Tag Archives: Wassoulou

Daily Discovery: Oumou Sangaré – Sarama (Official Video)

Daily Discovery: Oumou Sangaré – Sarama (Official Video)

Enjoy “Sarama”, the brand-new single by “the Songbird of Wassoulou”, Oumou Sangarè. The widely-revered Malian singer/songwriter has just shared the first song from her upcoming album Timbuktu, out in April 2022, which marks her return to World Circuit Records. Timbuktu is arguably one of the most intense and heartfelt works produced by...
Album Review: Oumou Sangaré – Acoustic [No Format!; June 2020]
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Album Review: Oumou Sangaré – Acoustic [No Format!; June 2020]

Acoustic is a rootsy reimagining of Malian superstar Oumou Sangaré’s 2017 album Mogoya, but where Mogoya used a palette of beats and synths, Acoustic says more with less.  Opening with ‘Kamelemba’, a song of counsel warning women away from sweet talkers and playboys, Oumou’s majestic voice converses with the jittery...