Music from Around the World : Ali Farka Toure (Mali)

BY Abhishek Mathur | PUBLISHED: 30 June 2016

Ali Farka Toure is a famous singer and multi-instrumentalist from Mali. His music is widely regarded as representing a point of intersection of traditional Malian music and its North American cousin, the blues. According to famous film maker Martin Scorsese, Farka Toure’s music contains the DNA of the Blues.

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30 June 2016