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Mali Lolo! Stars of Mali

Various Artists
Mali Lolo! Stars of Mali

MALI LOLO! Stars of Mali showcases the preeminent musicians on the forefront of Mali's modern musical renaissance. It features the Super Rail Band—Mali's headliner group for 30 years—Grammy winner Ali Farka Toure, kora masters Toumani Diabate and Ballake Sissoko, Wassoulou diva Oumou Sangare, guitarist and singer Habib Koite with his Bamada group, and more of Mali's best talent. This collection exemplifies each artist's exploration of the rich ground between revered musical traditions and the innovations of modern Mali that draw upon a myriad of Western influences. Modern Mali, a powerhouse of African musical tradition, reverberates far beyond its geographic boundaries, harnessing its rich culture and history to create unique contemporary sounds. Extensive notes. 16 tracks. 73 minutes.

Track Listing

101
Eh Ya Ye Kasse Mady Diabate 4:23
102
San Barana Kandia Kouyate 6:21
103
Nimato Habib Koite and Bamada 4:06
104
Ko Kan Ko Sata Doumbia On River Ko Kan Ko Sata Doumbia 1:06
105
Noumou Koulouba Yoro Sidibe 5:58
106
Ya La Oumou Sangare 4:09
107
Cheikhna Demba Toumani Diabate and Ballake Sissoko 4:27
108
Fakoli Abdoulaye Diabate and Super Manden 6:05
109
Tessalit Tinariwen 3:58
110
Iya Heniya Tartit 3:36
111
Duga Lobi Traore 5:25
112
Hilly Yoro Ali Farka Toure with Afel Bocoum 3:38
113
Vaccination Neba Solo 3:20
114
Yere Uolo Rokia Traore 4:15
115
Pirates Les Escrocs 4:52
116
Mansa Super Rail Band 6:31

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