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Djelimady Tounkara is a Malian musician and one of the foremost guitarists in Africa.

Born in the culturally rich town of Kita, east of the Malian capital, Bamako, Djelimady grew up surrounded with traditional music played by members of his family. The Tounkaras are Griots, musicians and historians by birth. Djelimady played drum and , a banjo-like lute, as a boy. When he moved to Mali's capital, Bamako, during the 1960s, he had actually planned to work as a… read more

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  • Avatar for Soci0path
    ... An 'overlooked' True artist ... you wouldn't think so looking at the man's face,... Djelimady Tounkara is not sexy m.f*er.. he's blessed instead... Check-out: Mezzo live _AfroCubism ''Live at Paris'' - 2010 , Outstanding live.
  • Avatar for sayfuddeen
    mashalla, mashaalla ...
  • Avatar for cerulean9
    Djelimady Tounkara or Djélimady Tounkara?
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    !!! 0||0 !!!

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