‘s upcoming album, Couleur, scheduled for worldwide release on June 4 via Cumbancha   “The album marks an energetic homecoming and exciting new artistic direction for this dynamic diva from Côte d’Ivoire… Filled with positive messages, calls for female...
Album Review: Dobet Gnahoré – Miziki [Wagram Music; May 2018]
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Album Review: Dobet Gnahoré – Miziki [Wagram Music; May 2018]

Having been raised in an environment where performing arts and African traditions were paramount, Ivorian vocalist Dobet Gnahoré has always had great artistic confidence and a strong sense of self. Her fifth album, entitled Miziki after the Bété word for music, is a true reflection of that assurance and traditional...
Womad Festival 2018

Womad Festival 2018

26/07/2018 - 29/07/2018 12:00 am Womad Festival 2018 Charlton Park, Malmesbury
Preview: Dobet Gnahore @ Rich Mix (London, 29th September 2016)

Preview: Dobet Gnahore @ Rich Mix (London, 29th September 2016)

Dobet Gnahore moved to Marseille from Abijan (Ivory Coast most populous city) almost twenty years ago. The civil war forced her and her family to flee the Western Africa, but she brought her country with her and she proudly displays her roots in every gig she plays. Today, Dobet has deservedly...
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