Mad Music Mix - Music Time in Africa

April 20, 2019 05:00 AM
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Starting at :05 here's what's inside today's edition: A mad mix of amazing music from Angola, Burkina Faso, Congo, Ghana, Morocco, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria, Mali, South Africa and the diaspora. Some tunes are by beloved veterans like Lokua Kanza, Fally Ipupa, Eduardo Paim, Papa Wemba, Habibou Sawadogo, and Tiken Jah Fakoli. Others are by fresh young artists like A-Star, Victor AD and Patience Namidongo. Mayonde’s “Nairobi” is our Song of the Week feature and other VOA journalist friends pop in throughout the hour and help introduce a couple of the songs and give them insightful context and meaning.