After spending too long in the musical fleshpots of Europe, it is back to Africa today. This is the first selection from the bumper haul of West African CDs I picked up in Paris last weekend. And what better way to get the ball rolling with a couple of tracks from "Kabako", the 2009 album from our old friend Nahawa Doumbia, the Queen of the Wassoulou sound from Southern Mali. Perfect for a Sunday.
"N'Teri" - Nahawa Doumbia (2009)
"Lelalo" - Nahawa Doumbia (2009)
From the same part of the world, here is a bit of jolliness from Aminata Kamissoko: