Malian singer Fatoumata Diawara has become one of the most important voices of the new African artistic generation in recent years. Whether she is crooning through her soft ballads, or jumping on stage with a wild energy feeding off her funk tunes, she manages to captivate her audience at every single one of her shows.
As a child she became a member of her father’s dance troupe and was a popular performer of the wildly flailing didadi dance from Wassoulou, her ancestral home in western Mali. ...Show the whole text
57 attendees (None invited)
The Jazz Cafe
5 Parkway, Camden Town