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Bembeya Jazz National

Bembeya Jazz National has been played on NTS over 20 times, featured on 17 episodes and was first played on 22 February 2015.

Bembaya Jazz National is a Guinean jazz group that gained fame in the 1960s for their infectious Afropop rhythms. They are considered one of the most significant bands in Guinean music. Many of their recordings are based on traditional folk music in the country and have been fused with jazz and Afropop style. Featuring guitarist Sekou 'Diamond Fingers' Diabate, who grew up in a traditional griot musical family, the band won over fans in Conakry, Guinea's capital city, during the heady…

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Alalake
Bembeya Jazz National
Editions Syliphone Conakry1970
Alalake
Bembeya Jazz NationalEditions Syliphone Conakry1970
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Beni Ibara
Bembeya - Jazz National
Editions Syliphone Conakry1971
Beni Ibara
Bembeya - Jazz NationalEditions Syliphone Conakry1971
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Waraba
Bembeya Jazz National
Editions Syliphone Conakry1970
Waraba
Bembeya Jazz NationalEditions Syliphone Conakry1970
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Petit Sekou
Bembeya Jazz National
Cantos2006
Petit Sekou
Bembeya Jazz NationalCantos2006
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Armée Guinéenne
Bembeya-Jazz National
Editions Syliphone Conakry1974
Armée Guinéenne
Bembeya-Jazz NationalEditions Syliphone Conakry1974
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Wouloukoro
Bembeya Jazz National
Editions Syliphone Conakry1971
Wouloukoro
Bembeya Jazz NationalEditions Syliphone Conakry1971
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Sabou
Bembeya Jazz
Marabi Productions2002
Sabou
Bembeya JazzMarabi Productions2002
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Ballaké
Bembeya-Jazz National
Editions Syliphone Conakry1974
Ballaké
Bembeya-Jazz NationalEditions Syliphone Conakry1974
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Petit Sékou
Bembeya Jazz National
Stern's Africa2004
Petit Sékou
Bembeya Jazz NationalStern's Africa2004
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Moussogbe
Bembeya Jazz National
Editions Syliphone Conakry1973
Moussogbe
Bembeya Jazz NationalEditions Syliphone Conakry1973
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