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Singer and broadcaster Lopa Kothari presents her own global musical mix. Featuring a concert from Belgium's Sfinks Festival by one of the most famous voices of Africa, Baaba Maal.

1 hour, 45 minutes

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Mon 14 Apr 2008 23:15

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