We’ve featured this collaboration before – a rapper/beatboxer/singer-songwriter from Syracuse, NY and an electrifying African kora sensation from Guinea. But trust the Guardian (UK) which states: “A gloriously accessible collision of styles. It’s an unlikely collaboration that works, magnificently.” Joe Driscoll & Sekou Kouyate were featured last week on NPR’s World Cafe “Next” and have been receiving rave reviews across the board. Their debut album Faya is out February 18th on Cumbancha Discovery.

Check them out!

 

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