Youssou Ndour

Youssou Ndour

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This book is about Senegalese Pop star Youssou Ndour, also known as the king of mbalax music. The word mbalax was the name given to a specific drumming beat. Today, it is used to name a musical genre played by Wolof and Serer percussionists to entertain people at almost every family event such as naming and wedding ceremonies, storytelling, dances, and others, generally held by Senegalese women. Almost all social and family events are, or can be, musicalized in Senegal:… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers (November 13, 2020)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 158 pages

File size: 8 MB

Protection: Drm+lcp

Language: English

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