My dear readers listen to the music of West Africa. A true delicacy.
The world's heard about Issa thanks to Six Degrees Records label based in San Francisco.
How many musicians from West Africa are yet to discover ?
Bagayogo worked as a minibus driver in the Malian capital Bamako for years.In 90's he recorded some cassettes, but his music remained undervalued. He had to work as a driver until the establishment of cooperation with the Americans.
His full discography:
Sya (1999) Six Degrees Records
Timbuktu (2002) Six Degrees Records
Tassoumakan (2004) Six Degrees Records
Mali Koura (2008) Six Degrees Records