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Thione Seck

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Thione Seck

Thione Seck has been played on NTS in shows including SNO, featured first on 1 June 2019. Songs played include Ballago and Aïda Soukeu.

Thione Ballago Seck (born March 12, 1955) is one of Senegal's greatest singers and musicians in the mbalax genre, on par with Baaba Maal and Youssou N'dour although he hasn't achieved the same level of fame outside his country. Seck comes from a family of "griot" singers from the Wolof people of Senegal. His first job was with Orchestre Baobab, but he later formed his own band, Raam Daan, which he still heads.

Seck's album Orientation was one of four nominated for…

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Ballago
Thione Seck
Stern's Africa2005
Ballago
Thione SeckStern's Africa2005
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Aïda Soukeu
Thione Seck
Socadisc1988
Aïda Soukeu
Thione SeckSocadisc1988
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