Baaba Maal
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1953-11-12
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Baaba Maal Biography (Wikipedia)

Baaba Maal (born 12 November 1953) is a Senegalese singer and guitarist born in Podor, on the Senegal River. He is well known in Africa and internationally is one of Senegal's most famous musicians. In addition to acoustic guitar, he also plays percussion. He has released several albums, both for independent and major labels. In July 2003, he was made a UNDP Youth Emissary.

Baaba sings primarily in Pulaar and is the foremost promoter of the traditions of the Pulaar-speaking people, who live on either side of the Senegal River in the ancient Senegalese kingdom of Futa Tooro.

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2016 Glastonbury
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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2016-06-24T05:33:29
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2016
2016 Glastonbury

2016 Glastonbury

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Worthy Farm, Pilton
2016 BBC Arts at Hay Festival
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Hay-on-Wye
2016-05-26T05:33:29
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2016
2016 BBC Arts at Hay Festival

2016 BBC Arts at Hay Festival

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Hay-on-Wye
Prom 40 - Africa 05 Proms 2005
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Royal Albert Hall
2005-08-13T05:33:29
13
Aug
2005

Prom 40 - Africa 05 Proms 2005

22:00
Royal Albert Hall

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