Bassekou Kouyaté
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1966
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Bassekou Kouyaté

Bassekou Kouyaté Biography (Wikipedia)

Bassekou Kouyaté (born 1966) 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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Wele Cuba
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Wele Cuba
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Miri
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Miri
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Wild Goose Chase
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Wild Goose Chase
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Deli
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Deli
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Miri
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Miri
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Kanto kelena (feat. Habib Koité)
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Kanto kelena (feat. Habib Koité)
Bassekou Kouyaté
Tabital Pulaaku (feat. Afel Bocoum)
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Tabital Pulaaku (feat. Afel Bocoum)
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Wele Cuba (feat. Madera Limpia)
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Wele Cuba (feat. Madera Limpia)
Bassekou Kouyaté
Jama Ko
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Jama Ko
Ngoni ba
Deli
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Deli
Bassekou Kouyaté
Ayé Sira Bla
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Ayé Sira Bla

Ayé Sira Bla

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Ngoni Ba ‎
Bassekou Kouyaté
Jama Ko (Masalo Blueprint Version)
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Jama Ko (Masalo Blueprint Version)
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Bassekouni
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Bassekouni

Bassekouni

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Ngoni Ba
Bassekou Kouyaté
Sinaly
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Sinaly
Bassekou Kouyaté
Bassekou
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Bassekou
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Dankou
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Dankou

Dankou

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Madou
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Madou
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Djadje
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Djadje
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Moustafa
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Moustafa
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Ngoni Fola
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Ngoni Fola
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Poye 2 (with Taj Mahal)
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Poye 2 (with Taj Mahal)
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Mali Koori (cotton song)
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Mali Koori (cotton song)
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Karamo
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Karamo
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Torin Torin
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Torin Torin
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Bambugu Blues
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Bambugu Blues
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Mbowdi
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Mbowdi
Bassekou Houyate & Bassekou Houyate
Juru Nami
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Juru Nami

Juru Nami

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Bassekou Houyate
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Bassekou Houyate
Bassekou Kouyaté
Mbaudi
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Mbaudi
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Segu Blue
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Segu Blue
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Poi
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Poi
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Bambouguchi instrumental
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Bambouguchi instrumental
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Da Monzon
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Da Monzon
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Instrumental piece in honour of Da Monzon
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Instrumental piece in honour of Da Monzon
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Past BBC Events

Proms 2013: Prom 54: World Routes Prom
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Royal Albert Hall
2013-08-22T10:53:36
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Aug
2013
Proms 2013: Prom 54: World Routes Prom

Proms 2013: Prom 54: World Routes Prom

Royal Albert Hall
Glastonbury: 2013
https://www.bbc.co.uk/events/ej58q9
Worthy Farm, Pilton
2013-06-30T10:53:36
30
Jun
2013

Glastonbury: 2013

Worthy Farm, Pilton
Proms 2008: Prom 17 - Winners of BBC Radio 3 World Music Awards 2008
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Royal Albert Hall
2008-07-30T10:53:36
30
Jul
2008

Proms 2008: Prom 17 - Winners of BBC Radio 3 World Music Awards 2008

Royal Albert Hall

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