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  1. Band Aid pushback? West African stars sing their own tune on Ebola.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... when it comes to prevention, it is the musical stars, including reggae artist Tiken Jah Fakoly and pop-singer Salif Keita, not the nurses and doctors, who can spread prevention advice fastest. "These people are very popular musicians, everyone wants ...

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  2. The Ebola song for people who hate a Do They Know Ita s Christmas?aRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... Africa's rich music scene: Major artists including Ivorian reggae star Tiken Jah Fakoly, Mali's afro-pop singer Salif Keita and Senegalese rapper Didier Awadi are involved. It is, quite frankly, a better song than its Western equivalent. But more ...

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  3. ToDo ToDay: "Think With Your Hands," DC VegFest, PaperhausRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | City Paper

    ... with Chain & the Gang and DJ Baby Alcatraz . 10 p.m. at 5037 Connecticut Ave. NW. $12, all ages. Malian singer Salif Keita 's life did not begin easily. Keita has albinism; his family ostracized him for a time for his skin color, and he was teased ...

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  4. Salif Keita at Lisner Auditorium: Sunday, Sept. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | City Paper

    Malian singer Salif Keita's life did not begin easily. Keita has albinism; his family ostracized him for a time for his skin color, and he was teased by other kids.

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  5. Salif Keita's music remains rooted in Malian soilRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | The Georgia Straight

    to his homeland from France some 14 years ago, Malian singer Salif Keita has alternated freely between electric and acoustic settings to showcase his glorious voice. On his most recent album, 2012's TalA , he twinned them savvily, working with ...

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  6. Listen like JaggerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | The Star Online

    ... artists. The programme was kicked off in March, with Jagger introducing passengers to artists like Malian singer Salif Keita, and late Nigerian singer, saxophonist and band leader Fela Kuti, if they don't know them already. In April, Wainwright, an ...

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