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N'diaye, Madina / Bimogow
Album:Bimogow Collection:World
Artist:N'diaye, Madina Added:01/2006
Label:Sound Of World 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2006-01-29 Pull Date:2006-04-02 Charts:Reggae/World
Week Ending:19 Mar12 Mar26 Feb19 Feb12 Feb5 Feb
Airplays:211113

 Recent Airplay
1.Mar 17, 2006:No Cover, No Minimum
Moussow
4.Feb 21, 2006:At the Cafe Bohemian
Moussow
2.Mar 15, 2006:Afro Rhythms
Nani
5.Feb 15, 2006:Afro Rhythms
Nani
3.Mar 08, 2006:Afro Rhythms
Farafina
6.Feb 07, 2006:At the Cafe Bohemian - J-Pop
Fete A La Trinite

Album Review
Decca
Reviewed 2006-01-27 
A female kora player! She’s something of a champion for women’s rights in Mali, especially their right to produce music and have access to instruments traditionally reserved for men. Trained by Toumani Diabate. She’s a dextrous player, and the compositions are very cool, mostly midtempo and featuring her kind of shrill (though not unpleaseant) voice leading a female chorus.

1. Relaxed and sweet. Nicely swaying.
*2. Gets the head nodding. Good showcase for her kora.
*3. A more upbeat bounce w/nice vocals.
4. High vocals, balafon accents, midtempo.
*5. A capella intro. Kora/balafon/chorus. Nice percussion. Mid/up.
6. Fast w/tripping vocals and strong work from all.
7. Spoken intro. Sweet, midtempo w/a bright sound.
8. Starts slow, gets into a catchy perc-driven blend.
*9. A touch of the Carribbean. Sweet, playful, midtempo Calypso.
10. High chorus, drums, mid/uptempo blend.
11. Relaxed quiet version of #3. Sweet and lowkey.
12. Acoustic, quiet version of #6. Just voice & kora. Lovely.

Track Listing
1.Bimogow 7.Dambe
2.Moussow 8.Gouma
3.Farafina 9.Fete A La Trinite
4.Barabaliya 10.Banamba
5.Nani 11.Farafina (Acoustic Style)
6.Tounga 12.Tounga (Acoustic Style)