Tamikrest (Tamashek for the node, the alliance, the future) is a band whose members belong to the people of the Tuareg. The band was founded in 2006. They mix Tuareg music with Western rock and pop music. Her singing is in Tamashek. Main songwriter of the band’s frontman Ousmane Ag Mossa.
Here is their song “Toumast Anlet ” from their 2013 album “Chatma”
and a clip with live pictures “awesome “
Omara “Bombino” Moctar is an internationally acclaimed Tuareg guitarist and singer-songwriter from Agadez, Niger. His music frequently addresses Tuareg geopolitical concerns and is sung in the Tuareg language of Tamashek. Bombino is the subject of the documentary film Agadez, the Music and the Rebellion.
Here is his song “Amidine”
Pokolgép is a Hungarian heavy metal band formed in the early 1980s (around 1982).They were among the first heavy metal bands in Hungary along with other bands like Moby Dick and Ossian.
My grandma came from Hungary and married a Croatian , in this region of former Yougoslavia lived a lot of people with hungarian or german origin, so they´ve learned in school as my mother and my father did , the german or the hungarian language . Unfortunately i never did , i learned french , english and italian in school .
Here is their metal ballad “Hol Van a szo ” what could be translated with ” Where is the sun ” the band name Pokolglep means “bomb “
by the way the band still consists
The Souljazz Orchestra is a Canadian musical group based in Ottawa that has toured Canada, the United States and Europe. Their music is a fusion of soul, jazz, funk, afrobeat and Latin styles.
Here is their song “Insurrection”
Kurt Donald Cobain (* 20. Februar 1967 in Aberdeen, Washington; † 5. April 1994 in Seattle)
Nabyla Maan (Arabic : نبيلة معان ) is a young Moroccan singer-songwriter, born on December 6, 1987 in Fes, Morocco.
Nabyla recorded her first album in 2005 “D’nya”, in which she sings in Moroccan Arabic, Classical Arabic and French, including two reprises of Nass El Ghiwane’s famous songs “Allah Ya Molana” and “Essiniya”. Her album was sold to hundreds of thousand copies and allowed her to be showcased in concerts in Morocco and Europe. At age 19, she was the youngest Arab and African artist to perform at the Olympia music hall in Paris. (wiki )
Here ist the title song of her first album ” D´nya “
Espoir 2000 is a Zouglou group from the Côte d’Ivoire/ Ivory Coast. The group was formed by three young men in the community of Koumassi, Abidjan in 1997. In their songs they are announcing the society problems. Listen to their great song “Je t’aime”: