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 Senegal's most famous musician. 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.
- God Only Knows (BBC Music)http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p0285vtj.jpg2014-10-07T18:50:00ZTo celebrate the launch of BBC Music we've remade The Beach Boys' masterpiece God Only Knows with the help of a few friends…http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/clips#p0286057Selected ClipSelected ClipVideo 3 mins
God Only Knows (BBC Music)
- Baaba Maal talks about contemporary African musichttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p025v1n6.jpg2011-04-04T23:00:45ZBaaba Maal talks about contemporary African music, and how much more international looking young musicians are today. An extract from the BBC Four documentary The African Rock 'n' Roll Years.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/clips#p00g4d1vSelected ClipSelected ClipVideo 2 mins
Baaba Maal talks about contemporary African music