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Lucy Duran visits Kenya where she meets the singer Suzanna Owiyo in Nairobi. Plus she hears rain songs in the north of the country which frequently suffers from terrible drought, and in the south, she records the Massai who sing of the dangers of cattle raiding. Producer James Parkin.

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Music Played

  • Suzanna Owiyo

    Anyango Pod Itin

    • BBC Recording.
    • 16th September 2009 in Nairobi.
  • Suzanna Owiyo

    Jamer

    • BBC Recording.
    • 16th September 2009 in Nairobi.
  • Joseph Nyamungu

    Nagalo Ni Piny Odagi Ti Anwango ni piny o u ie

    • BBC Recording.
    • 16th September 2009 in Nairobi.
  • Suzanna Owiyo

    Gonya

    • BBC Recording.
    • 16th September 2009 in Nairobi.
  • Massai People of Kitengeli

    Rain Song

    • BBC Recording.
    • 17th September 2009 in Kitengeli.
  • Massai People of Kitengeli

    Rain Song

    • BBC Recording.
    • 17th September 2009 in Kitengeli.
  • Massai People of Kitengeli

    Raiding Song

    • BBC Recording.
    • 17th September 2009 in Kitengeli.
  • Massai People of Kitengeli

    The Herding Song

    • BBC Recording.
    • 17th September 2009 in Kitengeli.
  • The Women of Kiltamany Village

    God should not go to Sleep

    • BBC Recording.
    • 18th September 2009 in Kiltamany.
  • The Women of Kiltamany Village

    Rain Song

    • BBC Recording.
    • 18th September 2009 in Kiltamany.

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