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Calle Nueva York feat Paco Mendoza & Neva

Big Lazy records The Beatles song Girl. From the album Dear Trouble (Fall 2019). With guest Steven Bernstein - trumpet.

Voici le clip officel du single "Ma beauté" de N'do-Man, dédié à toutes les beautés africaines. New release from Ndo-Man “Ma Beaute” a smooth rap salutingto African women.

The beautiful voices of Colombia’s Pacific coast Canalon de Timbiqui now celebrating the release “Mar y Rio” a new album

Old Growth Series - Season 3 - Episode 8 Outside Magazine presents Lost Bayou Ramblers in this episode of the Pickathon Old Growth Series. Visit Outside Magazine ( on the 1st Thursday of every month for a new Old Growth Series episode in Season 3 (Oct. 2018 - Aug. 2019).
Bombino at Le Poisson Rouge March 20th 2019 (r. Ortiz)

Fado Festival NYC May 1st-May 4th and walking tour of Ironbound in Newark May 11th

Coumba Gawlo Seck from Senegal, video provided by her manager Alex Boicel, SIYO, a song about marraige in the Halpular ethnic community of Senegal.

Natu Camara from “Dimedi” album release October 30th 2018

Cameroon vocalist Mirya Bika’a performance at Visa For Music Rabat, November 2018

Etienne Innocent Serge La Thron, above, a master traditional drummer formerly with the National Ballet de Cote d’Ivoire performing with his multigenerational group.