Music from Burkina Faso – Malima Kone

Today, I was listening to some older songs here on our blog. Maybe you want to do this too, is really great to have so many different styles of music on every page…. Just enter http://xworldmusic.wordpress.com/page/mmm/ , and replace the mmm through a page number (from 2-275)

Malima Kone was born 1984 in Ouagadougou, the capital of Burkina Faso, a country with 68 different languages and a music-based culture. In the 90s, he came to the US. Here’s his song “Dambe“, a song of a mother in tears who is worried about a better tomorrow for the children:

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8 thoughts on “Music from Burkina Faso – Malima Kone

  1. I know a person coming from BF , he organizes each year the import of BF- Mangos and sell them in schools , the money was always used to built up schools in BF – like that too^^

  2. Pingback: Music from Burkina Faso – Malima Kone & Les Harmonies | Worldmusic

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