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Mamadou Diabate - Griot Classique
Mamadou Diabate - Griot Classique
Performer: Mamadou Diabate
Title: Griot Classique
Label: JRS
Country: US
Released: 14 Jul 2014
Style: African, Griot
Cat: 001
Rating: 4.4/5
Format: MP3, FLAC, WMA
FLAC size: 1643 mb | MP3 size: 1922 mb | WMA size: 1944 mb

1Sambou De Mande6:31
2Nelson Mandela6:16
3Amadou Ly6:13
6Keep It Simple4:42
7Master Kora Only15:15
9Bi Kaira5:39
10Ahlah Barison5:50


  • Artwork, Photography ByChris Charles
  • Kora, Co-producerMamadou Diabate
  • Mastered By [Assistant]Teddy Mak
  • Producer, Engineer, Mixed By, Mastered ByJason Richmond


"The album is dedicated to my father, Djelimory N’fa Diabate, and to Nelson Mandela; they were from the same generation and passed away two weeks apart in December 2013."

Recorded May 14-16 in Durham, North Carolina 2013 at Sound Pure Studios, United States


  • Barcode: 735885307523


  • Recorded At – Sound Pure Studios



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