Youssou N'Dour

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Far more than a nostalgia act, Baobab are one of the freshest and most exuberant African bands on the road today.
Made In Dakar | Nonesuch
By BANNING EYRE  |  June 17, 2008

Middle man

As Senegal’s pre-eminent pop singer, Youssou N’Dour has mastered the art of pleasing diverse audiences.
Youssou N’Dour bridges the gap
By BANNING EYRE  |  November 19, 2007

Amazing Grace

Michael Apted’s stirring if conventional bio-pic of 18th-century British abolitionist William Wilberforce offers rum, funneled into anti-slavery PM William Pitt the Younger, and sugar, in the form of the hero’s adoring wife, Barbara.
Polite under fire
By JUSTINE ELIAS  |  February 21, 2007