Bassekou Kouyate
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1966
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Biography

Bassekou Kouyaté (born in 1966 in Garana) is a musician from Mali. His band is known as Ngoni ba. He was born in Garana, Barouéli Cercle, 60 kilometres from Ségou in 1966. At the age of 12, he started playing the ...

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Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba
Bassekouni
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Bassekouni Bassekouni Bassekouni Bassekouni
Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba
Aye Sira Bla
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Aye Sira Bla Aye Sira Bla Aye Sira Bla Aye Sira Bla
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Jama Ko
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Jama Ko Jama Ko Jama Ko Jama Ko
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Sinaly
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Sinaly Sinaly Sinaly Sinaly
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Bassekou
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Bassekou Bassekou Bassekou Bassekou
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Dankou
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Dankou Dankou Dankou Dankou
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Madou
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Madou Madou Madou Madou
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Djadje
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Djadje Djadje Djadje Djadje
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Moustafa
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Moustafa Moustafa Moustafa Moustafa
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Ngoni Fola
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Ngoni Fola Ngoni Fola Ngoni Fola Ngoni Fola
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Poye 2 (with Taj Mahal)
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Poye 2 (with Taj Mahal) Poye 2 (with Taj Mahal) Poye 2 (with Taj Mahal) Poye 2 (with Taj Mahal)
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Mali Koori (cotton song)
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Mali Koori (cotton song) Mali Koori (cotton song) Mali Koori (cotton song) Mali Koori (cotton song)
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Karamo
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Karamo Karamo Karamo Karamo
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Torin Torin
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Torin Torin Torin Torin Torin Torin Torin Torin
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Bambugu Blues
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Bambugu Blues Bambugu Blues Bambugu Blues Bambugu Blues
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Segu Blue
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Segu Blue Segu Blue Segu Blue Segu Blue
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Poi
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Poi Poi Poi Poi
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Bambouguchi instrumental
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Bambouguchi instrumental Bambouguchi instrumental Bambouguchi instrumental Bambouguchi instrumental
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Da Monzon
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Da Monzon Da Monzon Da Monzon Da Monzon
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Instrumental piece in honour of Da Monzon
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Instrumental piece in honour of Da Monzon Instrumental piece in honour of Da Monzon Instrumental piece in honour of Da Monzon Instrumental piece in honour of Da Monzon
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Bajuru
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Bajuru Bajuru Bajuru Bajuru
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Past BBC Events

2013 Glastonbury
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2013-06-28T05:44:50
28
Jun

2013 Glastonbury

28 June 2013


Biography

Bassekou Kouyaté (born in 1966 in Garana) is a musician from Mali. His band is known as Ngoni ba.

He was born in Garana, Barouéli Cercle, 60 kilometres from Ségou in 1966. At the age of 12, he started playing the Ngoni. In the late 1980s he moved to the capital Bamako.

Kouyaté's debut album Segu Blue was released internationally in 2007 by Out Here Records and distributed in the U.K. by Proper Music Distribution. The album was produced by Lucy Durán. He has also appeared on a number of albums by Toumani Diabaté and has performed in several European countries. In 2010, Kouyaté has been on tour with Béla Fleck.

Kouyaté's wife, Amy Sacko, is also a successful solo artist and sings lead in his band. His father Mustapha Kouyaté was a ngoni player and his mother Yagaré Damba was a praise singer.

Kouyate, together with wife Sacko and Ngoni Ba, appeared at The 2013 Proms.

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