Kemba Sussoko began learning to play the Mandinka's Kora at
He is the equivalent at the European troubadour. Kemba is
a griot vocalist who also plays the kora, a half-gourd with
a neck with 21 strings, tense as a harp. The songs he plays
are almost all traditional and meant as tribute to rulers
or deceased, or for special family.
• La kora des griots
Released: November 1997
Label : Peoples CD 778
3. Ca va?
6. Almamy Samori