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Mor Thiam

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Mor Thiam

Mor Thiam has been played on NTS shows including Jazzman, with Ayo Ayo Nene (Blessing For The New Born Baby) first played on 2 August 2016.

Mor Thiam (born Mor Dogo Thiam in Dakar, Senegal, c. 1941) is a Senegalese drummer, cultural historian, and entertainment consultant. His surname is pronounced "Chahm."

Thiam, a member of the Dogon ethnic group, played drums from before the age of eight and had begun playing professionally by age 12. His surname, Thiam, means "historian" in his native tongue, and he comes from a family whose members use drums to tell the story of Senegal's Wolof people. His instruments include tama,…

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Ayo Ayo Nene (Blessing For The New Born Baby)
Mor Thiam
Rite Record Productions1973
Ayo Ayo Nene (Blessing For The New Born Baby)
Mor ThiamRite Record Productions1973
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Kanfera (Return Of Fisher)
Mor Thiam
Rite Record Productions1973
Kanfera (Return Of Fisher)
Mor ThiamRite Record Productions1973
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