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Salif Keita


Salif Keita: Mandjou/Soro

Review by Don Snowden, Boston Phoenix, The, March 1988

THE RECENT GLUT of African pop releases has now revealed a mesmerizing vocalist, one capable of reviving the hoary show-biz adage that he could excel ...

Various Artists: Golden Afrique, Vol 1

Review by Charlie Gillett, Observer Music Monthly, February 2005

MOST OF THESE wonderfully atmospheric, seminal recordings were made in West Africa during the 1970s, a decade when a regime change was happening in recording ...

Salif Keita: Rockin' With Soul Of Africa

Profile and Interview by j. poet, San Francisco Chronicle, August 2006

SALIF KEITA grins when he says: "I love rock'n'roll." It may seem like an unlikely sentiment since Keita's last two albums, this year's M'Bemba (Ancestor) ...

Salif Keita: "I prefer CĂ©line Dion these days"

Interview by Robert Sandall, Daily Telegraph, February 2008

Singer Salif Keita tells Robert Sandall about his new UK tour – and why he's weary of rock. ...

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