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Baaba Maal at Joe's Pub in New York City

Read "Baaba Maal at Joe's Pub in New York City" reviewed by Ziga Koritnik


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Album Review

Baaba Maal: Missing You (Mi Yeewnii)

Read "Missing You (Mi Yeewnii)" reviewed by AAJ Staff


Senegalese singer Baaba Maal has a voice that projects such intensity that it almost doesn't matter what musical setting he chooses, but smaller groups and acoustic instruments do him the most justice. The amazing thing about Missing you (Mi Yeewnii), recorded in the Afro-pop musician's literal backyard, is that it really does sound like a performance at home. It opens with Maal singing characteristically brightly amidst faint cries from children playing in the background (and a rooster crowing a minute ...


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