Foday Musa Suso is one of The Gambia’s most famous musicians and a virtuoso kora player.
Sura Susso, brother of world renowned kora player Seckou Keita, is fast becoming an international name in his own right. He will be appearing at Shoreham’s Ropetackle Centre on Saturday 2nd June and is well worth checking out if you are in the area. Sura is also appearing as a special guest on Thursday 10th May [...]
For now, on a humid Monday morning, what more could you want than a couple of tracks from the very wonderful Alhaji Bai Konte?
From CNN, a story about a Gambian kora player entertaining commuters and travellers on the New York underground.
Jali Bakary Konteh playing kora