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Lionel Loueke

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Lionel Loueke

Lionel Loueke has been played on NTS shows including Questing w/ Zakia, with Benny's Tune first played on 23 November 2019.

Originally from the small West African nation of Benin, guitarist Lionel Loueke has enjoyed a meteoric rise over the past several years. In 2008 and 2009, he was picked as top Rising Star guitarist in Down Beat magazine’s annual Critics Poll. His sophomore release for Blue Note, Mwaliko, follows up 2007’s acclaimed Karibu with a series of searching, innovative, intimate duets with Angelique Kidjo, Esperanza Spalding, Richard Bona and Marcus Gilmore. Loueke also includes three new tracks featuring his longtime trio with Massimo Biolcati…

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Nonvignon
Lionel Loueke
Blue Note2008
Nonvignon
Lionel LouekeBlue Note2008
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Mivakpola
Jeff Ballard Trio, Lionel Loueke, Miguel Zenon
Okeh2013
Mivakpola
Jeff Ballard Trio, Lionel Loueke, Miguel ZenonOkeh2013
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Okagbe
Lionel Loueke
Space Time Records2005
Okagbe
Lionel LouekeSpace Time Records2005
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Benny's Tune
Lionel Loueke
Blue Note2008
Benny's Tune
Lionel LouekeBlue Note2008
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