Afropop Worldwide
4:24 pm
Tue October 23, 2012

Afropop Roadshow: Spotlight Sierra Leone

Fri. 10/26 10p: Afropop’s Roadshow series continues with a focus on new music and interviews from Sierra Leone.

Electric Bubu music from Janka Nabay, hip hop from Bajah and The Dry Eye Crew, the latest from Sierra Leone’s Refugee All-Stars, and introducing the brilliant Sorie Kondi. Israeli maestro Idan Raichel talks about his collaborations with Mali’s Vieux Farka Touré and musicians from Sudan.

Also, new Madagascar salegy boogie from Jaojoby, the arrival in the US of exiled Cameroonian legend Lapiro de Mbanga, and lots more!