Archive | July 24, 2014

Womad 2014: Youssou N’Dour – Senegal’s minister of sound

Womad festival headliner Youssou N’Dour tells Mark Hudson about his journey from grooves to government – and back againg> ‘When you’re outside politics, it’s very easy to say, ‘Why didn’t they think of that?’ or ‘Why are they so slow?’ But when you get inside, you realise how complicated the processes are.” Africa’s biggest music […]

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