Desert Blues: Ambiances Du SaharaVarious

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  • 1. Youssou N'Dour – Sama Guent Guii
  • 2. Baly Othmani & Steve Shehan – Kel Akalin
  • 3. Tata Dindin – Duniya
  • 4. Ensemble El Moukhadrami – Beyt Bieh
  • 5. Aster Aweke – Y'Shebellu
  • 6. Dimi Mint Abba – Ashabab Yidie Shabab Aldual
  • 7. Hakmoun & Adam Rudolph – Ma' Bud Allah
  • 8. Oumou Sangare – Saa Magni
  • 9. Abdel Gadir Salim – Almaryood
  • 10. Sona Diabate – M'Bore
  • 11. Kante Manfila – Agne Anko
  • 12. Hamza El Din – Mwashah
  • 13. Abdel Gadir Sallim – Umri Ma Bansa
  • 14. Mahmoud Ahmed – Ere Mela Mela/Meche Neu

First ever vinyl release of this classic, comprehensive collection of songs and music in the tradition of the Sahara, Sahel and the surrounding territories. Featuring artists such as Baly Othmani, Dimi Mint Abba, Youssou N’Dour and more.

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