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Cheikh Lô

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Cheikh Lô

Cheikh Lô has been played on NTS in shows including The Do!! You!!! Breakfast Show w/ Charlie Bones, featured first on 30 September 2015. Songs played include Boul Di Tagale, Boul Di Tagale and M'Beddemi.

Mbalax, the intricate dance music of Senegal, has been made more accessible to Western listeners by Cheikh Lô (born Cheikh N'Digel Lô). Softening the hard edges of mbalax and incorporating elements of salsa, Zairian/Congolese rhumba, folk, and jazz, Lô has created an infectious, hook-laden style of pop music. While Roots World described Lô's musical approach by writing "complemented by the acoustic guitar, exploding tama, and free-falling electric bass, Lô's voice…

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Boul Di Tagale
Cheikh NDiguël Lô
Saprom Productions1995
Boul Di Tagale
Cheikh NDiguël LôSaprom Productions1995
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Boul Di Tagale
Cheikh Lô
World Circuit1996
Boul Di Tagale
Cheikh LôWorld Circuit1996
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M'Beddemi
Cheikh N'Digël Lô
World Circuit1999
M'Beddemi
Cheikh N'Digël LôWorld Circuit1999
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Kelle Magni
Cheikh Lô
Because Music, Puma2006
Kelle Magni
Cheikh LôBecause Music, Puma2006
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